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

Wichita Falls, Texas Metro Area

MSA: Wichita Falls, TX
counties: Archer, Clay, Wichita
Population (2016 estimate): 151,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 3.4%
NFP Employment (2016): 58,000
Average Earnings (2016): $34,040

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 1,620 28.8 0.6 $78,370
Business and Financial Operations 1,690 30.0 0.6 $56,300
IT and Mathematical 780 13.8 0.5 $74,250
Architecture and Engineering 1,090 19.5 1.1 $76,280
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 200 3.5 0.4 $56,590
Community and Social Services 880 15.7 1.1 $40,690
Legal and Judicial 240 4.2 0.6 $69,410
Education, Training, and Library 3,920 69.8 1.1 $46,610
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 380 6.8 0.5 $38,040
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 4,380 78.0 1.3 $52,870
Healthcare Support 2,510 44.8 1.6 $24,900
Protective Services 1,960 34.8 1.4 $40,290
Food Preparation and Serving Related 6,140 109.4 1.2 $18,890
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,750 31.1 1.0 $21,090
Personal Care and Services 1,720 30.7 1.0 $18,800
Sales and Related 5,860 104.5 1.0 $23,390
Office and Administrative Support 9,400 167.5 1.1 $29,490
Construction and Extraction 2,210 39.4 1.0 $36,160
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,640 46.9 1.2 $38,340
Production 3,570 63.6 1.0 $31,650
Transportation and Material Moving 3,150 56.1 0.8 $25,610

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