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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Beaumont, Texas Metro Area

MSA: Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
counties: Hardin, Jefferson, Newton, Orange
Population (2016 estimate): 410,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 8.1%
NFP Employment (2016): 164,000
Average Earnings (2016): $43,940

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 6,260 38.6 0.8 $93,650
Business and Financial Operations 4,910 30.2 0.6 $65,120
IT and Mathematical 1,380 8.5 0.3 $58,150
Architecture and Engineering 4,690 28.9 1.6 $88,540
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 1,650 10.2 1.2 $63,060
Community and Social Services 1,580 9.7 0.7 $40,750
Legal and Judicial 870 5.4 0.7 $77,500
Education, Training, and Library 9,000 55.4 0.9 $43,180
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 1,090 6.7 0.5 $36,770
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 10,070 62.0 1.1 $55,460
Healthcare Support 3,230 19.9 0.7 $24,760
Protective Services 4,920 30.3 1.3 $44,500
Food Preparation and Serving Related 14,830 91.3 1.0 $18,810
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 4,110 25.3 0.8 $19,810
Personal Care and Services 5,780 35.6 1.1 $18,250
Sales and Related 17,190 105.8 1.0 $26,340
Office and Administrative Support 23,740 146.2 0.9 $31,000
Construction and Extraction 12,130 74.7 1.9 $42,160
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 8,510 52.4 1.4 $44,030
Production 15,750 97.0 1.5 $52,230
Transportation and Material Moving 10,430 64.2 0.9 $32,910

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