Webster Parish

Webster Parish Workforce

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (October 2019)


Civilian Labor Force 14,365
Total Employed 13,483
Total Un-employed 882
Unemployment Rate 6.1%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, October 2019
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2019)

Blue Collar 32.41%
White Collar 46.71%
Service and Farm 20.88%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2019)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 11,669 $737
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 34 $821
Mining 466 $1,521
Utilities 87 $1,081
Construction 903 $988
Manufacturing 1,464 $1,046
Wholesale trade 437 $903
Retail trade 1,867 $515
Transportation and warehousing 413 $1,095
Information 98 $733
Finance and insurance 271 $774
Real estate and rental and leasing 73 $654
Professional and technical services 282 $710
Management of companies and enterprises 38 $583
Administrative and waste services 290 $618
Educational services * *
Healthcare and social assistance 2,131 $635
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 79 $462
Accommodation and food services 852 $260
Other services, except public administration 155 $595
Public administration 654 $784
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2019. Released September 2019.