The highest population age range is 1-65. We are growing and keeping our people.
72% of our people are high school graduates and 12.2% have bachelor’s degrees and higher.
Our major non-agricultural industries are services, retail trades and government.
Our average annual wage for services and retail trades is from $15,600-19,300 a year for full-time employees. For government, the wages range from $19,000-35,000.
Our unemployment rate runs from 2.2% to 5.2%.
While the labor profile shows available work force of 2540 …. Please check “One Stop Career Center” formerly known as Job Services. 605.995-8060.
Labor force information 2012 Brule/Lyman Labor Force Summary
|Source: South Dakota Department of Labor|
|* 2007 Estimates|
Selected years: 2008
Selected months: AVG
Selected areas: Brule County, Lyman County
Selected fields: All
Sorted by: years, area, months
Number of job applicants registered with SD career centers Chamberlain
|Occupation||Area Total||Percentage of Total|
|Arts Design Entertainment Sports and Media Occupations||2||1.0%|
|Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations||10||5.1%|
|Business and Financial Operations Occupations||3||1.5%|
|Community and Social Services Occupations||8||4.1%|
|Computer and Mathematical Occupations||2||1.0%|
|Construction and Extraction Occupations||22||11.2%|
|Education Training and Library Occupations||2||1.0%|
|Farming Fishing and Forestry Occupations||8||4.1%|
|Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations||10||5.1%|
|Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations||6||3.1%|
|Healthcare Support Occupations||4||2.0%|
|Installation Maintenance and Repair Occupations||12||6.1%|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||26||13.3%|
|Personal Care and Service Occupations||6||3.1%|
|Protective Service Occupations||11||5.6%|
|Sales and Related Occupations||16||8.2%|
|Transportation and Material Moving Occupations||1||9.7%|
|Total Job Applicants||196||100.0%|