Webster Parish

Webster Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (February 2018)


Civilian Labor Force 14,922
Total Employed 14,147
Total Un-employed 775
Unemployment Rate 5.2%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted,February 2018
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 32.59%
White Collar 46.04%
Service and Farm 21.38%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q3 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 11,269 $691
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 39 $739
Mining 304 $1,272
Utilities 83 $969
Construction 881 $844
Manufacturing 1,308 $991
Wholesale trade 451 $932
Retail trade 1,842 $461
Transportation and warehousing 481 $1,042
Information 100 $778
Finance and insurance 277 $750
Real estate and rental and leasing 86 $669
Professional and technical services 234 $777
Management of companies and enterprises 37 $560
Administrative and waste services 361 $618
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 2,128 $628
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 107 $434
Accommodation and food services 813 $250
Other services, except public administration 162 $540
Public administration 654 $762
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2017. Released March 2018.