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

Fort Wayne, Indiana Metro Area

MSA: Fort Wayne, IN
counties: Allen, Wells, Whitley
Population (2016 estimate): 432,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 3.2%
NFP Employment (2016): 219,000
Average Earnings (2016): $42,450

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 8,740 41.3 0.8 $84,680
Business and Financial Operations 8,670 40.9 0.8 $55,130
IT and Mathematical 4,070 19.2 0.7 $70,160
Architecture and Engineering 3,510 16.6 0.9 $67,290
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 530 2.5 0.3 $52,510
Community and Social Services 3,280 15.5 1.1 $36,110
Legal and Judicial 1,010 4.8 0.6 $54,510
Education, Training, and Library 10,570 49.9 0.8 $41,360
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 2,530 11.9 0.9 $32,570
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 14,940 70.5 1.2 $52,820
Healthcare Support 6,100 28.8 1.0 $24,860
Protective Services 3,260 15.4 0.6 $39,640
Food Preparation and Serving Related 20,360 96.1 1.0 $19,090
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 6,530 30.8 1.0 $21,650
Personal Care and Services 5,560 26.2 0.8 $20,480
Sales and Related 20,220 95.4 0.9 $26,080
Office and Administrative Support 31,050 146.5 0.9 $31,430
Construction and Extraction 7,620 35.9 0.9 $44,710
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 8,860 41.8 1.1 $39,760
Production 26,990 127.3 2.0 $34,760
Transportation and Material Moving 17,400 82.1 1.2 $29,060

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