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

Champaign, Illinois Metro Area

MSA: Champaign-Urbana, IL
counties: Champaign, Ford, Piatt
Population (2016 estimate): 239,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.8%
NFP Employment (2016): 109,000
Average Earnings (2016): $36,690

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 5,910 60.3 1.2 $79,100
Business and Financial Operations 3,830 39.1 0.8 $57,660
IT and Mathematical 2,280 23.3 0.8 $67,990
Architecture and Engineering 1,300 13.2 0.7 $65,810
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 1,060 10.8 1.3 $59,850
Community and Social Services 1,470 15.0 1.0 $42,300
Education, Training, and Library 12,260 125.1 2.0 $48,950
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 970 10.0 0.7 $45,310
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 6,390 65.2 1.1 $54,590
Healthcare Support 2,780 28.3 1.0 $26,610
Protective Services 1,850 18.8 0.8 $39,980
Food Preparation and Serving Related 9,950 101.6 1.1 $19,460
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 3,330 34.0 1.1 $26,580
Personal Care and Services 2,190 22.4 0.7 $23,170
Sales and Related 8,880 90.7 0.9 $22,870
Office and Administrative Support 16,020 163.5 1.0 $30,480
Construction and Extraction 2,960 30.2 0.8 $65,560
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 3,280 33.5 0.9 $42,280
Production 5,230 53.4 0.8 $31,070
Transportation and Material Moving 5,150 52.6 0.8 $27,890

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