Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State Total(1) Construction Manufacturing
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)

Alabama(2)

1,951.4 1,974.0 1,968.0 1,974.6 81.3 77.8 77.8 78.7 - - - -

Alaska

339.3 338.3 337.2 338.9 16.7 16.3 16.3 16.2 14.3 13.9 14.1 14.6

Arizona

2,664.7 2,702.7 2,708.4 2,717.7 127.7 136.8 139.7 139.7 159.4 158.3 158.1 158.1

Arkansas

1,219.6 1,229.5 1,230.8 1,231.1 50.3 49.4 48.2 49.9 154.9 153.0 154.0 153.4

California

16,197.3 16,519.6 16,555.6 16,586.8 738.3 764.9 770.9 772.4 1,291.2 1,286.1 1,278.9 1,275.4


Colorado

2,562.7 2,621.7 2,620.8 2,626.8 152.1 165.8 168.7 168.5 142.3 143.6 142.6 141.1

Connecticut

1,673.2 1,690.2 1,683.6 1,676.4 57.0 56.3 56.4 57.2 158.4 159.8 159.2 159.8

Delaware(3)

452.7 460.3 461.6 461.2 21.8 21.2 21.1 20.5 27.3 27.1 27.1 27.1

District of Columbia(2)(3)

768.0 779.2 782.8 781.8 14.3 14.1 14.1 14.2 - - - -

Florida

8,181.4 8,405.0 8,429.0 8,434.7 433.4 455.3 458.3 461.8 346.3 359.7 361.0 360.6


Georgia

4,313.2 4,385.3 4,403.6 4,410.3 168.2 176.1 177.5 177.8 383.5 384.0 384.5 384.2

Hawaii(3)

640.2 653.0 654.2 654.2 36.9 39.4 39.0 39.4 13.8 13.9 13.9 13.8

Idaho

680.6 694.8 695.7 695.3 38.8 41.5 42.1 41.0 62.9 62.9 63.4 64.3

Illinois

5,993.1 6,008.9 6,020.4 6,022.6 215.9 212.7 213.7 210.4 578.5 568.7 566.9 568.5

Indiana

3,047.5 3,068.9 3,075.9 3,077.7 126.8 130.2 131.7 131.6 521.2 513.5 514.6 514.0


Iowa

1,565.9 1,588.7 1,588.4 1,583.9 78.6 91.5 91.2 89.0 214.9 211.0 211.4 209.7

Kansas

1,402.0 1,396.4 1,395.8 1,396.7 61.6 56.4 56.6 56.9 161.2 160.5 160.2 160.9

Kentucky

1,895.9 1,904.9 1,914.4 1,914.4 77.6 74.3 74.1 74.1 242.9 241.7 242.2 244.6

Louisiana

1,982.2 1,969.9 1,968.1 1,975.4 142.5 140.4 141.8 146.4 142.7 136.3 135.4 134.6

Maine

609.7 614.7 613.1 609.5 26.6 24.9 24.7 24.6 50.6 51.3 51.0 51.0


Maryland(3)

2,677.5 2,707.2 2,711.5 2,712.2 158.6 158.8 159.6 158.7 105.2 105.9 106.1 107.0

Massachusetts

3,505.3 3,574.1 3,582.2 3,576.7 139.4 150.9 149.7 149.6 250.0 250.2 251.0 251.1

Michigan

4,266.3 4,326.4 4,341.7 4,360.6 146.9 151.1 150.5 156.5 589.6 597.7 598.3 600.7

Minnesota

2,861.0 2,903.4 2,905.6 2,893.1 113.6 119.9 118.2 117.7 316.5 316.6 317.1 315.8

Mississippi

1,140.9 1,143.7 1,140.6 1,139.9 46.5 48.1 48.0 46.7 142.9 143.7 143.7 141.8


Missouri

2,787.6 2,819.1 2,829.2 2,838.5 115.6 116.1 117.8 117.5 259.7 259.4 258.3 259.0

Montana

460.8 460.0 462.2 464.4 26.4 24.5 24.2 25.3 19.2 19.7 19.8 19.6

Nebraska(3)

1,012.4 1,013.5 1,017.9 1,016.3 50.8 49.6 49.6 49.4 97.2 96.9 96.8 97.4

Nevada

1,271.0 1,301.1 1,298.8 1,299.8 71.3 76.8 76.9 80.5 42.2 42.3 42.3 42.5

New Hampshire

659.7 671.3 671.2 673.7 25.2 25.5 25.5 25.5 66.8 66.3 66.3 66.8


New Jersey

4,051.4 4,082.3 4,087.2 4,081.6 147.5 153.9 153.8 153.6 238.5 242.1 243.2 241.3

New Mexico

826.2 826.6 823.4 823.1 43.8 43.0 43.5 43.7 27.3 26.0 25.8 26.0

New York

9,281.9 9,386.1 9,388.1 9,381.9 363.3 360.8 364.9 366.0 454.9 452.2 448.1 448.9

North Carolina

4,259.7 4,327.6 4,338.7 4,344.4 193.3 196.3 199.7 201.6 459.1 461.0 460.4 460.3

North Dakota

449.3 442.8 441.5 441.2 33.7 32.1 31.3 32.1 25.3 24.8 24.9 24.3


Ohio

5,446.1 5,501.0 5,499.4 5,496.6 202.3 206.4 204.0 206.5 691.7 686.1 686.1 689.6

Oklahoma

1,668.3 1,660.2 1,655.9 1,656.0 78.0 82.8 82.9 80.9 132.9 125.1 125.1 125.6

Oregon

1,795.1 1,844.7 1,849.0 1,855.1 83.0 88.8 87.4 89.2 187.2 185.2 184.9 185.2

Pennsylvania

5,862.0 5,900.5 5,902.2 5,900.4 236.0 237.1 233.8 233.0 565.3 565.9 565.5 564.4

Rhode Island

485.8 491.1 490.7 492.4 17.2 17.2 17.2 17.3 41.6 41.9 41.8 41.3


South Carolina

2,021.0 2,063.1 2,070.9 2,061.0 88.1 91.1 89.9 90.4 236.7 239.9 241.5 239.6

South Dakota(3)

428.5 438.0 438.9 439.3 22.7 24.0 24.4 24.0 42.4 42.2 41.6 42.0

Tennessee(3)

2,917.9 2,965.3 2,981.1 2,988.6 120.0 124.9 125.3 125.0 334.4 341.7 341.3 341.3

Texas

11,893.8 12,046.5 12,087.6 12,101.3 690.3 692.4 695.8 692.6 865.4 843.5 843.7 845.7

Utah

1,390.7 1,423.7 1,429.1 1,432.5 86.3 89.3 88.1 88.0 124.3 128.0 128.1 128.1


Vermont

313.6 318.2 317.5 315.4 15.1 15.6 15.5 15.5 30.6 30.5 30.5 30.4

Virginia

3,881.4 3,931.9 3,943.8 3,948.7 185.2 187.1 188.8 189.6 234.1 230.4 229.5 228.7

Washington

3,173.4 3,248.6 3,272.5 3,283.1 172.2 185.8 187.6 189.5 289.6 284.7 284.4 282.7

West Virginia

761.2 761.1 761.8 761.4 30.6 31.5 31.2 30.6 47.2 46.8 46.7 46.5

Wisconsin

2,906.6 2,933.7 2,924.6 2,935.0 109.3 115.4 115.0 113.9 470.6 470.9 471.4 473.8

Wyoming

289.0 279.6 279.0 278.8 23.0 21.7 20.9 21.3 9.6 9.8 9.8 9.7


Puerto Rico(3)

899.2 892.9 892.1 889.0 23.6 22.0 22.0 21.7 74.3 72.3 72.1 71.6

Virgin Islands(2)

37.3 37.8 37.8 38.1 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, and other services (except public administration), not shown separately.
(2) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(3) Mining and logging is combined with construction.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Trade, transportation, and utilities Financial activities Professional and business services
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)

Alabama

378.7 381.7 384.4 386.4 95.1 99.4 98.8 100.3 229.3 231.8 229.6 229.7

Alaska

68.0 66.7 66.8 66.8 12.3 12.3 12.4 12.6 29.7 28.1 27.1 26.7

Arizona

513.0 518.9 517.9 518.6 198.3 205.1 204.4 205.0 404.9 408.3 408.0 411.1

Arkansas

255.2 256.9 257.2 255.2 49.7 49.6 50.0 50.5 140.5 144.7 143.2 145.0

California

2,960.4 3,005.4 3,003.0 3,008.8 801.8 813.6 812.5 817.3 2,524.4 2,597.7 2,602.0 2,605.4


Colorado

447.6 452.0 453.3 456.2 162.0 164.8 161.5 161.0 400.7 407.1 407.4 407.7

Connecticut

297.2 297.2 296.6 295.7 130.2 132.7 131.9 132.1 216.4 218.5 219.3 216.7

Delaware

81.3 82.2 81.3 80.8 47.0 47.9 47.6 47.5 60.5 64.1 65.4 65.3

District of Columbia

33.0 34.1 34.0 33.4 30.2 30.9 30.8 30.6 162.8 164.3 165.9 166.3

Florida

1,692.6 1,728.4 1,731.1 1,724.4 538.9 555.8 555.5 557.8 1,248.5 1,290.6 1,290.6 1,300.1


Georgia

915.7 937.8 937.5 937.6 238.2 240.5 242.7 244.5 651.9 664.7 671.9 676.3

Hawaii

118.8 119.4 119.2 119.2 27.8 28.7 28.2 28.6 83.6 84.6 84.5 83.9

Idaho

137.3 140.5 140.0 139.5 33.5 35.0 34.7 35.3 81.7 84.9 84.4 84.3

Illinois

1,208.0 1,207.6 1,208.2 1,207.2 381.0 377.4 375.6 375.9 918.6 940.4 945.2 950.0

Indiana

584.9 598.6 595.9 596.7 132.5 132.8 133.7 133.3 328.3 324.9 325.4 324.7


Iowa

316.9 317.6 318.1 319.2 106.5 110.1 109.6 110.0 139.9 136.3 136.2 136.3

Kansas

267.6 266.0 267.7 268.0 79.0 80.8 80.7 80.9 179.8 180.3 178.7 178.7

Kentucky

388.8 396.3 395.6 396.3 93.7 96.8 97.3 97.5 218.2 216.2 222.1 221.0

Louisiana

391.8 391.1 390.7 389.4 90.1 90.8 90.7 90.4 211.0 210.0 209.6 212.0

Maine

118.6 121.1 120.2 119.7 30.6 31.6 31.1 30.7 64.1 64.8 64.5 63.9


Maryland

464.4 471.2 469.8 468.7 147.5 147.2 149.1 147.9 433.5 439.0 440.1 442.7

Massachusetts

567.5 573.9 573.5 571.1 220.2 224.2 223.8 222.9 536.0 551.6 552.4 554.1

Michigan

770.7 773.2 774.1 772.2 209.1 217.2 215.1 215.7 645.7 663.9 665.1 668.9

Minnesota

524.0 532.9 532.2 529.7 181.9 183.7 183.3 184.4 356.3 357.2 367.0 364.6

Mississippi

226.7 230.1 229.6 228.8 43.6 42.6 42.6 42.2 105.7 100.5 99.8 101.7


Missouri

530.9 535.3 533.1 535.5 165.6 171.6 172.9 172.7 373.3 382.8 386.3 391.4

Montana

95.3 94.4 94.6 94.6 24.0 24.5 24.6 24.8 40.1 40.3 40.7 41.4

Nebraska

207.0 205.2 205.5 206.6 72.0 72.6 72.8 72.1 119.3 119.2 120.1 120.9

Nevada

240.8 249.2 249.6 250.2 60.2 60.5 61.3 62.0 171.0 173.8 171.9 170.9

New Hampshire

137.8 143.3 142.1 143.6 35.7 36.6 36.8 36.8 78.7 79.8 78.8 79.7


New Jersey

863.5 876.4 878.5 872.8 254.2 257.0 256.8 256.1 661.0 653.8 660.8 665.2

New Mexico

139.5 136.4 136.2 135.9 32.9 33.1 33.2 33.4 99.9 102.1 102.3 101.6

New York

1,571.6 1,579.4 1,576.1 1,583.1 706.7 710.3 708.2 705.1 1,271.4 1,273.3 1,278.9 1,282.7

North Carolina

802.2 818.7 822.7 821.8 218.7 217.6 219.3 219.7 598.4 618.1 620.3 625.8

North Dakota

102.4 96.7 96.4 96.7 24.4 23.0 22.9 22.9 36.9 36.3 36.5 36.5


Ohio

1,016.6 1,024.4 1,025.6 1,023.6 291.8 297.5 300.2 300.1 716.7 715.4 715.8 710.8

Oklahoma

310.3 304.9 304.8 305.8 80.3 81.0 80.8 81.2 184.2 180.8 179.3 177.1

Oregon

337.3 342.2 343.6 344.1 96.0 99.2 98.3 98.7 232.0 245.8 247.7 246.5

Pennsylvania

1,126.7 1,134.5 1,133.8 1,133.5 315.0 315.4 317.2 316.5 778.0 785.7 792.1 790.1

Rhode Island

76.2 76.2 77.1 76.9 33.0 32.5 32.5 32.6 63.3 65.7 65.2 66.1


South Carolina

385.8 391.6 393.5 392.2 96.8 101.0 100.4 98.8 268.2 277.7 282.5 283.0

South Dakota

88.3 91.3 90.2 90.8 29.3 30.3 30.5 30.3 30.7 31.9 31.5 31.3

Tennessee

607.6 615.7 617.4 615.9 149.0 151.7 152.1 152.3 398.2 406.8 408.7 411.6

Texas

2,406.1 2,441.9 2,445.9 2,454.1 726.0 742.6 744.1 748.5 1,599.6 1,622.8 1,628.5 1,627.0

Utah

264.2 273.1 272.6 273.8 80.6 86.2 86.6 87.5 196.0 198.4 199.7 200.2


Vermont

55.2 56.1 55.7 54.9 12.3 12.2 12.1 12.1 27.4 27.9 27.7 27.2

Virginia

663.7 674.9 678.3 677.4 198.6 199.7 200.8 200.2 705.7 723.8 724.9 731.8

Washington

593.5 613.4 615.1 616.5 148.2 153.8 153.3 153.0 394.5 402.7 407.7 409.3

West Virginia

134.6 134.5 134.2 134.5 36.7 36.1 35.9 34.7 67.3 66.3 67.0 67.2

Wisconsin

535.8 544.5 545.5 544.7 151.2 155.2 154.4 154.4 314.6 318.6 317.3 318.2

Wyoming

55.9 52.7 52.2 52.4 11.1 10.5 10.8 10.6 18.6 18.0 18.6 18.5


Puerto Rico

174.0 176.9 176.7 174.6 42.1 40.9 41.2 40.9 111.9 111.9 112.4 112.3

Virgin Islands(1)

8.0 8.2 8.1 8.2 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Education and health services Leisure and hospitality Government
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Oct.
2015
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)

Alabama

229.3 234.1 231.5 232.0 191.2 192.9 190.2 189.7 376.3 378.4 379.0 381.4

Alaska

47.6 49.8 50.3 49.6 34.6 36.3 36.2 36.2 81.5 82.4 82.0 84.0

Arizona

403.4 415.1 418.4 419.1 302.7 309.2 309.3 311.0 407.4 405.4 406.5 407.2

Arkansas

176.7 182.2 183.8 184.1 113.3 115.5 115.6 114.9 213.1 213.9 213.8 213.3

California

2,486.7 2,564.0 2,570.5 2,577.4 1,852.8 1,893.1 1,905.3 1,916.1 2,478.5 2,519.9 2,533.5 2,533.3

Colorado

316.8 326.3 327.6 330.6 317.8 329.3 330.5 332.6 419.8 430.4 427.0 426.1

Connecticut

326.7 329.1 329.2 327.5 152.7 155.5 153.6 152.2 237.5 241.1 238.7 235.7

Delaware

75.8 77.6 77.5 77.5 49.9 50.8 51.8 52.8 65.9 65.4 65.9 65.7

District of Columbia

127.2 129.2 129.2 128.7 72.8 74.6 75.6 75.3 238.8 242.6 243.3 244.0

Florida

1,212.7 1,249.3 1,254.8 1,261.3 1,146.9 1,186.1 1,194.1 1,188.7 1,086.2 1,100.5 1,105.6 1,102.4

Georgia

544.7 556.0 555.1 556.1 457.7 474.8 477.9 476.3 681.5 685.5 688.5 688.9

Hawaii

82.1 85.2 85.9 84.8 114.9 120.1 119.7 121.5 127.2 126.2 128.1 127.4

Idaho

98.4 99.0 99.2 99.9 70.5 70.3 72.5 72.9 120.9 122.5 122.3 121.1

Illinois

909.4 908.5 913.1 913.6 583.3 600.6 598.6 599.8 834.0 828.4 834.2 836.2

Indiana

458.8 472.9 472.5 476.1 303.0 306.6 307.3 307.7 425.3 424.3 430.2 428.6

Iowa

225.6 230.1 232.9 230.5 140.1 144.4 142.9 144.1 255.7 258.8 258.0 255.2

Kansas

194.5 195.8 195.1 194.8 125.7 127.0 126.1 126.1 256.1 255.3 256.5 256.5

Kentucky

266.4 275.7 277.1 275.5 190.0 189.9 191.7 192.3 316.7 315.2 315.8 314.2

Louisiana

304.3 313.5 313.8 314.9 231.2 225.1 224.7 226.0 325.6 323.8 324.3 323.1

Maine

124.6 126.2 125.9 125.3 64.6 65.0 64.0 63.9 99.2 98.9 100.7 99.3

Maryland

437.3 444.7 443.3 445.8 273.4 280.0 276.9 275.5 503.3 505.0 509.9 508.4

Massachusetts

766.3 784.0 793.2 789.1 349.6 360.5 359.7 358.1 451.0 453.8 455.5 456.2

Michigan

654.5 668.4 669.9 669.9 417.7 418.8 426.2 434.4 597.4 598.4 603.9 603.4

Minnesota

514.7 532.6 529.0 526.8 258.6 265.3 261.7 257.8 421.3 422.5 424.1 424.3

Mississippi

138.0 140.5 139.6 140.5 130.6 132.7 131.7 132.1 245.7 245.9 245.7 246.3

Missouri

450.6 448.6 451.8 454.7 287.6 298.5 299.2 299.8 432.2 435.6 438.5 437.1

Montana

72.3 73.8 74.0 73.8 61.4 61.9 62.7 63.9 90.2 89.8 90.3 90.1

Nebraska

150.7 153.9 154.0 153.6 89.1 91.3 90.8 89.1 171.5 170.5 174.0 172.5

Nevada

124.3 127.2 126.6 128.2 340.7 349.8 349.2 344.6 156.0 158.6 157.8 157.8

New Hampshire

118.6 119.9 121.2 121.7 68.2 71.1 71.0 71.7 89.8 88.9 88.7 87.3


New Jersey

666.4 665.6 672.6 672.8 363.1 369.7 361.7 360.5 613.7 614.9 614.7 613.7

New Mexico

134.5 140.8 140.7 140.7 93.0 94.4 94.6 94.0 189.9 190.7 188.4 188.8

New York

1,890.0 1,957.8 1,951.8 1,944.4 902.6 918.6 920.2 918.6 1,444.6 1,447.9 1,450.9 1,448.7

North Carolina

574.3 584.6 585.1 583.9 459.8 468.1 465.1 468.7 719.0 726.0 727.5 726.9

North Dakota

61.4 62.0 62.2 62.0 40.6 40.6 42.6 42.0 81.5 86.7 83.4 82.2

Ohio

914.1 927.1 925.5 926.1 546.3 558.7 556.0 557.6 767.1 784.7 782.4 779.2

Oklahoma

233.5 235.2 236.2 237.0 164.1 169.0 167.2 168.5 352.5 353.7 351.9 352.7

Oregon

261.0 271.6 271.8 273.7 194.1 197.6 196.8 197.8 302.3 308.2 311.8 312.8

Pennsylvania

1,203.1 1,221.7 1,221.7 1,220.8 556.7 557.3 561.0 563.5 706.2 715.2 710.8 709.3

Rhode Island

105.3 106.4 104.6 106.0 56.8 57.6 59.9 59.8 60.4 61.3 60.6 60.5

South Carolina

238.3 247.4 249.9 247.9 240.0 241.8 243.6 241.8 362.4 367.9 364.5 363.1

South Dakota

69.3 70.8 71.4 71.0 46.3 46.7 48.3 49.4 78.0 78.9 80.1 79.5

Tennessee

419.1 433.8 435.9 438.7 311.7 314.1 315.0 318.0 426.6 421.0 429.0 430.8

Texas

1,598.3 1,655.8 1,658.1 1,660.9 1,269.3 1,294.7 1,311.6 1,310.9 1,861.9 1,899.6 1,906.3 1,906.7

Utah

184.2 191.6 191.8 192.4 137.6 139.4 140.5 141.3 235.1 234.4 237.8 237.1

Vermont

64.2 65.8 65.4 65.0 37.0 37.7 38.2 38.2 56.1 56.8 57.0 56.5

Virginia

516.7 530.9 530.7 532.0 389.2 387.4 394.0 397.4 711.1 717.1 716.0 712.7

Washington

459.9 471.7 475.9 477.0 312.8 314.1 314.5 321.9 562.9 574.4 583.5 581.9

West Virginia

128.8 132.8 133.3 133.8 75.0 77.3 77.1 76.9 152.5 151.5 152.7 152.0

Wisconsin

440.7 439.1 438.4 440.5 270.0 272.2 273.1 275.5 412.2 414.7 408.3 412.7

Wyoming

27.0 27.8 27.6 27.5 35.6 35.2 35.7 35.3 71.7 71.5 71.1 71.1

Puerto Rico

123.6 121.5 119.5 119.9 81.5 81.9 82.1 82.7 229.9 228.2 228.9 227.9

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.1 7.2 7.6 7.6 10.8 10.8 10.7 10.7

Footnotes
(1) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

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Last Modified Date: November 18, 2016