Labor Force


Despite the economic downturn in recent years, Naperville's unemployment rate is well lower than the averages for DuPage County, the State of Illinois, and the United States. This simply means that more jobs are kept in Naperville in comparison to the county, state, and country.

DuPage County - Naperville Area

Labor ForceEmployedUnemployedRate
53,19950,4022,7975.3

DuPage County Jobs By Industry

IndustryNumber of Jobs
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting15,283
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction29,111
Utilities45,878
Manufacturing32,355
Wholesale Trade37,730
Retail Trade18,891
Transportation and Warehousing27,727
Information35,969
Finance and Insurance43,837
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing29,311
Managment and Companies and Enterprises41,567
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services55,072
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Redemdiation Services23,030
Educational Services21,254
Health Care and Social Assistance27,544
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation12,591
Accommodation and Food Services13,169
Others Services18,299
Public Administration27,380

Will County - Naperville Area

Labor ForceEmployedUnemployedRate
25,07623,8111,2655.0

Will County Jobs By Industry

IndustryNumber of Jobs
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting402
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction291
Utilities2,238
Manufacturing21,199
Wholesale Trade18,370
Retail Trade28,571
Transportation and Warehousing13,292
Information3,581
Finance and Insurance8,123
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing2,582
Managment and Companies and Enterprises1,867
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services10,037
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Redemdiation Services15,312
Educational Services24,044
Health Care and Social Assistance24,930
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation5,589
Accommodation and Food Services19,526
Others Services9,239
Public Administration8,043