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Of the 2.3 million motor vehicles and component parts employees for the fourth quarter of 2016, 33% were in production/manufacturing jobs. Nearly another third (32%) were installation or repair positions. Administrative positions were the next largest category, with 13% of the employment. Management/professional positions, sales positions, and the "other" category each were less than 10% of the motor vehicles and component parts employment.

Occupational Distribution for Motor Vehicles and Component Parts, Quarter 4, 2016

Pie chart showing occupational distribution for motor vehicles and component parts, Quarter 4, 2016.

Note: Does not include employees that are involved in the transport of motor vehicles.

Fact #971 Dataset

Supporting Information

Occupational Distribution for Motor Vehicles and Component Parts, Quarter 4, 2016
OccupationShare of Employment
Production/manufacturing positions33%
Installation or repair positions32%
Administrative positions13%
Management/professional positions9%
Sales positions8%
Other positions5%
Total Employment2.3 million

Source: U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Energy and Employment Report, January 2017, Figure 48.

 

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