The COVID-19 pandemic has slashed job opportunities across the economy, but not all workers face the same impacts and risks.
Change in weekly job postings and COVID-19 risk, by occupation.
Bubble size indicates the relative number of workers employed in each occupation. Note that in this chart healthcare occupations are classified as either essential or non-essential, rather than as a separate, mutually exclusive category.
Source:PolicyLink/PERE analysis of data from Burning Glass Technologies and O*NET. Note: Universe includes occupations with valid data on new weekly job openings between 3/2/2020 and 4/13/2020. See methodology for details.Get the data