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Mansfield Employment

Employment and Industries in the Mansfield, Ohio Area

As with many cities located in the rust belt, Mansfield has experienced a strong decline in the manufacturing base. The remaining manufacturers include Newman Technology Incorporated, AK Steel, Therm-O-Disc, Hyundai Ideal Electric Company, The Carousel Works, Crane Plumbing and the Gorman-Rupp Company.

The economy has become more service oriented, with healthcare and education becoming more important to the economy. The healthcare sector includes the city's largest employer, MedCentral Health System. The city also includes jobs at three prominent food companies, Isaly Dairy Company, Stewart's Drive-In and Jones Potato Chip Company.

Mansfield's top employment segments include healthcare, education, transportation equipment, accommodation and food services, metal and metal products, manufacturing and the government. Production, transportation and material moving occupations (24% of the jobs). Sales and office occupations (22% of the jobs). Management, Professional and related occupations (22% of the workforce).

Details about Mansfield, Ohio: 2008 cost of living index: 78.0 (U.S. average is 100). Adult population holding a bachelor's degree or higher - 14%. Average salary in 2009 - $26,000.

The major job providers situated in Mansfield Ohio:

  • MedCentral Health System
  • Therm-O-Disc, Incorporated
  • Newman Technology, Inc
  • Gorman-Rupp Company
  • Stoneridge, Inc
  • AK Steel Corporation
  • United States Postal Service
  • Jay Industries, Inc
  • Richland County
  • AK Mansfield
  • Shilo Corporation
  • Outsource Partners Inc
  • Walmart Stores, Inc
  • Richland Newhope Industries
  • Adena Corporation
  • Ohio Valley Manufacturing Inc
  • DMP Mfg Inc

Organizations providing information and assistance to local companies include:

Information regarding the local business community is available at mansfieldnewsjournal.com.

Jobs in Mansfield

Rank Title Total Employees Local Mean Salary (Per Year) Local Mean Salary (Per hour) National Growth % 2014-2024
1 All Occupations 50700 $39070 $18.78 100
2 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 7630 $32330 $15.55 14.8
3 Production Occupations 7430 $32230 $15.5 5.85
4 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 5010 $21030 $10.11 8.3
5 Sales and Related Occupations 4960 $32910 $15.82 10.15
6 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 3660 $32570 $15.66 6.45
7 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 3200 $68840 $33.09 5.75
8 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 2910 $51690 $24.85 6.15
9 Retail Salespersons 1940 $25700 $12.36 3.1
10 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 1890 $41230 $19.82 3.8
11 Construction and Extraction Occupations 1860 $44540 $21.42 4.4
12 Healthcare Support Occupations 1770 $26850 $12.91 3.05
13 Management Occupations 1760 $84170 $40.47 6.05
14 Protective Service Occupations 1740 $40090 $19.27 2.25
15 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 1340 $20380 $9.8 2.15
16 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 1330 $26010 $12.5 3.7
17 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 1270 $59650 $28.68 5.05
18 Registered Nurses 1180 $58450 $28.1 1.9
19 Cashiers 1170 $21460 $10.32 2.25
20 Customer Service Representatives 1150 $31540 $15.16 1.75
21 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 1100 $69770 $33.54 1.65
22 Team Assemblers 1090 $23820 $11.45 0.75
23 Community and Social Service Occupations 1080 $40320 $19.39 1.65
24 Personal Care and Service Occupations 980 $24120 $11.6 4.1
25 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 920 $25700 $12.36 1.2
26 Waiters and Waitresses 890 $19380 $9.32 1.6
27 Office Clerks, General 830 $27460 $13.2 2
28 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 790 $27680 $13.31 1.6
29 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 720 $26800 $12.89 1.6
30 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 690 $31270 $15.03 1.6
31 Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 660 $28680 $13.79 0.1
32 Packers and Packagers, Hand 660 $19670 $9.46 0.45
33 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 660 $44500 $21.4 0.6
34 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 650 $36380 $17.49 0.1
35 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 560 $49390 $23.75 0.4
36 Home Health Aides 550 $21370 $10.27 0.7
37 General and Operations Managers 540 $78020 $37.51 1.4
38 Nursing Assistants 540 $22480 $10.81 1.05
39 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 520 $37350 $17.96 1
40 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 520 $36580 $17.59 0.9
41 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 500 $41130 $19.77 1.2
42 Cooks, Restaurant 480 $22080 $10.62 0.75
43 Food Preparation Workers 480 $22130 $10.64 0.6
44 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 470 $20790 $10 0.25
45 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 460 $32500 $15.63 0.3
46 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 450 $47680 $22.92 1
47 Construction Laborers 440 $35590 $17.11 0.8
48 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 430 $34710 $16.69 1.1
49 Medical Secretaries 420 $31840 $15.31 0.4
50 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 420 $38240 $18.38 0.5
51 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 410 $57070 $27.44 2.8
52 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 360 $60430 $29.05 1
53 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 340 $38080 $18.31 0.5
54 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 320 $27430 $13.19 0.6
55 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 310 $34410 $16.54 1.7
56 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 300 $33810 $16.25 0.4
57 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 300 $32730 $15.74 0.3
58 Firefighters 290 $37540 $18.05 0.2
59 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 280 $22990 $11.05 0.4
60 Tellers 270 $27370 $13.16 0.3
61 Driver/Sales Workers 260 $30580 $14.7 0.3
62 Accountants and Auditors 250 $59320 $28.52 0.9
63 Security Guards 250 $22880 $11 0.7
64 Legal Occupations 250 $59230 $28.47 0.8
65 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic 250 $31730 $15.26 0.1
66 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 250 $21360 $10.27 1
67 Electricians 230 $45920 $22.08 0.4
68 Helpers--Production Workers 230 $27420 $13.19 0.3
69 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other 220 $31300 $15.05 0.2
70 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 220 $20780 $9.99 0.3
71 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 220 $22760 $10.94 0.8
72 Social and Human Service Assistants 210 $28310 $13.61 0.3
73 Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 210 $29420 $14.14 0.1
74 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 200 $52250 $25.12 0.45
75 Industrial Production Managers 200 $74820 $35.97 0.1
76 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 190 $58290 $28.03 0.3
77 Dishwashers 190 $19500 $9.37 0.3
78 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 190 $30490 $14.66 0.35
79 Receptionists and Information Clerks 190 $24300 $11.68 0.7
80 Carpenters 190 $46670 $22.44 0.6
81 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 180 $54410 $26.16 0.4
82 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 180 $20350 $9.79 0.3
83 Order Clerks 180 $30920 $14.87 0.1
84 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 180 $47440 $22.81 0.6
85 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 170 $52330 $25.16 0.2
86 Healthcare Social Workers 170 $47280 $22.73 0.1
87 Machinists 170 $36810 $17.7 0.3
88 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 160 $32500 $15.62 0.1
89 Billing and Posting Clerks 160 $29240 $14.06 0.35
90 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 160 $41280 $19.85 0.2
91 Postal Service Mail Carriers 160 $50010 $24.04 0.15
92 Pharmacy Technicians 160 $26080 $12.54 0.25
93 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 150 $56550 $27.19 0.2
94 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 150 $26590 $12.78 0.3
95 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 150 $57490 $27.64 0.3
96 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 150 $19320 $9.29 0.25
97 Bartenders 140 $18400 $8.84 0.4
98 Parts Salespersons 140 $36300 $17.45 0.2
99 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 140 $31120 $14.96 0.2
100 Medical Assistants 140 $28030 $13.48 0.45
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Jobs More Common Near Mansfield Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,070 50,700
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 32,330 7,630
Production Occupations 32,230 7,430
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 21,030 5,010
Sales and Related Occupations 32,910 4,960
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 32,570 3,660
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 68,840 3,200
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 51,690 2,910
Retail Salespersons 25,700 1,940
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 41,230 1,890
Construction and Extraction Occupations 44,540 1,860
Healthcare Support Occupations 26,850 1,770
Management Occupations 84,170 1,760
Protective Service Occupations 40,090 1,740
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 20,380 1,340
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 26,010 1,330
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 59,650 1,270
Registered Nurses 58,450 1,180
Cashiers 21,460 1,170
Customer Service Representatives 31,540 1,150
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 69,770 1,100
Team Assemblers 23,820 1,090
Community and Social Service Occupations 40,320 1,080
Personal Care and Service Occupations 24,120 980
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 25,700 920
Waiters and Waitresses 19,380 890
Office Clerks, General 27,460 830
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 27,680 790
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 26,800 720
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 31,270 690
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 28,680 660
Packers and Packagers, Hand 19,670 660
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 44,500 660
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 36,380 650
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 49,390 560
Home Health Aides 21,370 550
General and Operations Managers 78,020 540
Nursing Assistants 22,480 540
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 37,350 520
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 36,580 520
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 41,130 500
Cooks, Restaurant 22,080 480
Food Preparation Workers 22,130 480
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 20,790 470
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 32,500 460
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 47,680 450
Construction Laborers 35,590 440
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 34,710 430
Medical Secretaries 31,840 420
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 38,240 420

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Mansfield, Ohio Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,070 50,700
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 32,330 7,630
Production Occupations 32,230 7,430
Sales and Related Occupations 32,910 4,960
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 32,570 3,660
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 68,840 3,200
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 51,690 2,910
Retail Salespersons 25,700 1,940
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 41,230 1,890
Construction and Extraction Occupations 44,540 1,860
Healthcare Support Occupations 26,850 1,770
Management Occupations 84,170 1,760
Protective Service Occupations 40,090 1,740
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 26,010 1,330
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 59,650 1,270
Registered Nurses 58,450 1,180
Customer Service Representatives 31,540 1,150
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 69,770 1,100
Community and Social Service Occupations 40,320 1,080
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 25,700 920
Office Clerks, General 27,460 830
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 27,680 790
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 26,800 720
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 31,270 690
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 28,680 660
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 44,500 660
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 36,380 650
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 49,390 560
General and Operations Managers 78,020 540
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 37,350 520
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 36,580 520
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 41,130 500
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 32,500 460
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 47,680 450
Construction Laborers 35,590 440
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 34,710 430
Medical Secretaries 31,840 420
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 38,240 420
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 57,070 410
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 60,430 360
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 38,080 340
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 27,430 320
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 34,410 310
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 33,810 300
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 32,730 300
Firefighters 37,540 290
Tellers 27,370 270
Driver/Sales Workers 30,580 260
Accountants and Auditors 59,320 250
Legal Occupations 59,230 250

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