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
Note: Does not include employees that are involved in the transport of motor vehicles.
|Occupation||Share of Employment|
|Installation or repair positions||32%|
|Total Employment||2.3 million|
Source: U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Energy and Employment Report, January 2017, Figure 48.