Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 340 largest counties, third quarter 2014

Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 340 largest counties,
third quarter 2014

                                                   Employment               Average weekly wage(2)

                          Establishments,
        County(1)          third quarter                Percent    Ranking            Percent   Ranking
                                2014       September    change,      by      Third    change,     by
                            (thousands)       2014     September   percent  quarter    third    percent
                                          (thousands)  2013-14(3)  change     2014    quarter   change
                                                                                     2013-14(3)
                                                                                                     
United States(4).........       9,419.7     137,724.1       2.0        -      $949       2.9       - 
                                                                                                     
Jefferson, AL............          17.8         339.0       0.4       282      956       3.7       55
Madison, AL..............           9.1         183.2       1.0       228    1,036       4.0       40
Mobile, AL...............           9.6         165.7       1.0       228      820       1.6      274
Montgomery, AL...........           6.3         128.1       0.5       276      810       1.8      257
Shelby, AL...............           5.1          80.1       2.7        96      868       2.0      231
Tuscaloosa, AL...........           4.3          90.6       4.5        17      814       1.1      293
Anchorage Borough, AK....           8.4         156.2      -0.2       318    1,066       3.2       91
Maricopa, AZ.............          93.4       1,756.8       2.0       145      914       1.8      257
Pima, AZ.................          18.7         352.4       0.1       299      818       2.9      125
Benton, AR...............           5.7         106.5       7.4         2      926       0.5      317
                                                                                                     
Pulaski, AR..............          14.3         242.9       0.2       293      849       2.3      194
Washington, AR...........           5.7          96.8       1.5       171      774       0.3      325
Alameda, CA..............          57.5         706.5       3.2        65    1,247       4.2       31
Contra Costa, CA.........          29.9         342.7       2.2       128    1,142       2.1      223
Fresno, CA...............          31.1         365.4       1.0       228      747       3.2       91
Kern, CA.................          17.3         326.4       2.2       128      819       3.8       50
Los Angeles, CA..........         442.4       4,184.4       2.1       137    1,036       3.1      103
Marin, CA................          12.1         111.3       3.0        77    1,120       3.9       44
Monterey, CA.............          12.9         197.1       4.0        34      797       1.0      300
Orange, CA...............         108.0       1,475.0       2.3       119    1,050       2.6      154
                                                                                                     
Placer, CA...............          11.4         143.7       3.8        42      937       2.9      125
Riverside, CA............          53.6         626.4       4.4        19      756       2.6      154
Sacramento, CA...........          52.7         618.0       3.3        61    1,050       2.0      231
San Bernardino, CA.......          51.4         658.1       4.1        29      793       2.7      140
San Diego, CA............         100.8       1,344.5       2.3       119    1,030       0.8      306
San Francisco, CA........          57.6         648.6       5.1         9    1,685       8.6        2
San Joaquin, CA..........          16.7         224.0       3.6        51      799       1.4      286
San Luis Obispo, CA......           9.8         110.8       3.8        42      785       2.2      206
San Mateo, CA............          26.1         375.4       4.4        19    1,824       7.1        4
Santa Barbara, CA........          14.6         194.6       3.3        61      901       2.3      194
                                                                                                     
Santa Clara, CA..........          66.2         986.6       4.4        19    2,012       7.4        3
Santa Cruz, CA...........           9.2         100.8       2.1       137      837       2.6      154
Solano, CA...............          10.3         128.3       2.1       137      958       4.1       38
Sonoma, CA...............          18.9         195.1       3.5        54      896       1.9      244
Stanislaus, CA...........          14.4         177.6       2.5       107      801       1.9      244
Tulare, CA...............           9.2         151.6       2.8        86      667       3.6       61
Ventura, CA..............          24.9         310.7       1.2       199      945       2.1      223
Yolo, CA.................           6.1         101.2       0.8       248      972       4.5       23
Adams, CO................           9.4         185.4       5.7         6      924       2.8      129
Arapahoe, CO.............          19.7         307.9       2.8        86    1,096       2.7      140
                                                                                                     
Boulder, CO..............          13.7         170.1       2.8        86    1,129       3.0      117
Denver, CO...............          28.0         467.4       4.9        13    1,175       4.6       22
Douglas, CO..............          10.3         107.9       3.7        48    1,037       0.4      323
El Paso, CO..............          17.2         250.4       1.8       153      859       2.3      194
Jefferson, CO............          18.2         223.8       3.2        65      951       3.0      117
Larimer, CO..............          10.6         143.7       3.8        42      859       3.4       74
Weld, CO.................           6.3         100.7       8.8         1      869       4.3       28
Fairfield, CT............          34.1         420.4       0.8       248    1,400       1.7      264
Hartford, CT.............          26.4         503.0       1.0       228    1,123       0.0      329
New Haven, CT............          23.1         361.2       0.7       263      987       2.0      231
                                                                                                     
New London, CT...........           7.1         122.3      -0.6       330      927       2.0      231
New Castle, DE...........          18.3         278.7       2.3       119    1,074       1.9      244
Washington, DC...........          36.3         732.9       1.5       171    1,631       3.8       50
Alachua, FL..............           6.7         121.5       2.5       107      790       3.4       74
Brevard, FL..............          14.9         190.0       1.7       162      851       1.2      291
Broward, FL..............          66.5         739.9       2.8        86      869       2.2      206
Collier, FL..............          12.7         123.9       4.3        24      806      -3.9      339
Duval, FL................          27.7         456.5       1.3       192      890       2.8      129
Escambia, FL.............           8.2         124.9       2.1       137      733       3.2       91
Hillsborough, FL.........          39.7         620.0       2.9        83      891       2.6      154
                                                                                                     
Lake, FL.................           7.7          86.2       2.8        86      656       2.5      165
Lee, FL..................          20.1         223.2       6.1         4      743       1.6      274
Leon, FL.................           8.4         142.2       2.8        86      771       1.7      264
Manatee, FL..............          10.0         106.5       3.1        73      706       1.0      300
Marion, FL...............           8.1          94.9       3.2        65      644       1.1      293
Miami-Dade, FL...........          94.3       1,047.0       3.0        77      891       2.2      206
Okaloosa, FL.............           6.2          78.2       0.1       299      779       2.8      129
Orange, FL...............          38.7         735.7       3.6        51      821       2.1      223
Osceola, FL..............           6.1          80.9       3.0        77      656       2.2      206
Palm Beach, FL...........          52.6         538.4       3.9        36      903       1.9      244
                                                                                                     
Pasco, FL................          10.3         105.7       4.2        26      650       2.7      140
Pinellas, FL.............          31.7         397.8       2.1       137      826       2.5      165
Polk, FL.................          12.7         196.2       1.9       147      730       1.5      282
Sarasota, FL.............          15.1         152.5       6.1         4      754       1.3      290
Seminole, FL.............          14.2         169.0       4.1        29      777       1.8      257
Volusia, FL..............          13.7         156.2       2.6       102      664       2.3      194
Bibb, GA.................           4.5          81.8       1.8       153      737       1.5      282
Chatham, GA..............           8.2         141.8       4.4        19      800       1.7      264
Clayton, GA..............           4.3         113.0       2.4       113      892       1.9      244
Cobb, GA.................          22.6         325.4       3.8        42      988       2.7      140
                                                                                                     
De Kalb, GA..............          18.8         283.6       3.4        57      947       0.9      304
Fulton, GA...............          44.4         772.1       3.5        54    1,236       3.2       91
Gwinnett, GA.............          25.3         327.9       3.8        42      932       3.4       74
Muscogee, GA.............           4.8          94.4       0.5       276      744       2.1      223
Richmond, GA.............           4.7         102.5       3.0        77      800       1.5      282
Honolulu, HI.............          24.9         456.1       0.8       248      906       4.0       40
Ada, ID..................          14.1         210.3       1.1       212      831       2.1      223
Champaign, IL............           4.5          90.0       1.3       192      850       1.7      264
Cook, IL.................         158.3       2,481.9       1.2       199    1,071       2.0      231
Du Page, IL..............          39.2         601.5       0.9       241    1,067       1.7      264
                                                                                                     
Kane, IL.................          14.1         206.8       0.7       263      831       3.4       74
Lake, IL.................          23.3         333.9      -0.4       323    1,180       2.4      183
McHenry, IL..............           9.1          97.3       1.7       162      782       3.0      117
McLean, IL...............           3.9          84.0      -1.2       336      892       0.3      325
Madison, IL..............           6.2          98.1       2.4       113      771       1.6      274
Peoria, IL...............           4.8         100.0      -1.2       336      870       1.6      274
St. Clair, IL............           5.7          92.1      -0.7       332      769       2.5      165
Sangamon, IL.............           5.5         128.8       1.2       199      983       3.1      103
Will, IL.................          16.4         218.0       1.2       199      835       2.6      154
Winnebago, IL............           7.0         128.0       1.5       171      798       2.8      129
                                                                                                     
Allen, IN................           8.8         179.2       1.3       192      775       2.0      231
Elkhart, IN..............           4.7         121.3       3.7        48      778       2.6      154
Hamilton, IN.............           8.8         127.7       4.1        29      891      -0.7      336
Lake, IN.................          10.2         187.3      -0.4       323      848       1.1      293
Marion, IN...............          23.4         580.5       0.9       241      947       0.2      327
St. Joseph, IN...........           5.8         118.8       1.4       184      772       3.1      103
Tippecanoe, IN...........           3.3          81.9       2.6       102      800       4.4       26
Vanderburgh, IN..........           4.7         106.0       2.0       145      759       2.6      154
Black Hawk, IA...........           3.8          75.9       0.1       299      802       3.1      103
Johnson, IA..............           4.0          81.1       0.4       282      891       2.2      206
                                                                                                     
Linn, IA.................           6.5         128.6       0.5       276      915       3.5       66
Polk, IA.................          16.5         287.2       1.7       162      958       3.5       66
Scott, IA................           5.5          90.4       1.1       212      764       1.1      293
Johnson, KS..............          21.6         328.7       2.4       113      955       2.5      165
Sedgwick, KS.............          12.4         245.5       1.2       199      825       1.4      286
Shawnee, KS..............           4.8          97.7       1.5       171      769      -0.4      335
Wyandotte, KS............           3.3          88.3       4.1        29      914       3.9       44
Boone, KY................           4.2          78.7       3.3        61      803       0.5      317
Fayette, KY..............          10.4         184.8       0.8       248      844       0.7      310
Jefferson, KY............          24.4         446.1       2.5       107      897       2.3      194
                                                                                                     
Caddo, LA................           7.3         114.1      -0.4       323      788       3.7       55
Calcasieu, LA............           4.9          88.6       4.0        34      849       5.5       13
East Baton Rouge, LA.....          14.6         271.7       2.3       119      889       1.0      300
Jefferson, LA............          13.5         191.4       0.5       276      855       2.2      206
Lafayette, LA............           9.2         142.1       1.1       212      949       4.4       26
Orleans, LA..............          11.6         186.4       3.2        65      931       2.4      183
St. Tammany, LA..........           7.6          83.1       2.3       119      816       3.3       81
Cumberland, ME...........          12.7         174.8       0.8       248      832       2.3      194
Anne Arundel, MD.........          14.5         255.5       0.9       241    1,021       2.4      183
Baltimore, MD............          21.0         365.5       0.2       293      959       2.6      154
                                                                                                     
Frederick, MD............           6.3          96.1       0.8       248      905       4.0       40
Harford, MD..............           5.6          88.8       0.1       299      904       3.1      103
Howard, MD...............           9.4         161.2       0.8       248    1,183       6.0        8
Montgomery, MD...........          32.5         455.9       0.4       282    1,243       2.2      206
Prince Georges, MD.......          15.6         306.2       1.6       167    1,033       2.9      125
Baltimore City, MD.......          13.7         337.3       2.2       128    1,123       2.7      140
Barnstable, MA...........           9.2          98.9       1.4       184      782       2.2      206
Bristol, MA..............          16.5         220.5       1.7       162      839       0.8      306
Essex, MA................          22.8         316.3       1.4       184    1,000       3.4       74
Hampden, MA..............          16.6         202.2       0.7       263      860       2.4      183
                                                                                                     
Middlesex, MA............          51.4         857.9       1.8       153    1,382       1.7      264
Norfolk, MA..............          24.0         337.6       1.4       184    1,079       2.5      165
Plymouth, MA.............          14.5         185.4       1.8       153      880       2.3      194
Suffolk, MA..............          25.6         621.9       2.1       137    1,515       5.9       10
Worcester, MA............          22.6         331.4       2.3       119      949       0.7      310
Genesee, MI..............           7.0         133.7       1.2       199      777       2.5      165
Ingham, MI...............           6.1         150.5      -0.4       323      899       3.2       91
Kalamazoo, MI............           5.1         113.2       0.2       293      875       3.2       91
Kent, MI.................          13.9         363.8       2.7        96      837       3.3       81
Macomb, MI...............          17.2         307.6       1.0       228      942       2.4      183
                                                                                                     
Oakland, MI..............          38.1         693.8       1.4       184    1,028       2.2      206
Ottawa, MI...............           5.5         119.1       4.2        26      801       4.8       19
Saginaw, MI..............           4.0          83.9      -0.1       315      763       2.7      140
Washtenaw, MI............           8.0         198.9       0.9       241    1,028       3.6       61
Wayne, MI................          30.4         694.5       0.8       248    1,027       2.9      125
Anoka, MN................           6.9         118.2       1.9       147      937       3.8       50
Dakota, MN...............           9.6         181.5       1.3       192      919       3.6       61
Hennepin, MN.............          40.3         872.8       1.5       171    1,175       1.1      293
Olmsted, MN..............           3.4          92.5      -0.3       322    1,077      11.1        1
Ramsey, MN...............          13.3         326.1       0.3       290    1,057       2.7      140
                                                                                                     
St. Louis, MN............           5.3          97.6       0.5       276      827       4.2       31
Stearns, MN..............           4.2          83.6       0.7       263      793       5.7       12
Washington, MN...........           5.3          76.7       0.4       282      783       2.6      154
Harrison, MS.............           4.5          82.9      -0.2       318      694       2.5      165
Hinds, MS................           6.0         119.5       0.2       293      817       1.0      300
Boone, MO................           4.7          91.0       1.5       171      764       1.9      244
Clay, MO.................           5.2          95.0       4.1        29      838       0.4      323
Greene, MO...............           8.2         159.6       2.3       119      725       1.8      257
Jackson, MO..............          19.9         349.2       0.0       307      961       1.7      264
St. Charles, MO..........           8.6         133.6       1.4       184      763       4.8       19
                                                                                                     
St. Louis, MO............          34.1         582.5       1.1       212      993       3.7       55
St. Louis City, MO.......          11.1         224.7       1.1       212    1,031       3.1      103
Yellowstone, MT..........           6.3          79.5       1.2       199      807       3.9       44
Douglas, NE..............          18.8         326.7       1.2       199      885      -0.1      330
Lancaster, NE............          10.2         164.4       1.2       199      769       2.5      165
Clark, NV................          51.8         883.2       4.7        15      823       0.5      317
Washoe, NV...............          13.9         196.6       2.7        96      854       0.6      315
Hillsborough, NH.........          12.2         195.0       1.8       153    1,014       2.7      140
Rockingham, NH...........          10.6         142.1       1.2       199      918       5.8       11
Atlantic, NJ.............           6.6         131.2      -4.0       339      790       3.3       81
                                                                                                     
Bergen, NJ...............          32.7         439.0       0.8       248    1,106       2.0      231
Burlington, NJ...........          11.0         195.0      -1.1       335      969       0.5      317
Camden, NJ...............          11.8         198.1       2.4       113      893      -0.1      330
Essex, NJ................          20.3         327.9      -0.4       323    1,159       0.7      310
Gloucester, NJ...........           6.1         101.9       2.5       107      812      -0.1      330
Hudson, NJ...............          14.1         238.0       0.4       282    1,275       1.9      244
Mercer, NJ...............          11.0         235.6       1.5       171    1,229       3.2       91
Middlesex, NJ............          21.8         393.8       0.9       241    1,120       0.5      317
Monmouth, NJ.............          20.0         248.8       1.5       171      917       2.6      154
Morris, NJ...............          16.9         281.1       0.6       271    1,341       0.7      310
                                                                                                     
Ocean, NJ................          12.6         158.9       1.5       171      749       1.6      274
Passaic, NJ..............          12.2         164.5      -2.2       338      926       3.5       66
Somerset, NJ.............          10.0         180.8       2.2       128    1,372       2.2      206
Union, NJ................          14.2         220.6       0.3       290    1,146       1.8      257
Bernalillo, NM...........          18.2         315.5       1.1       212      826       2.2      206
Albany, NY...............          10.3         226.7       1.6       167    1,008       3.5       66
Bronx, NY................          17.7         254.0       3.1        73      901       0.9      304
Broome, NY...............           4.6          88.2       0.0       307      737       1.9      244
Dutchess, NY.............           8.5         109.4       0.2       293      943       2.3      194
Erie, NY.................          24.6         461.2       0.6       271      836       2.8      129
                                                                                                     
Kings, NY................          57.5         569.3       5.4         7      789       4.1       38
Monroe, NY...............          18.6         376.9       0.7       263      905       0.1      328
Nassau, NY...............          53.5         606.5       1.3       192    1,022       3.2       91
New York, NY.............         127.7       2,494.4       2.7        96    1,733       3.8       50
Oneida, NY...............           5.4         103.5       0.0       307      746       3.2       91
Onondaga, NY.............          13.1         242.9       0.0       307      856       1.9      244
Orange, NY...............          10.2         137.6       1.8       153      777       2.5      165
Queens, NY...............          50.0         558.8       3.9        36      884       2.8      129
Richmond, NY.............           9.6          98.9       1.0       228      805       0.6      315
Rockland, NY.............          10.3         116.6       2.5       107      955      -0.1      330
                                                                                                     
Saratoga, NY.............           5.8          81.2       0.4       282      844       3.6       61
Suffolk, NY..............          52.1         640.3       0.8       248    1,031       3.1      103
Westchester, NY..........          36.6         413.6       1.2       199    1,196       3.1      103
Buncombe, NC.............           8.2         120.2       1.9       147      731       2.5      165
Catawba, NC..............           4.3          81.5       1.3       192      715       2.7      140
Cumberland, NC...........           6.2         116.5      -0.8       334      748       1.1      293
Durham, NC...............           7.6         188.7       1.5       171    1,219       2.4      183
Forsyth, NC..............           9.1         179.0       1.1       212      889       5.0       17
Guilford, NC.............          14.2         270.9       0.8       248      843       4.2       31
Mecklenburg, NC..........          33.8         612.5       4.2        26    1,071       1.7      264
                                                                                                     
New Hanover, NC..........           7.4         104.1       3.2        65      750       1.1      293
Wake, NC.................          30.6         491.8       3.1        73      953       1.9      244
Cass, ND.................           6.7         116.3       4.4        19      897       4.3       28
Butler, OH...............           7.5         143.5       2.2       128      827       3.5       66
Cuyahoga, OH.............          35.5         707.9       0.1       299      974       1.8      257
Delaware, OH.............           4.7          82.5      -0.7       332      921       2.7      140
Franklin, OH.............          30.3         709.8       2.5       107      948       2.4      183
Hamilton, OH.............          23.3         502.1       1.2       199    1,073       6.0        8
Lake, OH.................           6.3          94.8       0.8       248      786       3.8       50
Lorain, OH...............           6.1          97.0       1.3       192      767       1.7      264
                                                                                                     
Lucas, OH................          10.0         205.2       0.0       307      827       4.2       31
Mahoning, OH.............           5.9          99.5       0.6       271      683       1.6      274
Montgomery, OH...........          12.0         247.4       1.9       147      814       1.4      286
Stark, OH................           8.7         159.1       1.6       167      755       4.3       28
Summit, OH...............          14.1         261.3       1.0       228      851       2.5      165
Warren, OH...............           4.4          83.9       1.9       147      824       3.5       66
Cleveland, OK............           5.3          80.2       1.1       212      709       2.2      206
Oklahoma, OK.............          26.5         445.2       1.4       184      949       4.5       23
Tulsa, OK................          21.4         344.4       1.4       184      893       3.4       74
Clackamas, OR............          13.3         147.9       2.2       128      874       1.9      244
                                                                                                     
Jackson, OR..............           6.8          81.7       1.6       167      740       4.2       31
Lane, OR.................          11.2         143.1       2.3       119      754       3.7       55
Marion, OR...............           9.7         144.2       2.9        83      764       4.2       31
Multnomah, OR............          31.2         466.7       2.7        96      979       2.8      129
Washington, OR...........          17.3         267.1       2.3       119    1,216       6.2        7
Allegheny, PA............          35.1         686.2       0.1       299    1,024       2.0      231
Berks, PA................           8.9         167.6       1.5       171      852       3.0      117
Bucks, PA................          19.6         252.1       1.2       199      892       2.5      165
Butler, PA...............           5.0          85.2       0.0       307      889       2.7      140
Chester, PA..............          15.1         240.9       0.9       241    1,160       1.8      257
                                                                                                     
Cumberland, PA...........           6.1         127.3       1.5       171      867       1.9      244
Dauphin, PA..............           7.3         176.8       0.6       271      939       2.7      140
Delaware, PA.............          13.7         216.0       1.0       228      994       2.7      140
Erie, PA.................           7.2         125.2       0.1       299      755       2.0      231
Lackawanna, PA...........           5.8          97.9       0.7       263      735       3.2       91
Lancaster, PA............          12.9         227.4       2.2       128      790       3.0      117
Lehigh, PA...............           8.5         182.0       1.1       212      926       2.3      194
Luzerne, PA..............           7.5         141.7       1.1       212      751       2.3      194
Montgomery, PA...........          27.2         473.0       0.8       248    1,133       2.4      183
Northampton, PA..........           6.6         106.1       0.7       263      824       1.4      286
                                                                                                     
Philadelphia, PA.........          34.7         645.3       1.8       153    1,125       2.0      231
Washington, PA...........           5.3          88.1       1.5       171      939       4.9       18
Westmoreland, PA.........           9.3         133.9       0.8       248      767       3.1      103
York, PA.................           8.9         173.0       0.2       293      825       2.1      223
Providence, RI...........          17.3         280.5       1.8       153      937       1.6      274
Charleston, SC...........          12.7         228.9       4.3        24      837       2.8      129
Greenville, SC...........          12.9         248.3       3.9        36      841       2.6      154
Horry, SC................           8.0         118.3       3.3        61      580       2.7      140
Lexington, SC............           5.9         107.9       3.2        65      728       2.8      129
Richland, SC.............           9.3         209.9       2.1       137      815       2.5      165
                                                                                                     
Spartanburg, SC..........           5.9         124.1       2.9        83      795       3.9       44
York, SC.................           5.0          81.6       3.9        36      752       3.3       81
Minnehaha, SD............           6.8         121.9       2.8        86      824       3.3       81
Davidson, TN.............          19.8         459.7       3.8        42      967       2.0      231
Hamilton, TN.............           8.9         188.1       0.6       271      831       3.1      103
Knox, TN.................          11.3         227.6       2.7        96      815       2.3      194
Rutherford, TN...........           4.8         113.0       3.2        65      825       3.3       81
Shelby, TN...............          19.6         476.1       1.0       228      965       0.8      306
Williamson, TN...........           7.2         109.5       5.4         7    1,047       2.8      129
Bell, TX.................           4.9         111.2      -0.1       315      798       3.5       66
                                                                                                     
Bexar, TX................          37.1         796.4       2.6       102      854       3.3       81
Brazoria, TX.............           5.2          99.4       2.6       102      966       7.1        4
Brazos, TX...............           4.2          96.2       1.1       212      734       3.2       91
Cameron, TX..............           6.3         133.5       1.0       228      603       3.1      103
Collin, TX...............          21.3         346.4       3.2        65    1,097       2.0      231
Dallas, TX...............          71.4       1,558.5       3.5        54    1,141       2.5      165
Denton, TX...............          12.6         205.8       4.5        17      871       3.6       61
El Paso, TX..............          14.4         283.4       0.4       282      682       2.4      183
Fort Bend, TX............          11.2         164.4       5.1         9      956       0.7      310
Galveston, TX............           5.7         101.0       2.8        86      824       2.1      223
                                                                                                     
Gregg, TX................           4.2          79.0       3.0        77      864       2.5      165
Harris, TX...............         108.7       2,269.5       3.6        51    1,238       4.0       40
Hidalgo, TX..............          11.8         237.9       2.6       102      616       3.5       66
Jefferson, TX............           5.8         124.0       4.6        16      969       4.5       23
Lubbock, TX..............           7.3         131.5       2.2       128      764       3.7       55
McLennan, TX.............           5.0         105.0       0.7       263      775       4.2       31
Midland, TX..............           5.4          93.1       7.4         2    1,256       6.8        6
Montgomery, TX...........          10.0         159.5       5.1         9      954       5.5       13
Nueces, TX...............           8.1         164.1       3.4        57      860       5.5       13
Potter, TX...............           4.0          77.3       0.5       276      802       3.4       74
                                                                                                     
Smith, TX................           5.9          96.9       1.7       162      818       3.9       44
Tarrant, TX..............          39.9         825.6       1.9       147      944       3.9       44
Travis, TX...............          35.3         658.1       3.9        36    1,074       3.7       55
Webb, TX.................           5.0          95.0       2.4       113      653       3.3       81
Williamson, TX...........           9.0         144.5       2.4       113      923      -0.8      337
Davis, UT................           7.8         115.9       3.9        36      762       3.0      117
Salt Lake, UT............          40.8         627.0       2.8        86      897       2.4      183
Utah, UT.................          13.9         198.8       4.8        14      747      -0.1      330
Weber, UT................           5.6          95.3       1.8       153      721       1.7      264
Chittenden, VT...........           6.4         100.7       1.1       212      916       2.1      223
                                                                                                     
Arlington, VA............           8.8         164.7       0.0       307    1,545       4.8       19
Chesterfield, VA.........           8.1         123.2       0.9       241      825       2.2      206
Fairfax, VA..............          35.1         579.3      -0.4       323    1,447       1.2      291
Henrico, VA..............          10.5         178.7       1.1       212      922       2.2      206
Loudoun, VA..............          10.6         147.9       1.0       228    1,105       1.9      244
Prince William, VA.......           8.4         118.5       1.0       228      845       0.8      306
Alexandria City, VA......           6.2          94.9      -0.1       315    1,345       2.3      194
Chesapeake City, VA......           5.7          96.0       0.0       307      743       2.2      206
Newport News City, VA....           3.7          97.7       0.1       299      928       2.4      183
Norfolk City, VA.........           5.5         134.6      -0.4       323      931       3.3       81
                                                                                                     
Richmond City, VA........           7.1         149.5       1.0       228    1,041       2.2      206
Virginia Beach City, VA..          11.3         172.3       1.1       212      751       2.0      231
Benton, WA...............           5.7          82.7       3.4        57      930       1.5      282
Clark, WA................          14.0         143.0       5.0        12      890       2.8      129
King, WA.................          84.3       1,252.8       3.4        57    1,452       5.1       16
Kitsap, WA...............           6.7          83.1       3.0        77      904       3.3       81
Pierce, WA...............          21.7         282.3       2.8        86      870       3.0      117
Snohomish, WA............          20.2         269.9       2.2       128    1,019       0.5      317
Spokane, WA..............          15.7         208.5       2.1       137      823       3.1      103
Thurston, WA.............           7.9         104.3       3.7        48      877       1.6      274
                                                                                                     
Whatcom, WA..............           7.1          83.5       1.1       212      782       2.2      206
Yakima, WA...............           8.1         119.2       3.1        73      658       3.1      103
Kanawha, WV..............           5.9         103.9      -0.2       318      828       3.0      117
Brown, WI................           6.4         149.6      -0.2       318      829       3.1      103
Dane, WI.................          14.1         314.7       1.1       212      900      -2.2      338
Milwaukee, WI............          25.0         482.4       0.4       282      902       2.5      165
Outagamie, WI............           5.0         103.4       0.8       248      808       2.5      165
Waukesha, WI.............          12.3         232.1       0.3       290      929       2.5      165
Winnebago, WI............           3.5          89.7      -0.6       330      865       3.2       91
San Juan, PR.............          11.4         249.3      -1.8       (5)      603       1.3      (5)

(1) Includes areas not officially designated as counties. See Technical Note.
(2) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.
(3) Percent changes were computed from quarterly employment and pay data adjusted for noneconomic
county reclassifications. See Technical Note.
(4) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.
(5) This county was not included in the U.S. rankings.

Note: Data are preliminary. Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment
Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs. These 339 U.S. counties comprise 71.8 percent of
the total covered workers in the U.S.





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