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

Tucson, Arizona Metro Area

MSA: Tucson, AZ
county: Pima
Population (2016 estimate): 1.0 million
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.9%
NFP Employment (2016): 373,000
Average Earnings (2016): $39,250

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 18,650 52.0 1.0 $78,900
Business and Financial Operations 15,070 42.0 0.8 $56,760
IT and Mathematical 11,530 32.2 1.1 $74,160
Architecture and Engineering 7,620 21.3 1.2 $87,400
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 4,100 11.4 1.4 $49,910
Community and Social Services 7,860 21.9 1.5 $36,950
Legal and Judicial 2,360 6.6 0.9 $67,190
Education, Training, and Library 22,240 62.0 1.0 $37,400
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 4,680 13.1 1.0 $38,690
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 23,900 66.7 1.1 $63,620
Healthcare Support 9,920 27.7 1.0 $29,120
Protective Services 11,970 33.4 1.4 $40,570
Food Preparation and Serving Related 36,690 102.3 1.1 $19,730
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 11,280 31.5 1.0 $22,800
Personal Care and Services 17,480 48.8 1.5 $20,730
Sales and Related 35,970 100.3 1.0 $23,860
Office and Administrative Support 60,970 170.0 1.1 $31,360
Construction and Extraction 13,380 37.3 0.9 $37,470
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 14,460 40.3 1.0 $41,760
Production 11,490 32.1 0.5 $34,540
Transportation and Material Moving 16,520 46.1 0.7 $25,980