Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (ES‐202) Issue Papers

Issues in Labor Statistics, folded into Beyond The Numbers (BTN) now, were concise papers on current labor market topics. The Issues in Labor Statistics papers available here use Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) data. The files are in portable document format. To download and view these files, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader, which can be obtained from the Adobe Acrobat Web site free of charge.

Issues in Labor Statistics with QCEW data

  • Local employment trends in residential framing contractors: Five counties (PDF 781K)
  • U.S. skiing employment: East and West (PDF 212K)
  • California Wildfires: An employment and wage profile of the affected counties (PDF 2MB)
  • Security guard employment before and after 2001 (PDF 41K)
  • Wages and bonuses in investment banking (PDF 44K)
  • Automotive industries: Concentration and change (PDF 41K)
  • Corporate management in selected local economies (PDF 55K)
  • Recovery After Hurricane Katrina: Employment in the Gulf Coast Area (PDF 125K)
  • Telemarketing: Five Industry Centers (PDF 48K)


Last Modified Date: June 29, 2022