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Employment by Occupation

The chart and table below show the percentage of employment by occupation in the Fulton County area.

Employment by Occupation Fulton County Area

Occupation Percentage
Office and Administrative 18.5
Sales and Related 11.3
Food Preparation and Serving Related 8.5
Transportation and Material Moving 7.7
Education, Training and Library 6.7
Management 6.7
Business and Financial Operations 6.3
Production 4.8
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical 4.6
Installation, Maintenance and Repair 4.6
Other 20.9

Occupational Employment Distribution

The table below shows the estimated employment by occupation in the Fulton County area for 2008 and the projection for 2018, ranked by number of full-time employees.

Occupational Employment Distribution
Fulton County 2008 and Projection for 2018

Rank Occupation Group 2008 Estimated Employment 2018 Projected Employment
1 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 766,221 820,662
2 Sales and Related Occupations 474,832 518,455
3 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 345,651 416,287
4 Education, Training and Library Occupations 288,024 367,758
5 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 339,542 361,446
6 Production Occupations 310,435 310,340
7 Management Occupations 275,200 300,307
8 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 222,521 248,673
9 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 189,983 244,918
10 Construction and Extraction Occupations 193,804 202,448