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

Fayetteville, North Carolina Metro Area

MSA: Fayetteville, NC
counties: Cumberland, Hoke
Population (2016 estimate): 380,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 5.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 130,000
Average Earnings (2016): $31,960

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 3,980 31.6 0.6 $90,530
Business and Financial Operations 6,120 48.6 0.9 $69,260
IT and Mathematical 2,350 18.6 0.6 $72,370
Architecture and Engineering 1,020 8.1 0.5 $67,020
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 760 6.0 0.7 $69,260
Community and Social Services 1,920 15.2 1.1 $43,810
Legal and Judicial 460 3.7 0.5 $53,500
Education, Training, and Library 10,630 84.4 1.4 $36,750
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 980 7.8 0.6 N/A
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 9,690 77.0 1.3 $58,270
Healthcare Support 6,190 49.2 1.7 $22,960
Protective Services 3,580 28.5 1.2 $37,760
Food Preparation and Serving Related 14,300 113.6 1.2 $18,750
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 3,740 29.7 0.9 $21,230
Personal Care and Services 2,800 22.2 0.7 $19,520
Sales and Related 13,890 110.3 1.1 $21,820
Office and Administrative Support 19,460 154.5 1.0 $30,890
Construction and Extraction 3,460 27.5 0.7 $34,970
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 5,670 45.1 1.2 $40,250
Production 6,260 49.7 0.8 $35,230
Transportation and Material Moving 8,590 68.3 1.0 $27,710

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