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

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Metro Area

MSA: Oklahoma City, OK
counties: Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, Oklahoma
Population (2016 estimate): 1.4 million
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.0%
NFP Employment (2016): 628,000
Average Earnings (2016): $39,610

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 37,640 62.0 1.2 $79,370
Business and Financial Operations 31,030 51.1 1.0 $59,740
IT and Mathematical 15,190 25.0 0.8 $64,120
Architecture and Engineering 12,170 20.0 1.1 $73,650
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 4,360 7.2 0.9 $55,100
Community and Social Services 10,520 17.3 1.2 $38,860
Legal and Judicial 6,260 10.3 1.3 $64,710
Education, Training, and Library 31,560 52.0 0.8 $38,600
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 7,300 12.0 0.9 $35,660
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 42,020 69.2 1.2 $55,190
Healthcare Support 16,620 27.4 1.0 $26,600
Protective Services 13,370 22.0 0.9 $43,340
Food Preparation and Serving Related 62,520 103.0 1.1 $19,190
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 16,350 26.9 0.9 $22,230
Personal Care and Services 14,810 24.4 0.8 $20,080
Sales and Related 62,460 102.9 1.0 $26,150
Office and Administrative Support 100,940 166.2 1.1 $31,870
Construction and Extraction 30,400 50.1 1.3 $39,460
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 25,850 42.6 1.1 $42,190
Production 29,600 48.7 0.8 $31,760
Transportation and Material Moving 35,510 58.5 0.8 $30,780

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