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

Chico, California Metro Area

MSA: Chico, CA
county: Butte
Population (2016 estimate): 227,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 6.5%
NFP Employment (2016): 80,000
Average Earnings (2016): $44,410

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 3,260 44.1 0.9 $75,720
Business and Financial Operations 2,350 31.8 0.6 $56,680
IT and Mathematical 1,320 17.8 0.6 $64,210
Architecture and Engineering 610 8.3 0.5 $74,510
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 500 6.8 0.8 $47,670
Community and Social Services 2,070 28.1 2.0 $42,560
Legal and Judicial 400 5.4 0.7 $61,880
Education, Training, and Library 6,550 88.7 1.4 $49,250
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 800 10.8 0.8 $36,140
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 5,590 75.6 1.3 $83,410
Healthcare Support 2,670 36.2 1.3 $30,500
Protective Services 1,270 17.2 0.7 $51,860
Food Preparation and Serving Related 8,640 117.0 1.3 $22,490
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 2,890 39.1 1.2 $25,400
Personal Care and Services 3,370 45.7 1.4 $22,700
Sales and Related 7,620 103.2 1.0 $27,310
Office and Administrative Support 11,140 150.8 1.0 $32,960
Construction and Extraction 2,700 36.5 0.9 $46,560
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,760 37.4 1.0 $39,340
Production 3,330 45.1 0.7 $30,180
Transportation and Material Moving 3,290 44.6 0.6 $27,970

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