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

Pensacola, Florida Metro Area

MSA: Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL
counties: Escambia, Santa Rosa
Population (2016 estimate): 486,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 173,000
Average Earnings (2016): $34,400

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 4,570 27.6 0.6 $89,200
Business and Financial Operations 7,120 43.0 0.8 $55,980
IT and Mathematical 2,870 17.4 0.6 $60,630
Architecture and Engineering 1,910 11.6 0.7 $61,640
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 780 4.7 0.6 $50,240
Community and Social Services 2,220 13.4 0.9 $38,900
Legal and Judicial 1,500 9.1 1.2 $59,100
Education, Training, and Library 10,280 62.1 1.0 $46,450
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 1,350 8.1 0.6 $38,280
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 12,420 75.1 1.3 $54,570
Healthcare Support 5,340 32.3 1.1 $25,200
Protective Services 4,910 29.7 1.2 $34,790
Food Preparation and Serving Related 20,100 121.5 1.3 $19,840
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 5,710 34.5 1.1 $21,500
Personal Care and Services 4,140 25.0 0.8 $21,460
Sales and Related 19,860 120.1 1.2 $23,090
Office and Administrative Support 30,900 186.8 1.2 $28,820
Construction and Extraction 7,780 47.0 1.2 $33,220
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 7,810 47.2 1.2 $38,400
Production 6,300 38.1 0.6 $31,550
Transportation and Material Moving 7,420 44.9 0.7 $27,790