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

Peoria, Illinois Metro Area

MSA: Peoria, IL
counties: Marshall, Peoria, Stark, Tazewell, Woodford
Population (2016 estimate): 376,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.7%
NFP Employment (2016): 176,000
Average Earnings (2016): $37,070

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 12,430 71.3 1.4 $96,290
Business and Financial Operations 8,560 49.1 1.0 $71,610
IT and Mathematical 5,090 29.2 1.0 $81,680
Architecture and Engineering 7,120 40.9 2.3 $90,120
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 770 4.4 0.5 $63,210
Community and Social Services 2,950 16.9 1.2 $33,740
Legal and Judicial 900 5.2 0.7 $61,600
Education, Training, and Library 10,350 59.4 1.0 $41,470
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 1,940 11.1 0.8 $37,160
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 12,340 70.8 1.2 $56,380
Healthcare Support 5,350 30.7 1.1 $26,360
Protective Services 2,810 16.1 0.7 $37,720
Food Preparation and Serving Related 16,180 92.8 1.0 $19,630
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 6,140 35.2 1.1 $25,030
Personal Care and Services 4,410 25.3 0.8 $21,240
Sales and Related 16,300 93.5 0.9 $25,650
Office and Administrative Support 24,780 142.2 0.9 $31,690
Construction and Extraction 6,320 36.3 0.9 $59,710
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 7,670 44.0 1.1 $46,170
Production 10,840 62.2 1.0 $38,790
Transportation and Material Moving 10,850 62.3 0.9 $32,730

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