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Labor Information



Charlotte County Occupation Snapshot [back to top]
 
Occupation & SOC # Charlotte County  45 Minute Commute from Airport  % of Overall Jobs Average Annual 5-Year Growth 

Q1 2017 Average Wage

Office & Administrative Support (43) 7,314 64,436 14.2% 3.9% $33,700
Sales & Related (41) 7,104 58,019 12.8% 3.4% $34,500
Food Preparation & Serving Related (35) 6,236 48,579 10.7% 5.1% $24,700
Construction & Extraction (47) 3,391 34,362 7.6% 7.8% $37,900
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Operations (29) 4,010 29,646 6.6% 3.5% $80,700
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance (37) 2,550 25,433 5.6% 4.7% $26,100
Management (11) 2,642 25,051 5.5% 3.5% $110,100
Transportation & Material Moving (53) 2,561 23,660 5.2% 6.1% $31,900
Installation, Maintenace & Repair (49) 2,197 18,476 4.1% 4.8% $40,300
Personal Care & Service (39) 2,042 17,648 3.9% 3.3% $26,100
Business & Financial Operation (13) 1,660 17,585 3.9% 3.8% $65,200
Education, Training & Library (25) 1,976 15,976 3.5% 1.9% $49,300
Healthcare Support (31) 2,305 15,985 3.5% 3.6% $30,100
Production (51) 1,313 15,055 3.3% 5.5% $33,900
Protective Service (53) 1,105 8,143 1.8% 1.5% $40,900
All Others (15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 27, & 45) 3,257 34,704 7.7%    
Total 51,663 452,758 100% 4.1% $42,500
Charlotte County Industrial Snapshot [back to top]
Industry & NAICS # Charlotte County 45 Minute Commute from Airport % of Overall Jobs

Average Annual   5-Year Growth

Q1 2017 Average Wage
Health Care & Social Assistance (62) 9,740 71,408 15.8% 3.6% $53,187
Retail Trade (44) 9,706 70,338 15.5% 3.3% $30,295
Construction (23) 4,583 47,637 10.5% 8.2% $43,745
Accommodation & Food Services (72) 6,131 47,619 10.5% 5.6% $22,025
Administrative & Support & Waste Mgmt (56) 2,987 33,930 7.5% 6.8% $32,957
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services (54) 2,072 25,706 5.7% 4.4% $69,371
Educational Services (61) 2,543 21,709 4.8% 2.0% $44,754
Other Services (except Public Admin) (81) 2,468 21,402 4.7% 2.8% $31,292
Public Administration (92) 3,185 17,619 3.9% .3% $51,532
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation (71) 1,390 14,734 3.3% 1.4% $29,656
Manufacturing (31) 981 14,440 3.2% 6.7% $50,331
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (53) 1,280 12,308 2.7% 5.6% $53,383
Wholesale Trade (42) 729 11,412 2.5% 3.9% $57,767
Transportation & Warehousing (48) 1,253 11,153 2.5% 7.7% $46,388
All Other (11, 21, 22, 51, 52, 55, & 99) 2,615 31,344 6.9%    
Total 51,663 452,758 100.0% 4.1% $42,566

Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics & Analytics

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