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WORK FORCE

Average Employment | Shreveport-Bossier MSA 2017

Total Civilian Labor Force 189,700
Total Employment 181,700
Total Unemployment  8,100
Unemployment Rate (MSA Annual Average) 5.4%
Bossier Unemployment Rate 3.4%

 

 

Average Payroll Employment by Industry Sector | 2017

Accommodation & Food Service 7,867
Administrative & Waste Service 19,031
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting

108

Arts, Entertainment & Recreation 1,979
Construction 2,467
Finance & Insurance 964
Health Care & Social Assistance 4,534
Information 583
Management of Companies & Enterprises 223
Manufacturing 1,748
Mining 1,003
Other Services, Except Public Administration 1,049
Professional & Technical Services 975
Public Administration 2,995
Real Estate, Rental & Leasing 623
Retail Trade 7,370
Transportation & Warehouse 898
Utilities 216
Wholesale Trade 1,831

 

2017 Occupational Employment & Wage Rates | 7th Regional Labor Market Area

Occupation  Employment   Median  Annual Wage
Architecture and Engineering 2,030 $65,394
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media 1,470 $35,329
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance  8,370 $19,832
Business and Financial Operations 6,640 $51,438
Community and Social Services 2,950 $40,580
Computer and Mathematical 1,610 $57,815
Construction and Extraction 9,960 $35,807
Education Training and Library 15,340 $45,734
Farming, Fishing and Forestry 340 $34,319
Food Preparation and Serving Related 21,710 $18,663
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical 18,290 $50,248
Healthcare Support 8,450 $23,035
Installation, Maintenance and Repair 11,220 $37,368
Legal 1,210 $53,777
Life, Physical, and Social Science 950 $58,661
Management 8,850 $75,803
Office and Administrative Support 32,180 $29,009
Personal Care and Service 9,330 $19,098
Production 12,790 $33,754
Protective Service 5,480 $36,865
Sales and Related 27,410 $22,638
Transportation and Material Movement 15,110 $27,885

Source: Louisiana Workforce Commission, Louisiana Occupational Information System (LOIS) 

 

MSA Average Non-Farm Employment | August 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment 180,700
   
Construction 8,800
Mining & Logging 4,400
Manufacturing 10,200
Trade, Transportation & Utilities 36,800
Information 1,900
Financial Activities 7,600
Professional & Business Services 17,600
 – Administration & Waste Services 10,200
Education & Health Services 33,300
Leisure & Hospitality 24,100
Other Services 6,700
Total Government 30,500
 – Federal Government 4,800
 – State Government 5,000
 – Local Government 29,300

Source: Louisiana Workforce Commission, U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics

Information updated August 2018

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