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

Jacksonville, Florida Metro Area

MSA: Jacksonville, FL
counties: Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, St. Johns
Population (2016 estimate): 1.5 million
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.2%
NFP Employment (2016): 668,000
Average Earnings (2016): $46,070

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 22,080 34.2 0.7 $102,000
Business and Financial Operations 41,710 64.7 1.3 $62,160
IT and Mathematical 17,380 26.9 0.9 $74,230
Architecture and Engineering 8,030 12.4 0.7 $72,440
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 2,660 4.1 0.5 $51,690
Community and Social Services 6,650 10.3 0.7 $40,360
Legal and Judicial 4,860 7.5 1.0 $66,960
Education, Training, and Library 30,750 47.7 0.8 $48,480
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 6,790 10.5 0.8 $42,810
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 43,020 66.7 1.1 $58,300
Healthcare Support 17,730 27.5 1.0 $27,260
Protective Services 17,160 26.6 1.1 $31,050
Food Preparation and Serving Related 65,020 100.8 1.1 $20,650
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 20,410 31.6 1.0 $22,950
Personal Care and Services 16,740 25.9 0.8 $21,660
Sales and Related 74,460 115.4 1.1 $26,130
Office and Administrative Support 118,830 184.2 1.2 $31,850
Construction and Extraction 28,500 44.2 1.1 $36,070
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 29,060 45.0 1.2 $39,980
Production 24,510 38.0 0.6 $32,330
Transportation and Material Moving 48,390 75.0 1.1 $30,000

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