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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

2022 QCEW Coverage

 All industries, by ownership
Year Area Type Ownership Industry Annual Average Establishments Annual Average Employment Annual Total Wages


Nation Total Covered Total, all industries 11,519,312 150,025,656 $10,499,737,035,094


Nation Federal Government Total, all industries 60,876 2,863,607 $265,658,562,691


Nation State Government Total, all industries 71,127 4,541,346 $330,668,436,016


Nation Local Government Total, all industries 171,641 13,902,642 $848,567,459,155


Nation Private Total, all industries 11,215,668 128,718,060 $9,054,842,577,232


Last Modified Date: September 6, 2023