Occupation

What is Occupation?

Occupation meaning in Labor terms is A set of activities or tasks that employees are paid to perform. Employees that perform essentially the same tasks are in the same occupation, whether or not they work in the same industry. Some occupations are concentrated in a few particular industries; other occupations are found in many industries. (See Industry.)

 

reference: Glossary: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – United States Department of Labor

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