NPR scrapes the list from some WSJ data. Presented without comment:

Occupations with the lowest unemployment rates:

  • Appraisers and assessors of real estate: 0.4%
  • Therapists, all other: 0.4%
  • First-line managers of police and detectives: 0.4%
  • Locomotive engineers and operators: 0.4%
  • Directors, religious activities and education: 0.8%
  • Dentists: 0.8%
  • Speech-language pathologists: 0.8%
  • Detectives and criminal investigators: 0.8%
  • Physicians and surgeons: 0.9%
  • Occupational therapists: 1.0%
(Note: "Therapists, all other" refers to therapists that don't fall into any of several categories of therapists tracked by the government.)

Occupations with the highest unemployment rates:

  • Helpers, construction trades: 36.0%
  • Telemarketers: 34.8%
  • Structural iron and steel workers: 28.4%
  • Roofers: 27.1%
  • Millwrights: 25.5%
  • Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers: 25.3%
  • Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons: 25.1%
  • Construction laborers: 25.0%
  • Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, and tapers: 23.9%
  • Interviewers, except eligibility and loan: 23.4%

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