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Employment and average weekly earnings by industry

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Employment and average weekly earnings by industry for all employees, March 2020, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

-713 978.80 129,027

Mining and logging

-7 1,581.58 708

Construction

-29 1,224.22 7,605

Manufacturing

-18 1,145.34 12,839

Wholesale trade

0.9 1,231.43 5,936.5

Retail trade

-46.2 626.03 15,624.0

Transportation and warehousing

-4.9 964.22 5,672.4

Utilities

0.8 1,804.13 547.9

Information

2 1,567.38 2,899

Financial activities

-1 1,380.30 8,853

Professional and business services

-52 1,244.01 21,507

Education and health services

-76 917.91 24,523

Leisure and hospitality

-459 410.65 16,393

Other services

-24 809.24 5,919