Workforce Profile

Our labor shed consists of the following 13 counties located in Mississippi:

  • Attala County
  • Bolivar County
  • Carroll County
  • Grenada County
  • Hinds County
  • Holmes County
  • Humphreys County
  • Leflore County
  • Montgomery County
  • Sunflower County
  • Tallahatchie County
  • Washington County
  • Yazoo County


The labor shed is based on this data which shows where people drive into Leflore County to work:

Drive Destinations

This area has the following skilled workers:

  • 7,505 Registered Nurses
  • 4,699 Truck Drivers
  • 4,164 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
  • 3,989 General and Operations Managers
  • 3,527 Unskilled labor working via Temp Agencies
  • 3,071 Military Occupations
  • 2,153 Farmworkers and Laborers
  • 2,116 Team Assemblers
  • 1,418 Construction Laborers
  • 1,363 Automotive Service Technicians and Mehanics
  • 1,009 Carpenters
  • 971 Packers and Packagers, Hand
  • 857 Helpers, Production Workers
  • 753 Medical and Health Services Managers
  • 751 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
  • 732 Welders
  • 707 Meat, Poultry, Fish Cutters and Trimmers
  • 678 Physicians
  • 671 Computer User Support Specialists
  • 649 Electricians
  • 553 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
  • 545 Inspectors, Testors, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
  • 528 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators
  • 462 Computer Systems Analysts
  • 418 Construction Managers
  • 413 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
  • 393 Sales Managers
  • 366 Civil Engineers
  • 357 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Operators
  • 345 Food Service Managers
  • 303 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
  • 293 Sheet Metal Workers
  • 286 Computer and Information Systems Managers
  • 260 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
  • 230 Civil Engineering Technicians
  • 222 Machinists
  • 218 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
  • 214 Logging Equipment Operators
  • 206 Computer Programmers
  • 203 Agricultural Equipment Operators
  • 197 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
  • 188 Industrial Production Managers
  • 186 Sewing Machine Operators
  • 185 Human Resource Managers
  • 183 Industrial Engineers
  • 177 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
  • 172 Software Developers, Applications
  • 163 Environmental Engineers
  • 163 Coating and Spraying Machine Operators
  • 160 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
  • 146 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
  • 145 Architectural and Engineering Managers
  • 143 Marketing Managers
  • 133 Mixing and Blending Machine Operators
  • 132 Mechanical Engineers
  • 120 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators
  • 113 Electrical Engineers
  • 113 Electronics Engineers
  • 109 Crushing Machine Operators
  • 108 Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers
  • 108 Paper Good Machine Operators
  • 103 Computer Hardware Engineers
  • 101 Software Developers, Systems Software
  • 99 Extruding Machine Opeartors
  • 90 Web Developers
  • 87 Logisticians
  • 81 Chemical Plant and Systems Operators
  • 80 Chemists
  • 68 Labor Relations Specialists
  • 64 Information Security Analysts
  • 62 Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Operators
  • 61 Sawing Machine Operators
  • 60 Molders, Shapers, and Casters
  • 60 Petroleum Engineers
  • 58 Plating and Coating Machine Operators
  • 51 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
  • 51 Multiple Machine Tool Operators
  • 49 Molding Machine Operators
  • 48 Millwrights
  • 48 Woodworking Machine Operators
  • 43 Foresters
  • 29 Tool and Die Makers