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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 2021, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

780 1,045.60 122,507

Mining and logging

20 1,563.62 610

Construction

110 1,273.54 7,466

Manufacturing

53 1,180.58 12,284

Wholesale trade

23.7 1,291.68 5,661.3

Retail trade

22.5 658.21 15,228.8

Transportation and warehousing

47.5 1,005.26 5,757.0

Utilities

0.3 1,887.05 539.6

Information

-2 1,631.22 2,673

Financial activities

16 1,495.56 8,788

Professional and business services

66 1,318.18 20,784

Education and health services

101 974.61 23,393

Leisure and hospitality

280 459.42 13,781

Other services

42 876.85 5,541