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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, September 2020, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

877 1,022.61 119,917

Mining and logging

1 1,547.88 613

Construction

26 1,235.00 7,245

Manufacturing

66 1,159.77 12,205

Wholesale trade

18.7 1,253.56 5,622.5

Retail trade

142.4 664.35 15,189.0

Transportation and warehousing

73.6 987.24 5,373.8

Utilities

2.8 1,879.65 541.8

Information

27 1,593.23 2,618

Financial activities

37 1,435.19 8,683

Professional and business services

89 1,286.99 20,164

Education and health services

40 958.77 23,189

Leisure and hospitality

318 442.52 13,027

Other services

36 854.34 5,446