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

Prescott, Arizona Metro Area

MSA: Prescott, AZ
county: Yavapai
Population (2016 estimate): 226,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.7%
NFP Employment (2016): 62,000
Average Earnings (2016): $33,790

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 3,140 53.0 1.1 $71,330
Business and Financial Operations 1,530 25.8 0.5 $53,980
IT and Mathematical 440 7.5 0.3 $57,260
Architecture and Engineering 510 8.6 0.5 $63,670
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 390 6.5 0.8 $49,070
Community and Social Services 1,380 23.3 1.6 $41,160
Legal and Judicial 250 4.2 0.6 $64,820
Education, Training, and Library 3,360 56.6 0.9 $39,510
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 730 12.3 0.9 $36,380
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,980 67.2 1.1 $67,540
Healthcare Support 1,500 25.4 0.9 $30,680
Protective Services 1,910 32.2 1.3 $50,870
Food Preparation and Serving Related 7,570 127.8 1.4 $19,650
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 2,460 41.4 1.3 $24,050
Personal Care and Services 2,210 37.3 1.2 $22,250
Sales and Related 7,070 119.3 1.2 $24,000
Office and Administrative Support 9,030 152.3 1.0 $30,570
Construction and Extraction 2,800 47.2 1.2 $37,010
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,740 46.2 1.2 $36,950
Production 2,510 42.3 0.7 $33,110
Transportation and Material Moving 3,650 61.6 0.9 $30,470

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