Employment and average weekly earnings by industry

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Employment and average weekly earnings by industry for all employees, April 2019, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average weekly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

236 955.29 128,548

Mining and logging

-3 1,562.12 753

Construction

33 1,196.46 7,486

Manufacturing

4 1,118.03 12,838

Wholesale trade

9.9 1,214.85 5,931.4

Retail trade

-12.0 597.73 15,788.9

Transportation and warehousing

11.1 956.81 5,548.4

Utilities

-3.2 1,752.26 551.7

Information

-1 1,511.53 2,814

Financial activities

12 1,347.78 8,651

Professional and business services

76 1,209.08 21,413

Education and health services

62 908.49 24,130

Leisure and hospitality

34 427.70 16,717

Other services

14 794.63 5,926