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

Oxnard, California Metro Area

MSA: Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
county: Ventura
Population (2016 estimate): 850,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.5%
NFP Employment (2016): 301,000
Average Earnings (2016): $48,120

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 16,560 55.2 1.1 $104,780
Business and Financial Operations 16,460 54.9 1.1 $70,480
IT and Mathematical 7,240 24.1 0.8 $83,340
Architecture and Engineering 7,190 24.0 1.4 $91,210
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 4,190 14.0 1.7 $76,320
Community and Social Services 4,090 13.6 1.0 $50,590
Legal and Judicial 1,820 6.1 0.8 $121,260
Education, Training, and Library 20,370 67.9 1.1 $48,160
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 3,690 12.3 0.9 $49,130
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 14,410 48.1 0.8 $82,170
Healthcare Support 7,210 24.0 0.8 $34,540
Protective Services 4,800 16.0 0.7 $51,670
Food Preparation and Serving Related 30,970 103.3 1.1 $23,270
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 8,710 29.0 0.9 $28,150
Personal Care and Services 9,380 31.3 1.0 $23,950
Sales and Related 34,420 114.7 1.1 $27,420
Office and Administrative Support 45,210 150.7 1.0 $37,300
Construction and Extraction 11,190 37.3 0.9 $47,850
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 10,000 33.3 0.9 $46,370
Production 20,030 66.8 1.0 $30,640
Transportation and Material Moving 16,200 54.0 0.8 $28,000