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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

2017 QCEW Coverage

All industries, all ownerships
YearArea TypeOwnershipIndustryAnnual Average EstablishmentsAnnual Average EmploymentAnnual Total Wages


NationFederal GovernmentTotal, all industries59,7432,802,583225,416,768,909


NationState GovernmentTotal, all industries69,4984,628,557272,166,825,857


NationLocal GovernmentTotal, all industries169,03314,042,151698,176,584,561


NationPrivateTotal, all industries9,536,831122,386,5656,772,575,478,620


Last Modified Date: September 5, 2018