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
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)

Alabama(2)

1,945.9 1,959.0 1,966.4 1,967.0 80.8 80.9 81.0 79.5 - - - -

Alaska

341.4 338.4 337.5 339.5 18.0 17.1 16.8 17.1 14.1 14.2 13.7 13.9

Arizona

2,616.7 2,691.9 2,697.0 2,692.4 126.9 134.0 133.9 135.4 157.3 159.4 157.5 159.3

Arkansas

1,204.1 1,224.4 1,225.0 1,226.2 48.4 48.5 48.9 48.5 154.4 153.4 153.6 153.6

California

15,966.8 16,321.9 16,391.9 16,407.1 720.7 753.4 763.1 760.3 1,292.2 1,285.6 1,285.1 1,280.1


Colorado

2,531.3 2,595.8 2,593.0 2,593.3 147.8 158.2 159.1 158.3 140.7 143.5 143.0 143.3

Connecticut

1,674.2 1,686.3 1,689.5 1,688.1 58.1 57.1 58.6 59.5 159.1 159.5 159.7 160.9

Delaware(3)

447.3 458.6 460.2 458.3 20.9 21.5 21.2 20.8 27.1 27.8 27.6 27.6

District of Columbia(2)(3)

767.0 773.8 777.9 784.7 14.4 14.5 14.4 14.1 - - - -

Florida

8,058.3 8,252.8 8,287.7 8,312.2 425.6 448.3 452.5 455.0 340.9 346.7 349.1 351.8


Georgia

4,245.9 4,360.7 4,370.3 4,370.5 165.4 177.8 178.4 178.8 377.1 385.7 386.7 383.8

Hawaii(3)

634.6 651.4 647.2 648.3 34.0 40.2 40.0 40.7 14.1 14.2 14.0 14.2

Idaho

670.6 691.7 694.4 692.1 38.3 39.9 41.3 41.7 61.5 63.8 64.0 63.2

Illinois

5,958.4 6,006.7 6,007.3 6,004.8 213.7 219.6 218.1 217.6 582.6 574.8 575.3 574.2

Indiana

3,028.6 3,062.1 3,074.9 3,067.3 127.0 129.8 130.9 130.9 517.4 516.8 519.8 517.7


Iowa

1,559.9 1,576.5 1,582.1 1,577.9 77.5 86.1 89.3 87.9 216.2 211.4 211.6 208.9

Kansas

1,398.7 1,399.2 1,395.4 1,398.0 60.5 57.8 57.9 57.1 161.9 160.6 159.8 160.4

Kentucky

1,881.4 1,908.9 1,903.9 1,904.5 75.1 76.7 74.5 74.4 240.6 243.4 242.4 243.4

Louisiana

1,993.8 1,977.1 1,979.9 1,975.2 138.8 145.6 144.5 142.9 144.3 138.7 137.4 136.0

Maine

610.2 614.6 612.2 611.8 26.4 26.7 26.4 25.8 50.4 51.4 51.7 51.4


Maryland(3)

2,658.8 2,704.6 2,704.9 2,707.4 154.3 163.9 163.9 162.7 103.7 106.7 106.2 106.8

Massachusetts

3,492.5 3,537.1 3,552.3 3,545.9 137.9 149.8 149.5 147.8 250.9 250.1 250.4 249.8

Michigan

4,238.5 4,324.9 4,331.1 4,318.4 148.1 155.8 152.9 151.1 584.5 595.5 602.5 596.0

Minnesota

2,858.3 2,876.2 2,890.5 2,888.6 115.9 121.2 122.5 120.6 317.3 316.9 318.6 316.3

Mississippi

1,132.4 1,147.1 1,144.1 1,141.9 45.8 47.6 45.8 46.3 141.7 143.2 144.5 142.2


Missouri

2,785.3 2,801.2 2,815.3 2,809.4 113.7 117.8 118.3 115.6 261.6 258.9 259.5 259.7

Montana

460.9 464.6 466.4 463.7 26.6 27.5 26.5 26.0 19.1 19.7 19.7 19.7

Nebraska(3)

1,002.9 1,017.3 1,017.1 1,019.4 49.5 50.8 50.5 51.3 97.4 97.2 97.5 98.2

Nevada

1,253.4 1,282.7 1,282.3 1,278.5 68.6 76.0 74.8 75.5 41.8 42.6 42.5 42.2

New Hampshire

656.6 664.9 665.1 661.1 24.0 25.7 25.2 24.7 67.2 65.9 66.7 66.3


New Jersey

4,018.1 4,073.9 4,072.9 4,066.1 148.5 152.4 151.3 154.2 237.8 238.0 238.2 240.3

New Mexico

826.2 827.6 829.7 830.3 43.5 44.3 43.6 44.3 27.8 27.4 27.2 27.2

New York

9,242.2 9,332.9 9,347.0 9,332.0 361.5 370.5 372.0 372.5 454.6 453.8 453.3 450.5

North Carolina

4,229.6 4,310.5 4,309.3 4,307.7 188.6 196.3 197.7 195.0 460.3 459.3 455.6 458.3

North Dakota

454.9 440.0 439.0 439.3 35.1 30.4 31.3 31.4 25.6 24.5 24.1 24.2


Ohio

5,415.9 5,491.4 5,477.6 5,486.8 200.0 208.4 208.7 207.4 686.4 686.6 684.7 681.6

Oklahoma

1,666.9 1,666.0 1,664.8 1,664.1 77.1 81.4 81.4 83.2 138.2 128.9 128.2 126.2

Oregon

1,770.6 1,823.2 1,828.9 1,830.1 81.7 86.5 87.6 87.5 186.4 187.8 186.3 185.9

Pennsylvania

5,831.8 5,894.6 5,881.2 5,871.0 234.8 234.1 234.8 231.9 569.9 566.3 565.2 565.9

Rhode Island

485.6 490.6 488.7 486.7 16.8 18.6 17.9 17.6 41.3 41.8 42.2 41.6


South Carolina

1,996.4 2,039.6 2,039.9 2,043.7 86.0 92.2 91.3 92.5 235.2 237.6 239.0 239.3

South Dakota(3)

428.2 432.3 432.3 433.9 23.4 24.6 24.5 24.3 42.6 41.5 41.0 41.9

Tennessee(3)

2,877.9 2,951.7 2,952.2 2,938.8 116.5 124.7 121.2 119.6 331.9 341.6 341.7 342.0

Texas

11,801.9 11,961.6 11,973.5 11,973.7 677.8 688.5 689.9 686.5 883.3 852.7 848.2 846.0

Utah

1,371.5 1,411.7 1,415.5 1,416.5 83.2 89.1 89.4 88.9 123.4 125.9 126.6 125.6


Vermont

312.0 316.5 317.2 316.4 15.1 16.6 16.5 15.5 30.9 30.2 30.0 30.2

Virginia

3,834.5 3,919.1 3,908.5 3,902.4 183.7 186.1 182.6 184.3 232.8 230.6 229.3 229.7

Washington

3,145.3 3,230.5 3,237.4 3,246.1 173.5 182.8 182.8 184.4 291.1 288.6 288.0 288.5

West Virginia

766.4 761.8 761.2 767.8 33.6 32.6 32.8 30.9 47.7 47.3 47.5 47.3

Wisconsin

2,883.6 2,936.2 2,925.8 2,931.3 109.8 114.6 117.8 114.6 467.1 474.5 470.9 471.4

Wyoming

290.8 284.4 282.1 282.0 23.1 22.2 21.8 21.9 9.9 9.6 9.6 9.7


Puerto Rico(3)

902.4 892.5 891.7 888.6 25.9 23.0 22.7 22.2 74.7 72.2 71.9 71.7

Virgin Islands(2)

37.7 37.5 37.7 37.9 - - - - - - - -

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
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)

Alabama

377.5 379.9 382.5 382.8 95.3 97.1 98.4 99.6 227.6 232.1 235.8 234.8

Alaska

66.0 67.4 67.1 66.0 12.1 12.5 12.4 12.4 30.2 29.4 28.6 28.0

Arizona

503.4 513.3 516.2 517.9 193.6 205.6 205.7 205.1 394.1 406.8 409.5 406.5

Arkansas

251.3 257.1 257.7 257.5 49.2 49.2 49.5 49.8 137.8 142.5 143.3 143.1

California

2,925.2 2,988.9 2,994.9 2,993.4 795.8 802.5 808.5 810.8 2,478.3 2,531.6 2,551.2 2,564.0


Colorado

444.4 449.8 447.1 448.9 158.4 162.1 161.3 161.9 397.0 404.0 403.8 405.7

Connecticut

296.8 299.2 300.2 297.6 130.2 131.1 131.8 132.5 216.4 217.5 219.1 218.7

Delaware

81.1 83.2 82.6 82.6 46.4 46.6 46.5 46.9 59.1 61.3 62.8 62.5

District of Columbia

31.6 33.1 33.6 34.4 30.2 30.8 30.7 30.5 161.9 162.2 163.5 165.7

Florida

1,676.2 1,707.3 1,712.0 1,710.5 532.7 549.1 551.4 551.6 1,215.0 1,248.7 1,252.8 1,260.3


Georgia

900.7 926.2 928.0 927.9 234.3 238.6 237.5 240.6 637.6 663.8 670.2 667.6

Hawaii

119.5 119.5 119.3 118.9 28.2 28.5 28.3 28.6 83.4 85.1 83.2 82.9

Idaho

135.9 138.6 138.0 137.9 33.3 33.9 33.8 34.3 81.0 83.8 84.9 84.1

Illinois

1,200.3 1,210.3 1,209.8 1,208.9 380.0 379.4 377.7 379.3 919.7 923.0 930.8 932.4

Indiana

581.4 594.1 597.7 601.4 130.2 131.7 131.8 132.1 330.9 322.1 326.6 323.2


Iowa

315.7 319.6 316.9 317.2 105.4 107.5 109.1 108.6 139.7 137.5 138.6 138.0

Kansas

265.3 266.9 265.0 266.1 79.4 80.2 80.6 80.5 178.3 178.1 178.3 180.1

Kentucky

386.3 400.6 397.4 397.6 92.1 93.7 94.5 95.1 214.5 219.3 220.2 218.2

Louisiana

393.7 393.7 392.0 392.4 92.0 89.7 89.6 89.9 213.5 207.3 212.5 210.3

Maine

120.1 119.3 119.1 120.3 30.6 31.2 30.9 31.3 65.1 64.1 64.0 64.5


Maryland

463.1 469.3 468.4 467.8 146.1 147.6 148.2 147.1 429.4 435.6 436.6 439.9

Massachusetts

568.6 572.6 573.8 572.6 218.7 221.3 222.3 221.7 533.3 539.5 546.0 545.0

Michigan

771.5 780.3 778.1 775.5 206.5 213.6 214.1 214.7 638.8 655.6 660.3 662.2

Minnesota

524.1 526.4 528.6 527.8 181.2 184.2 184.4 183.1 359.3 355.6 361.9 361.4

Mississippi

224.9 230.8 229.1 229.5 43.6 43.3 42.4 41.9 104.1 102.8 103.8 102.0


Missouri

531.7 533.7 531.9 531.2 166.2 169.8 171.2 172.2 366.6 374.0 382.3 380.2

Montana

94.3 95.5 95.7 95.2 23.8 24.0 24.0 24.1 40.2 40.4 40.9 40.9

Nebraska

206.6 207.1 207.1 206.7 71.6 72.2 71.5 72.2 116.5 119.0 118.7 118.2

Nevada

238.2 245.8 246.8 247.2 59.5 60.2 60.2 60.3 165.2 169.8 169.7 165.4

New Hampshire

138.0 140.6 142.3 141.9 35.2 36.6 36.6 37.0 76.4 77.1 77.4 76.8


New Jersey

853.5 869.6 872.8 871.4 249.6 254.9 255.2 254.7 650.2 657.2 651.8 653.3

New Mexico

139.5 136.8 137.8 137.7 33.3 33.0 33.0 33.5 99.1 99.4 100.7 100.8

New York

1,573.8 1,582.4 1,579.4 1,573.4 704.2 708.6 709.4 707.3 1,264.7 1,274.5 1,272.7 1,278.1

North Carolina

794.2 817.6 817.8 817.9 218.0 220.7 220.2 217.7 585.4 608.1 612.1 608.6

North Dakota

104.8 98.2 97.4 96.9 24.3 23.4 23.4 23.6 36.5 36.4 35.7 35.5


Ohio

1,012.6 1,025.7 1,022.6 1,023.4 292.3 297.0 300.9 301.2 715.7 716.7 711.6 711.3

Oklahoma

306.2 307.8 306.3 305.3 79.9 80.0 79.9 80.2 185.6 182.7 184.0 181.7

Oregon

334.3 340.4 340.7 341.9 94.6 97.3 97.5 98.3 226.8 236.7 239.6 239.9

Pennsylvania

1,121.8 1,137.9 1,135.3 1,132.4 316.5 320.5 318.1 316.4 774.0 786.8 785.0 787.1

Rhode Island

76.3 75.4 75.7 75.0 32.8 33.3 33.0 33.1 63.6 66.4 65.0 64.9


South Carolina

383.4 392.2 389.8 389.5 96.8 97.3 98.9 98.8 260.1 270.1 271.1 271.6

South Dakota

87.3 89.8 89.7 89.8 29.6 29.9 29.9 30.5 30.4 31.0 30.9 31.0

Tennessee

600.0 618.9 617.9 614.7 146.9 151.6 150.7 150.6 390.4 401.1 402.8 399.2

Texas

2,385.8 2,430.1 2,431.8 2,428.2 718.4 730.1 731.4 736.2 1,588.2 1,609.7 1,614.2 1,609.8

Utah

261.6 269.4 269.9 268.8 78.7 82.2 82.8 83.4 193.9 195.8 196.4 196.8


Vermont

55.5 56.1 56.3 56.0 12.1 12.2 12.2 12.3 27.5 27.9 28.5 27.9

Virginia

650.5 673.3 673.6 671.0 197.1 201.6 200.0 200.1 694.3 716.5 710.7 712.5

Washington

587.2 609.6 611.5 610.8 147.3 151.7 150.9 152.1 386.2 399.5 402.3 404.6

West Virginia

135.5 135.3 134.9 134.7 36.3 36.9 36.5 37.0 66.7 66.9 65.6 66.7

Wisconsin

529.5 544.1 540.9 547.4 151.2 152.6 152.5 152.1 312.1 315.1 312.6 313.6

Wyoming

55.9 54.9 54.5 53.8 11.1 10.6 10.6 10.5 18.4 18.2 18.3 18.7


Puerto Rico

173.6 175.2 174.8 174.5 42.1 41.6 41.4 41.4 112.7 109.9 110.9 109.2

Virgin Islands(1)

8.1 8.0 8.0 8.0 - - - - - - - -

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
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)

Alabama

226.6 230.4 230.8 231.6 188.8 192.1 189.6 189.8 377.8 374.9 375.6 376.5

Alaska

47.1 48.5 48.5 48.9 35.5 33.8 35.0 36.4 82.8 81.7 81.9 83.6

Arizona

394.9 410.4 412.1 411.6 296.6 305.2 304.7 304.1 404.2 408.4 408.6 404.6

Arkansas

174.4 179.5 179.7 181.9 111.5 115.8 114.6 114.1 212.3 212.8 212.9 212.9

California

2,437.8 2,519.5 2,527.0 2,539.8 1,818.0 1,880.5 1,889.7 1,882.4 2,443.3 2,493.4 2,500.7 2,501.7

Colorado

311.5 320.9 322.0 321.1 311.1 330.8 329.1 326.6 415.6 423.7 424.4 425.2

Connecticut

325.7 329.2 329.9 328.5 151.2 155.4 152.4 152.2 239.6 237.8 237.8 238.8

Delaware

75.1 77.4 77.9 78.0 48.7 52.3 52.0 51.3 65.4 65.1 65.4 65.6

District of Columbia

128.9 129.4 130.3 134.2 72.5 75.1 75.4 74.5 238.1 239.7 241.1 242.8

Florida

1,194.0 1,231.0 1,237.6 1,240.2 1,122.5 1,158.3 1,163.7 1,171.8 1,079.2 1,087.0 1,091.1 1,094.1

Georgia

536.5 547.6 545.5 549.1 444.8 462.3 463.8 463.4 677.7 687.7 686.5 684.6

Hawaii

80.8 84.3 84.5 84.3 113.8 117.1 118.1 117.0 125.8 126.5 124.0 126.0

Idaho

96.5 100.3 100.8 100.6 67.9 72.5 73.3 71.1 119.4 121.8 121.2 121.5

Illinois

896.8 911.6 914.3 912.0 573.9 593.1 592.4 592.1 828.1 833.0 829.4 827.3

Indiana

447.8 464.3 466.5 465.4 300.6 307.7 307.6 305.5 426.2 429.1 428.5 426.6

Iowa

224.5 228.5 229.5 230.2 139.4 142.2 142.0 142.1 254.6 255.3 257.2 256.7

Kansas

193.9 194.8 195.4 195.6 124.9 128.8 127.1 126.5 257.1 256.4 255.8 256.0

Kentucky

263.7 272.2 272.4 272.2 186.8 189.6 188.5 190.4 318.9 313.4 315.2 315.1

Louisiana

304.9 309.1 309.2 309.4 227.7 227.0 229.2 229.0 327.4 324.8 324.8 324.0

Maine

123.2 125.7 125.8 125.4 63.9 66.2 65.1 63.8 99.0 98.9 98.3 98.2

Maryland

438.3 442.9 443.7 449.9 267.6 279.3 279.5 278.1 503.4 503.1 502.7 504.1

Massachusetts

759.3 772.5 774.0 772.9 350.6 348.9 352.4 357.2 450.0 455.2 455.2 455.2

Michigan

649.6 658.6 662.1 664.6 413.0 428.4 426.0 419.4 594.0 602.5 600.5 600.0

Minnesota

507.7 522.0 523.0 526.9 258.1 260.0 261.5 260.5 421.3 419.5 419.4 422.1

Mississippi

138.5 140.8 140.8 140.7 128.6 132.3 132.1 132.7 243.6 245.9 245.3 246.5

Missouri

446.2 454.1 453.3 453.5 292.0 291.8 297.8 295.9 434.2 429.2 429.2 428.7

Montana

71.5 74.5 74.4 75.0 62.3 60.9 62.7 61.2 90.3 91.0 91.1 90.5

Nebraska

148.5 153.0 154.3 153.7 87.7 92.1 92.3 93.4 170.5 172.1 171.1 171.7

Nevada

120.9 126.3 125.6 125.2 340.4 341.8 342.5 343.9 154.5 156.6 156.9 156.5

New Hampshire

117.8 119.7 119.4 119.5 68.8 69.7 68.3 66.7 90.7 89.5 88.8 88.2


New Jersey

656.2 672.0 670.1 668.9 360.5 367.8 368.6 366.1 616.4 613.4 616.7 618.4

New Mexico

132.4 138.6 139.2 138.2 92.9 95.7 96.1 96.0 189.9 190.9 190.1 191.6

New York

1,883.0 1,915.9 1,925.0 1,928.8 893.1 901.6 909.1 907.3 1,436.4 1,440.7 1,438.4 1,443.0

North Carolina

573.1 578.2 577.8 580.4 456.6 472.2 471.4 469.5 720.5 722.6 720.7 722.9

North Dakota

60.4 61.7 62.1 62.5 40.5 40.4 41.2 40.6 80.6 83.3 82.8 83.5

Ohio

904.6 925.6 926.5 934.4 537.6 552.2 551.3 555.2 768.1 776.8 769.9 769.0

Oklahoma

230.6 234.2 233.7 237.0 160.0 167.8 170.0 169.9 351.4 352.2 352.5 352.8

Oregon

256.3 267.4 267.7 267.4 190.8 196.7 197.1 197.2 298.9 306.3 307.3 307.3

Pennsylvania

1,190.3 1,208.8 1,213.0 1,216.4 544.4 561.3 555.4 551.8 704.5 705.6 702.9 704.9

Rhode Island

105.7 104.7 104.7 105.7 56.8 58.2 57.9 57.4 60.5 59.9 60.1 60.0

South Carolina

234.1 241.5 240.8 242.6 236.9 239.8 241.2 241.7 359.8 362.3 362.5 363.2

South Dakota

69.2 69.8 70.2 71.0 46.0 46.7 46.8 46.1 78.0 77.6 78.0 78.1

Tennessee

412.6 427.3 428.0 429.8 307.0 310.5 312.5 308.8 421.5 423.4 424.0 420.2

Texas

1,575.0 1,621.1 1,633.2 1,636.9 1,231.7 1,289.9 1,288.7 1,285.7 1,851.7 1,879.0 1,880.9 1,888.0

Utah

181.4 189.6 191.2 190.4 133.0 140.1 139.3 142.3 233.4 237.3 237.9 238.4

Vermont

63.4 65.0 65.3 65.7 36.1 36.1 36.6 36.4 55.7 56.5 56.2 56.7

Virginia

507.0 520.8 522.5 522.2 380.3 396.7 396.1 392.2 712.4 712.9 712.9 714.1

Washington

457.3 464.9 465.9 467.9 307.2 318.7 319.7 318.3 560.5 569.8 570.2 571.8

West Virginia

127.8 129.3 130.2 130.3 74.4 74.7 75.6 74.3 152.2 152.7 153.4 162.8

Wisconsin

434.4 444.0 440.4 442.3 269.8 274.0 273.5 276.8 409.1 414.0 415.1 410.9

Wyoming

26.9 27.5 27.5 27.5 36.2 35.0 34.5 34.3 71.2 71.9 72.0 72.0

Puerto Rico

123.0 121.1 120.7 121.1 81.0 81.8 81.9 81.5 230.6 229.5 229.5 229.0

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.3 10.8 10.8 10.9 11.0

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: June 17, 2016