Executive offices & legislative bodies

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Workforce
1.11M
2019 ACS Estimate
Average Employee Age
46.4
Average Salary
$57,684
Average Male Salary
$63,861
Average Female Salary
$52,385

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The top three occupations in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group are Other managers, Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive, Office clerks, general, Chief executives & legislators, and Accountants & auditors. On average, full-time employees in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group work 41.6 hours per week and have an average annual salary of $62,659. Part-time employees in the same industry work 19.3 hours and earn an average annual salary of $20,583.

The locations with the highest concentration of employees in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group are Subsistence Alaska PUMA, AK, District of Columbia (Northeast) PUMA, DC, and Eaton & Clinton Counties PUMA, MI. The industry that purchases the most products or services from the Hospitals Industry Group is Executive offices & legislative bodies.

Workforce

A snapshot of jobs, wages, and opportunities in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group. Other managers are the most common position, but the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group employs a relatively high number of Legal support workers, all other, compared to other industries. 

The highest average salary in Executive offices & legislative bodies goes to Physicians.

Monthly Employment

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Start Year
Y-Axis
1.33%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 22.5M people employed in the Government industry. This represents a 1.33% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Occupations

Occupations by Share

1.11M
Workforce (ACS Estimate)
± 25.8k
−13.8%
1 Year Growth
± 3.67%

According to ACS estimates, the number of people employed in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group has been declining at a rate of −13.8%, , from 1.29M people in 2018 to 1.11M people in 2019.

The following graphic shows the share of employment in Executive offices & legislative bodies by various occupations according to ACS estimates. Other managers represent the largest share of positions held in Executive offices & legislative bodies at 11.3%, followed by Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive with 5.47% and Office clerks, general with 5.37%.

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Most Common

The most common occupations in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group, by number of employees, are Other managers, Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive, Office clerks, general, Chief executives & legislators, and Accountants & auditors.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other Industry Groups, Executive offices & legislative bodies employs an unusually high number of Legal support workers, all other, Urban & regional planners, and Operations research analysts.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid occupations in Executive offices & legislative bodies, by average wage, are Physicians, Other financial specialists, and Architectural & engineering managers.

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Wages

Average Salary

$57,684
AVERAGE WAGE
± $974

On average, employees in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group make $57,684 per year. This number makes Executive offices & legislative bodies the 119 highest paying Industry Group in the United States out of a total of 269 Industry Groups.

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Wage by Location

HIGHEST PAYING PUBLIC USE MICRODATA AREA

This map shows which public use microdata areas (PUMAs) pay the highest average salary to employees in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

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Wage Distribution

0.353
WAGE GINI

Executive offices & legislative bodies has a wage GINI of 0.353, which is less than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Executive offices & legislative bodies (shown in red) in comparison to the national average for those wage buckets (shown in gray).

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Opportunities

Spatial Concentration

This map shows the PUMAs in the United States that have revealed comparative advantage in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

These are locations that employ more people in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group than expected given both the size of that location's overall labor pool and the national size of the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

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Diversity

Demographic information on the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group in the US. Male employees tend to earn more than Female employees, with average respective salaries of $63,861 and $52,385. So too tend to earn more than other races and ethnicities in this industry.

Gender Composition

598k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
±18.9k
513k
MALE WORKFORCE
±17.6k

53.8% of workers in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group are Female, making them the more common gender in the workforce. This chart shows the gender breakdown of the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$63,861
AVERAGE MALE SALARY
±$1,537
$52,385
AVERAGE FEMALE SALARY
±$1,213

On average, Male workers in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group make 1.22 times more than their Female counterparts. This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

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Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

RACE OR ETHNICITY WITH THE HIGHEST AVERAGE SALARY
  1. Asian
  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  3. Two or More Races

On average, Asian employees in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group earn 1.28 times more than other races and ethnicities. This chart shows the race and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group.

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Input/Output

Estimates of the sources of the costs and the purchasers of the products in the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group. Based on estimates from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, this section indicates the amount of money spent by a specific industry in other industries. Manufacturing has the highest single input, by dollars, to the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group, and the largest industry purchasing services from the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group is Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing.

In this visualization, click on a category to expand or collapse it. All of the industries listed to the left are those places from which the highlighted industry has made purchases. They are the intermediate inputs to the highlighted industry. All those industries listed on the right side are those industries that have made purchases from the highlighted industry. They are the use of outputs of the highlighted industry. The visualizations below offer alternative ways to see and understand this data.

Industrial Flow

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Intermediate Inputs

The closest comparable data for Executive offices & legislative bodies is from Public Administration.

The Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group gets the most input, by its share of the cost of all intermediate inputs, from the Manufacturing Industry. This visualization does not include labor and capital costs.

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Use of Output by Other Industries

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The Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing Industry purchases the greatest share of products and services from the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group in order to produce other goods and services. Purchases of the Executive offices & legislative bodies Industry Group for final consumption by consumers, businesses, or government are not included here.

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