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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, May 2022, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

333 1,105.47 129,418

Mining and logging

5 1,642.20 618

Construction

36 1,347.84 7,664

Manufacturing

18 1,243.51 12,768

Wholesale trade

14.1 1,362.64 5,851.7

Retail trade

-60.7 687.79 15,756.5

Transportation and warehousing

47.0 1,078.39 6,503.8

Utilities

0.5 2,015.41 539.3

Information

16 1,672.99 2,967

Financial activities

8 1,536.00 8,948

Professional and business services

75 1,414.59 22,214

Education and health services

74 1,053.24 24,258

Leisure and hospitality

84 514.37 15,638

Other services

16 909.57 5,692