Table B-2. Average weekly hours and overtime of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-2. Average weekly hours and overtime of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Nov.
2013
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014(p)
Nov.
2014(p)

AVERAGE WEEKLY HOURS

Total private

34.5 34.5 34.5 34.6

Goods-producing

40.6 40.5 40.6 40.7

Mining and logging

44.6 44.5 45.0 45.0

Construction

39.2 39.0 39.2 39.1

Manufacturing

41.0 40.9 40.9 41.1

Durable goods

41.5 41.5 41.4 41.6

Nondurable goods

40.1 40.0 40.0 40.3

Private service-providing

33.3 33.4 33.4 33.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

34.4 34.6 34.6 34.7

Wholesale trade

38.9 39.0 38.8 38.9

Retail trade

31.2 31.4 31.4 31.5

Transportation and warehousing

38.7 38.6 38.7 38.8

Utilities

42.0 42.2 42.7 42.7

Information

36.8 36.7 36.8 36.8

Financial activities

37.2 37.3 37.3 37.3

Professional and business services

36.2 36.2 36.2 36.1

Education and health services

32.7 32.8 32.8 32.8

Leisure and hospitality

26.0 26.2 26.2 26.2

Other services

31.7 31.8 31.8 31.8

AVERAGE OVERTIME HOURS

Manufacturing

3.4 3.5 3.4 3.5

Durable goods

3.5 3.6 3.5 3.5

Nondurable goods

3.3 3.3 3.3 3.4

Footnotes
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Last Modified Date: December 05, 2014