Union Parish

Union Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (October 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 9156
Total Employed 8728
Total Un-employed 428
Unemployment Rate 4.7%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, October 2017.
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2017)

Blue Collar 31.79%
White Collar 50.49%
Service and Farm 17.72%
Nielsen Segmentation & Market Solutions 2017 Demographic Snapshot.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 4,797 $596
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 152 $793
Mining 5 $439
Utilities 50 $1,059
Construction 265 $690
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 60 $1,174
Retail trade 605 $480
Transportation and warehousing 150 $785
Information 48 $1,174
Finance and insurance 106 $863
Real estate and rental and leasing 8 $347
Professional and technical services 64 $898
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 202 $494
Educational services 563 $571
Health care and social assistance 624 $544
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 36 $435
Accommodation and food services 224 $234
Other services, except public administration 48 $494
Public administration 270 $722
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2017. Released September 2017.