Transportation Economic Trends
Employment in Transportation:
Employment in Transportation Related Occupations by Industry
Employment in transportation and related industries and employment in transportation occupations are two ways to measure the Nation’s transportation workforce. This page looks at the two together; specifically, employment in transportation occupations by industry.
- In 2020 the transportation and warehousing sector employed the largest number of persons in transportation and related occupations (3.5 million) followed by the service sector (2.4 million).