De Soto Parish

De Soto Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (September 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 10,520
Total Employed 9,891
Total Un-employed 629
Unemployment Rate 6.0%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, September 2018
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 31.56%
White Collar 49.11%
Service and Farm 19.34%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q4 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,802 $982
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 104 $794
Mining 1,063 $1,563
Utilities 178 $1,209
Construction 338 $749
Manufacturing * *
Wholesale trade 66 $829
Retail trade 877 $523
Transportation and warehousing 258 $1,154
Information 46 $877
Finance and insurance 152 $927
Real estate and rental and leasing 21 $785
Professional and technical services 80 $757
Management of companies and enterprises 14 $3,540
Administrative and waste services 235 $611
Educational services * *
Health care and social assistance 697 $675
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 32 $397
Accommodation and food services 374 $246
Other services, except public administration 89 $632
Public administration 429 $790
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q4 2017. Released July 2018.