Regional Workforce

Regional Labor Market
Doña Ana
Luna
Otero
El Paso
Region

Civilian Labor Force

Doña Ana

93,459

Luna

12,726

Otero

26,330

El Paso

323,499

Region

456,014

Employment

Doña Ana

86,736

Luna

10,735

Otero

24,756

El Paso

300,357

Region

422,584

Unemployment

Doña Ana

6,723

Luna

1,991

Otero

1,575

El Paso

23,142

Region

33,431

Average Wage per Job

Doña Ana

35,412

Luna

31,304

Otero

34,684

El Paso

36,020

Region

34,355

Unemployment

Doña Ana

6,723

Luna

1,991

Otero

1,575

El Paso

23,142

Region

33,431

Median Age

Doña Ana

32.2

Luna

39.3

Otero

35.3

El Paso

31.2

Region

34.5

Percentage College Graduates

Doña Ana

27.0

Luna

12.5

Otero

15.2

El Paso

21.1

Region

19.0

Average Commute Time (Min.)

Doña Ana

19.3

Luna

20.8

Otero

20.4

El Paso

23.2

Region

20.9

Percentage of Occupation Distribution
Doña Ana
Luna
Otero
El Paso
Region

Management & Professional

Doña Ana

31.4

Luna

27.4

Otero

26.9

El Paso

29.9

Region

28.9

Service & Sales

Doña Ana

47.8

Luna

42.7

Otero

50.7

El Paso

47.4

Region

47.2

Construction & Maintence

Doña Ana

11.6

Luna

19.4

Otero

13.9

El Paso

10.0

Region

13.7

Production & Transport

Doña Ana

9.1

Luna

10.5

Otero

8.5

El Paso

12.6

Region

10.2

Percentage of Industry Distribution
Doña Ana
Luna
Otero
El Paso
Region

Agriculture

Doña Ana

3.9

Luna

9.7

Otero

2.6

El Paso

1.2

Region

4.4

Construction

Doña Ana

6.6

Luna

5.3

Otero

8.7

El Paso

6.4

Region

6.8

Transportation Utilities

Doña Ana

3.7

Luna

5.4

Otero

3.2

El Paso

6.4

Region

4.7

Trade

Doña Ana

13.3

Luna

17.8

Otero

11.5

El Paso

14.6

Region

14.3

Manufacturing

Doña Ana

5.1

Luna

5.1

Otero

2.4

El Paso

7.3

Region

5.0

Information

Doña Ana

2.1

Luna

0.3

Otero

1.2

El Paso

1.7

Region

1.3

Finance & Insurance

Doña Ana

3.6

Luna

2.1

Otero

3.5

El Paso

5.2

Region

3.6

Professional Services

Doña Ana

8.4

Luna

5.8

Otero

7.1

El Paso

9.4

Region

7.7

Education & Health Care

Doña Ana

29.5

Luna

24.7

Otero

25.1

El Paso

25.7

Region

26.3

Arts & Entertainment

Doña Ana

10.3

Luna

10.9

Otero

14.6

El Paso

9.8

Region

11.4

Other Services

Doña Ana

4.0

Luna

5.3

Otero

3.8

El Paso

4.7

Region

4.5

Public Administration

Doña Ana

9.5

Luna

7.3

Otero

16.3

El Paso

7.5

Region

10.2

Industry Average Wages
Doña Ana
Luna
Otero
El Paso
Region

Manufacturing

Doña Ana

$43,350

Luna

$13,184

Otero

$26,672

El Paso

$40,503

Region

$30,927

Transportation

Doña Ana

$21,985

Luna

$38,924

Otero

$28,863

El Paso

$39,936

Region

$32,427

Information

Doña Ana

$37,529

Luna

Otero

$39,901

El Paso

$38,690

Region

$38,707

Wholesale Trade

Doña Ana

$44,922

Luna

Otero

$37,621

El Paso

$40,143

Region

$40,895

F.I.R.E.

Doña Ana

$29,919

Luna

Otero

$28,933

El Paso

$37,487

Region

$32,113

Services

Doña Ana

$52,237

Luna

$29,416

Otero

$36,716

El Paso

$38,903

Region

10.2

Source: NMDWS LAUS unit in conjunction with US Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014, New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions’ QCEW unit2014, US Bureau of Labor Statistics OES 2013, US Census ACS 2013, US Census 2012 County Business Patterns