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

Decatur, Illinois Metro Area

MSA: Decatur, IL
county: Macon
Population (2016 estimate): 107,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 5.9%
NFP Employment (2016): 52,000
Average Earnings (2016): $39,820

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 2,790 57.3 1.1 $71,950
Business and Financial Operations 1,320 27.2 0.5 $62,090
IT and Mathematical 390 8.0 0.3 $62,440
Architecture and Engineering 890 18.4 1.0 $81,590
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences N/A N/A N/A $46,700
Community and Social Services 660 13.6 1.0 $36,610
Legal and Judicial 170 3.5 0.5 $80,390
Education, Training, and Library 2,640 54.2 0.9 $42,900
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 410 8.5 0.6 $29,170
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,500 71.9 1.2 $49,050
Healthcare Support 1,540 31.7 1.1 $23,450
Protective Services 990 20.4 0.8 $56,920
Food Preparation and Serving Related 4,800 98.6 1.1 $19,490
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,310 26.9 0.9 $21,900
Personal Care and Services 1,100 22.5 0.7 $21,470
Sales and Related 4,160 85.5 0.8 $26,580
Office and Administrative Support 6,260 128.6 0.8 $31,270
Construction and Extraction 2,120 43.6 1.1 $48,240
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,570 52.7 1.4 $42,190
Production 6,280 129.1 2.0 $33,130
Transportation and Material Moving 4,470 91.8 1.3 $32,900

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