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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, December 2019, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

139 971.38 129,737

Mining and logging

-9 1,581.68 731

Construction

20 1,213.29 7,551

Manufacturing

-12 1,140.08 12,855

Wholesale trade

8.3 1,230.41 5,963.2

Retail trade

41.2 611.22 15,829.5

Transportation and warehousing

-10.4 969.82 5,568.1

Utilities

0.8 1,779.95 552.2

Information

3 1,532.71 2,839

Financial activities

6 1,367.14 8,737

Professional and business services

10 1,235.34 21,651

Education and health services

36 920.84 24,559

Leisure and hospitality

40 432.67 16,942

Other services

5 807.08 5,959