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

Reno, Nevada Metro Area

MSA: Reno, NV
counties: Storey, Washoe
Population (2016 estimate): 458,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.0%
NFP Employment (2016): 221,000
Average Earnings (2016): $41,650

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 11,350 53.4 1.1 $88,720
Business and Financial Operations 8,050 37.9 0.7 $59,370
IT and Mathematical 3,480 16.4 0.6 $66,050
Architecture and Engineering 2,500 11.8 0.7 $69,270
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 2,880 13.6 1.7 $50,250
Community and Social Services 2,430 11.4 0.8 $51,320
Legal and Judicial 1,120 5.3 0.7 $98,210
Education, Training, and Library 11,830 55.7 0.9 $48,480
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 2,940 13.8 1.0 $38,930
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 10,640 50.0 0.8 $73,890
Healthcare Support 4,270 20.1 0.7 $32,380
Protective Services 4,020 18.9 0.8 $35,210
Food Preparation and Serving Related 21,840 102.8 1.1 $19,680
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 8,690 40.9 1.3 $22,990
Personal Care and Services 8,710 41.0 1.3 $21,220
Sales and Related 22,550 106.1 1.0 $25,900
Office and Administrative Support 36,220 170.4 1.1 $34,170
Construction and Extraction 11,460 53.9 1.4 $43,690
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 8,120 38.2 1.0 $42,980
Production 10,660 50.1 0.8 $30,100
Transportation and Material Moving 18,580 87.4 1.3 $30,370