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

Total private

114 966.30 129,081

Mining and logging

0 1,578.65 746

Construction

7 1,226.24 7,510

Manufacturing

-2 1,128.33 12,850

Wholesale trade

2.4 1,226.52 5,941.7

Retail trade

-11.4 608.47 15,743.4

Transportation and warehousing

15.7 962.30 5,574.5

Utilities

-1.8 1,762.73 551.1

Information

9 1,533.00 2,837

Financial activities

3 1,350.14 8,696

Professional and business services

34 1,222.35 21,565

Education and health services

40 908.04 24,396

Leisure and hospitality

21 432.01 16,720

Other services

-3 797.26 5,950