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

Dayton, Ohio Metro Area

MSA: Dayton, OH
counties: Greene, Miami, Montgomery
Population (2016 estimate): 801,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.4%
NFP Employment (2016): 385,000
Average Earnings (2016): $38,380

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 15,270 41.2 0.8 $95,370
Business and Financial Operations 20,600 55.6 1.1 $67,860
IT and Mathematical 12,020 32.4 1.1 $75,870
Architecture and Engineering 9,870 26.6 1.5 $82,360
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 2,690 7.2 0.9 $76,050
Community and Social Services 5,280 14.2 1.0 $42,690
Legal and Judicial 1,880 5.1 0.7 $61,300
Education, Training, and Library 23,230 62.6 1.0 $52,940
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 4,420 11.9 0.9 $41,030
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 28,850 77.8 1.3 $59,970
Healthcare Support 15,380 41.5 1.4 $26,150
Protective Services 7,590 20.5 0.9 $37,330
Food Preparation and Serving Related 36,820 99.3 1.1 $19,460
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 11,140 30.1 1.0 $24,440
Personal Care and Services 8,820 23.8 0.7 $20,890
Sales and Related 35,940 96.9 0.9 $24,370
Office and Administrative Support 54,100 145.9 0.9 $32,340
Construction and Extraction 8,710 23.5 0.6 $45,700
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 13,350 36.0 0.9 $40,840
Production 29,980 80.9 1.3 $33,900
Transportation and Material Moving 24,670 66.5 1.0 $27,320

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