Labor/Employment

Monthly Seasonally Adjusted Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment data in Bucks County for June 2016

Labor Force County PA
Civilian labor force 346,200 6,537,000
Employed 339,900  6,173,000
Unemployed 15,400 364,000
Unemployment rate 4.4%  5.6% 
Source: Center for Workforce Information & Analysis    
     
Income County PA
Per Capita Personal Income1 $56,678  $45,083 
Total Personal Income (in thousands)1 $35,540,352 $575,424,657 
Median Household Income (2012 dollars)2  $76,859 $52,267 
Median Family Income (2012 dollars)2  $93,311 $65,980

1 Bureau of Economic Analysis - 2012
2 U.S. Census Bureau 2008-2012 American Community Survey

Employment and Wages by Industry Sector1    

   NAICS Industry Sector  Employer Units  Employment County Wage   PA Wage
  Total, All Industries 19,479 247,492 $46,772 $48,397
11  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting  68  397  $31,815  $30,057
21  Mining 16  182  $46,138  $75,929
22 Utilities  15  447 $172,227   $101,879
23 Construction  2,214  13,210 $59,949   $56,084
31-33  Manufacturing  1,090  27,455 $60,320   $56,394
42  Wholesale Trade  1,437  13,508 $67,816   $70,858
44-45  Retail Trade  2,352  36,460 $28,072  $25,661
48-49  Transportation & Warehousing  476  5,447  $43,569  $40,526
51 Information   266  5,053  $67,063  $67,599
52 Finance & Insurance   1,142  7,775  $69,878  $79,097
53 Real Estate & Rental & Leasing  537  2,529  $46,922  $51,135
54 Professional & Technical Services  2,372  14,083  $74,647  $82,425
55 Management of Companies & Enterprises   177  3,956  $103,797  $114,485
56 Admin/Support, Waste Mgmt/Remediation Services  1,242  13,065  $37,144  $31,951
61 Educational Services  243  4,200  $40,056  $51,278
62 Health Care & Social Assistance  2,285  41,058  $42,533  $44,378
71 Arts, Entertainment & Recreation   261  6,032  $21,811  $29,603
72 Accommodation & Food Services   1,302  19,857  $15,923  $15,852
81 Other Services, except Public Administration 1,616  9,097  $28,957  $28,743
99 Unclassified   0  0  N/A  0
  Federal Government   69  1,106  $65,220  $68,245
  State Government   32  1,035  $47,192  $53,073
  Local Government   271  21,538 $53,774  $45,319

1 2012 Annual Average
2 County total includes Private, Federal, State and Local Government

 Average Annual Wages by Major Occupational Group1

Major Occupational Group County Wage PA Wage
Total, All Occupations $45,770   $45,280 
Management Occupations   $124,620   $115,750 
Business & Financial Operations Occupations   $69,880   $68,080 
Computer & Mathematical Occupations $75,080  $75,830 
Architecture & EngineeringOccupations  $72,630  $74,500 
Life, Physical and Social ScienceOccupations  $62,940  $67,860 
Community & Social ServicesOccupations  $40,440  $41,130 
Legal Occupations  $97,520  $100,700 
Education, Training & Library Occupations $53,600  $56,170 
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports & Media Occupations $55,040  $50,010 
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations  $73,500  $71,340 
Healthcare Support Occupations  $28,540  $27,470 
Protective Service Occupations  $51,640  $41,800 
Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations $21,350  $21,620 
Building & Ground Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations  $28,990  $26,710 
Personal Care & Service Occupations  $25,970  $24,030 
Sales & Related Occupations  $48,120  $38,780 
Office & Administrative Support Occupations  $35,500  $34,660 
Farming, Fishing & Forestry Occupations  $27,400  $29,800 
Construction & Extraction Occupations  $48,590  $46,190 
Installation, Maintenance & Repair Occupations  $45,550  $43,080 
Production Occupations  $39,450  $36,610 
Transportation & Material Moving Occupations  $34,520  $33,650 
Military Specific Occupations  N/A  N/A