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

Kankakee, Illinois Metro Area

MSA: Kankakee, IL
county: Kankakee
Population (2016 estimate): 110,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.7%
NFP Employment (2016): 44,000
Average Earnings (2016): $42,390

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 2,310 56.1 1.1 $79,910
Business and Financial Operations 1,100 26.7 0.5 $48,950
IT and Mathematical 360 8.8 0.3 $58,580
Architecture and Engineering 350 8.4 0.5 $64,280
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 260 6.3 0.8 $64,080
Community and Social Services 910 22.1 1.5 $41,880
Legal and Judicial 110 2.7 0.4 $55,920
Education, Training, and Library 2,870 69.7 1.1 $47,590
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 370 9.0 0.7 $38,780
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,990 96.9 1.6 $58,520
Healthcare Support 1,990 48.2 1.7 $24,130
Protective Services 1,250 30.2 1.3 $34,630
Food Preparation and Serving Related 3,670 89.1 1.0 $19,320
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 920 22.3 0.7 $24,550
Personal Care and Services 770 18.6 0.6 $22,800
Sales and Related 4,110 99.8 1.0 $22,790
Office and Administrative Support 5,810 141.1 0.9 $29,770
Construction and Extraction 1,030 24.9 0.6 $52,320
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,090 50.7 1.3 $46,340
Production 3,520 85.4 1.3 $32,240
Transportation and Material Moving 3,260 79.1 1.1 $30,570

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