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

Manhattan, Kansas Metro Area

MSA: Manhattan, KS
counties: Pottawatomie, Riley
Population (2016 estimate): 97,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 3.7%
NFP Employment (2016): 44,000
Average Earnings (2016): $34,850

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 1,840 48.6 1.0 $82,350
Business and Financial Operations 1,650 43.6 0.8 $56,020
IT and Mathematical 630 16.8 0.6 $56,730
Architecture and Engineering 460 12.2 0.7 $54,810
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 430 11.4 1.4 $51,200
Community and Social Services 420 11.0 0.8 $38,100
Legal and Judicial 130 3.4 0.4 N/A
Education, Training, and Library 3,730 98.7 1.6 N/A
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 660 17.3 1.3 $32,140
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 1,930 51.0 0.9 $49,570
Healthcare Support 1,260 33.3 1.2 $23,480
Protective Services 530 14.1 0.6 $37,990
Food Preparation and Serving Related 4,630 122.5 1.3 $18,830
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,450 38.3 1.2 $22,110
Personal Care and Services 1,500 39.6 1.2 $19,440
Sales and Related 3,580 94.6 0.9 $21,170
Office and Administrative Support 5,780 152.8 1.0 $29,800
Construction and Extraction 1,840 48.6 1.2 $38,160
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 1,590 42.1 1.1 $37,940
Production 2,050 54.1 0.8 $35,180
Transportation and Material Moving 1,630 43.1 0.6 $26,680

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