De Soto Parish

De Soto Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (August 2019)

Civilian Labor Force 10,571
Total Employed 9,918
Total Un-employed 653
Unemployment Rate 6.2%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, August 2019
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2019)

Blue Collar 30.40%
White Collar 51.77%
Service and Farm 17.83%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2019)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 7,031 1,044
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 115 $811
Mining 1,046 $2,061
Utilities 164 $1,817
Construction 452 $704
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 43 $1,058
Retail trade 898 $543
Transportation and warehousing 314 $1,211
Information 45 $880
Finance and insurance 147 $780
Real estate and rental and leasing 20 $524
Professional and technical services 102 $735
Management of companies and enterprises 7 $2,801
Administrative and waste services 175 $583
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 679 $649
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 35 $392
Accommodation and food services 365 $253
Other services, except public administration 84 $635
Public administration 460 $761
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2019. Released September 2019.