Local Workforce

Brownfield Educational Level

Education (2016 Forecast) - City of Brownfield
Brownfield Education LevelPopulation Count
Population 25 years and over6,450
Less than 9th grade1,044
9th to 12th grade (No Diploma)890
High School Graduate (Includes Equivalency)2,024
Some college1,148
Associates Degree535
Bachelors Degree567
Graduate or Professional Degree251
Source: ESRI forecast for 2016
   
Education Based on PercentagePercent
Percent high school graduate or higher57.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.7
Source: ESRI forecast for 2016

Wage Data

Occupational TitleEst. EmploymentMean WageEntry WageExperienced Wage
Construction Managers22034.2520.6341.06
Agricultural Equipment Operators2809.798.1910.59
Carpenters29015.2711.6817.06
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers8012.519.7313.90
Construction Laborers 1,430 11.938.8513.47
Electricians68019.2314.0121.85
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters49019.2812.9222.46
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other1010.7810.5810.88
Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas11019.7315.3321.93
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining68016.9714.7118.10
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists18019.2312.1622.76
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians12013.308.2515.83
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines16019.6914.3722.35
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers32018.2515.0819.84
Industrial Machinery Mechanics48017.5912.6520.06
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other17011.218.5212.55
Machinists19014.0810.6915.77
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers52016.2511.0218.87
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters7015.0610.7617.20
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 2,590 16.4010.5919.30
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 2,410 10.328.1211.42
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers8027.8015.6533.87
Wellhead Pumpers7021.5318.7822.90
Source: Labor Market & Career Information Department, Texas Workforce Commission

Employment by Industry

IndustryNumber Employed
Civilian employed population 16 years and over141,506
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,925
Construction8,757
Manufacturing6,672
Wholesale trade4,535
Retail trade17,061
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5,324
Information2,869
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing9,645
Educational services, and health care and social assistance40,516
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services18,671
Public administration5,463
Source: Labor Market & Career Information Department, Texas Workforce Commission

Occupations in Terry County, Texas

GenderOccupationPercent
MaleManagement, Professional, And Related Occupations67.3
MaleService Occupations4.8
MaleSales And Office Occupations1.0
MaleFarming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations26.9
FemaleManagement, Professional, And Related Occupations55.3
FemaleService Occupations21.3
FemaleSales And Office Occupations23.4