Bossier Parish

Bossier Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (September 2020)

Civilian Labor Force 57,470
Total Employed 54,141
Total Un-employed 3,329
Unemployment Rate 5.8%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, September 2020.

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2020)

Blue Collar 20.28%
White Collar 62.79%
Service and Farm 16.94%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2020, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2020)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 44,452 $795
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 163 $890
Mining 1,215 $1,660
Utilities 253 $1,766
Construction 2,063 $880
Manufacturing 2,228 $1,229
Wholesale trade 1,816 $1,109
Retail trade 6,848 $558
Transportation and warehousing 1,063 $1,072
Information 465 $906
Finance and insurance 988 $1,167
Real estate and rental and leasing 827 $842
Professional and technical services 1,911 $1,077
Management of companies and enterprises 257 $1,247
Administrative and waste services 2,005 $601
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 4,500 $845
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 1,509 $642
Accommodation and food services 7,806 $384
Other services, except public administration 1,201 $591
Public administration 3,153 $1,174
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2020. Released July 2020.