Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 345 largest counties, fourth quarter 2016

Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 345 largest counties,
fourth quarter 2016

                                                   Employment               Average weekly wage(2)

                          Establishments,
        County(1)         fourth quarter                Percent    Ranking            Percent   Ranking
                               2016         December    change,      by      Fourth   change,     by
                           (thousands)        2016      December   percent   quarter  fourth    percent
                                          (thousands)  2015-16(3)  change     2016    quarter   change
                                                                                     2015-16(3)

United States(4).........       9,869.9     143,749.9       1.2        -    $1,067      -1.5       -

Jefferson, AL............          18.5         343.9       0.5       242    1,043      -0.7       95
Madison, AL..............           9.5         195.2       1.8       114    1,098      -4.0      311
Mobile, AL...............          10.0         169.7      -0.4       308      938      -0.5       76
Montgomery, AL...........           6.4         132.6       1.2       172      942      -0.6       84
Shelby, AL...............           5.8          84.4      -0.4       308      998      -2.2      223
Tuscaloosa, AL...........           4.5          92.5      -0.3       302      873      -1.0      120
Anchorage, AK............           8.4         149.2      -2.1       338    1,082      -4.9      327
Maricopa, AZ.............          96.5       1,926.9       2.4        76      994      -2.3      233
Pima, AZ.................          18.8         367.2       1.3       164      860      -3.4      288
Benton, AR...............           6.2         117.5       3.1        32    1,017      -2.5      242

Pulaski, AR..............          14.5         250.7       0.6       230      949      -2.6      252
Washington, AR...........           5.9         104.7       1.8       114      950      -0.2       60
Alameda, CA..............          61.4         760.6       2.0       105    1,377      -1.9      191
Butte, CA................           8.2          81.3       1.8       114      790      -1.3      144
Contra Costa, CA.........          31.7         364.3       2.0       105    1,289       0.2       39
Fresno, CA...............          33.6         371.4       1.8       114      857       1.2       16
Kern, CA.................          18.1         310.3       0.8       211      868      -2.0      198
Los Angeles, CA..........         472.0       4,415.7       1.1       184    1,256      -0.6       84
Marin, CA................          12.5         115.3       1.2       172    1,378       4.3        3
Merced, CA...............           6.4          75.9       3.2        28      807       1.3       15

Monterey, CA.............          13.4         170.2       2.4        76      915      -0.2       60
Napa, CA.................           5.8          73.2       0.4       250    1,065      -0.2       60
Orange, CA...............         116.3       1,588.8       2.0       105    1,200      -0.6       84
Placer, CA...............          12.5         157.4       2.9        48    1,083       2.0       10
Riverside, CA............          60.1         707.1       3.1        32      835      -0.5       76
Sacramento, CA...........          55.8         643.7       2.0       105    1,132      -0.4       70
San Bernardino, CA.......          56.1         725.7      -0.1       287      890       0.5       33
San Diego, CA............         107.8       1,427.5       1.6       139    1,170      -1.5      164
San Francisco, CA........          59.9         715.5       2.7        58    2,068       3.7        5
San Joaquin, CA..........          17.4         242.6       3.4        20      893      -0.3       67

San Luis Obispo, CA......          10.3         113.7       1.9       110      884      -2.5      242
San Mateo, CA............          27.6         398.8       1.7       130    2,098      -1.5      164
Santa Barbara, CA........          15.3         192.0       0.0       281    1,025      -1.2      138
Santa Clara, CA..........          70.9       1,064.0       2.5        71    2,365       0.9       18
Santa Cruz, CA...........           9.5          99.4       1.6       139      933      -2.0      198
Solano, CA...............          11.0         138.2       1.9       110    1,074      -0.9      110
Sonoma, CA...............          19.6         203.5       1.5       146    1,018      -2.5      242
Stanislaus, CA...........          14.9         182.3       1.5       146      884       0.0       49
Tulare, CA...............          10.0         160.0       3.1        32      772       0.9       18
Ventura, CA..............          26.4         322.2      -0.1       287    1,044      -1.6      168

Yolo, CA.................           6.6          98.2       0.9       205    1,106      -3.7      301
Adams, CO................          10.5         202.0       3.6        14    1,022      -1.3      144
Arapahoe, CO.............          21.6         324.6       1.6       139    1,227      -1.8      183
Boulder, CO..............          14.7         179.9       3.0        39    1,237      -2.4      237
Denver, CO...............          30.7         501.7       2.8        50    1,287      -0.4       70
Douglas, CO..............          11.6         118.9       1.8       114    1,204      -6.8      341
El Paso, CO..............          18.5         268.0       2.7        58      943      -1.4      149
Jefferson, CO............          21.5         234.4       0.7       223    1,072      -0.9      110
Larimer, CO..............          11.6         154.0       2.5        71      980      -0.6       84
Weld, CO.................           6.8         100.4       0.2       264      900      -2.9      268

Fairfield, CT............          35.2         426.8      -0.9       322    1,676      -3.8      306
Hartford, CT.............          27.6         512.3       0.3       257    1,264      -3.2      282
New Haven, CT............          23.8         368.5       0.4       250    1,094      -2.8      266
New London, CT...........           7.4         123.3       0.8       211    1,023      -3.3      286
New Castle, DE...........          19.5         291.3      -0.8       318    1,166      -2.6      252
Washington, DC...........          39.5         760.9       0.5       242    1,763       0.1       40
Alachua, FL..............           7.1         130.3       3.0        39      864      -5.1      333
Bay, FL..................           5.5          76.1       0.3       257      783      -0.6       84
Brevard, FL..............          15.5         206.1       4.2         6      941      -1.6      168
Broward, FL..............          68.7         802.5       1.8       114    1,000      -1.9      191

Collier, FL..............          13.7         150.2       3.6        14      915      -4.5      323
Duval, FL................          29.0         499.0       2.6        65    1,001      -1.2      138
Escambia, FL.............           8.2         131.7       2.8        50      830      -3.3      286
Hillsborough, FL.........          41.5         686.9       2.3        89    1,010      -2.6      252
Lake, FL.................           8.0          96.0       3.2        28      721      -2.4      237
Lee, FL..................          21.7         259.8       2.5        71      844       0.4       37
Leon, FL.................           8.7         148.3       2.1        98      860      -2.6      252
Manatee, FL..............          10.6         122.7       1.2       172      809      -0.9      110
Marion, FL...............           8.2         102.7       3.5        19      750      -0.1       55
Miami-Dade, FL...........          97.5       1,132.9       1.3       164    1,029      -2.5      242

Okaloosa, FL.............           6.3          81.4       1.9       110      869      -1.0      120
Orange, FL...............          41.2         813.7       2.7        58      940      -0.5       76
Osceola, FL..............           6.7          90.1       2.1        98      724      -0.5       76
Palm Beach, FL...........          55.5         602.8       2.4        76    1,055      -2.4      237
Pasco, FL................          10.7         117.1       3.0        39      738      -1.5      164
Pinellas, FL.............          32.6         428.2       2.4        76      965      -1.6      168
Polk, FL.................          13.0         215.0       2.1        98      799      -2.2      223
Sarasota, FL.............          15.7         169.1       2.9        48      902      -1.0      120
Seminole, FL.............          14.8         188.1       4.2         6      897       0.0       49
Volusia, FL..............          14.1         170.9       3.7        11      761       0.1       40

Bibb, GA.................           4.6          83.0       1.4       156      816      -2.6      252
Chatham, GA..............           8.8         150.4       1.7       130      886      -3.7      301
Clayton, GA..............           4.5         124.1       2.2        90    1,006      11.3        1
Cobb, GA.................          24.2         353.4       2.6        65    1,094      -1.9      191
DeKalb, GA...............          20.0         298.7       1.2       172    1,067       0.5       33
Fulton, GA...............          47.9         845.7       3.7        11    1,387      -2.0      198
Gwinnett, GA.............          27.4         350.2       2.6        65    1,022      -1.2      138
Hall, GA.................           4.7          84.4       2.4        76      929       0.1       40
Muscogee, GA.............           5.0          94.0       0.7       223      841      -3.7      301
Richmond, GA.............           4.8         105.5       0.6       230      869      -1.8      183

Honolulu, HI.............          25.7         478.7       0.3       257      994      -1.0      120
Ada, ID..................          15.1         230.0       3.6        14      937      -0.4       70
Champaign, IL............           4.3          89.9      -0.8       318      946       3.7        5
Cook, IL.................         152.6       2,590.2       0.6       230    1,250      -1.6      168
DuPage, IL...............          37.9         616.7      -0.1       287    1,209      -2.6      252
Kane, IL.................          13.7         209.9       0.2       264      963      -0.9      110
Lake, IL.................          22.3         332.4      -0.3       302    1,376      -4.5      323
McHenry, IL..............           8.7          96.7       0.1       268      891      -2.0      198
McLean, IL...............           3.8          83.8      -0.7       316      918      -9.2      344
Madison, IL..............           6.0         100.5       1.7       130      838      -3.8      306

Peoria, IL...............           4.5         100.2      -2.1       338      990      -2.3      233
St. Clair, IL............           5.4          94.4      -0.1       287      830      -2.0      198
Sangamon, IL.............           5.2         127.6      -1.3       327    1,024      -3.5      289
Will, IL.................          16.1         236.8       3.1        32      938      -2.5      242
Winnebago, IL............           6.6         128.0      -1.4       330      875      -2.5      242
Allen, IN................           8.8         185.5       0.6       230      848      -2.3      233
Elkhart, IN..............           4.7         130.3       3.3        24      918       4.0        4
Hamilton, IN.............           9.2         138.0       2.0       105    1,018       0.1       40
Lake, IN.................          10.4         188.5      -0.1       287      910       0.1       40
Marion, IN...............          23.9         598.0       0.7       223    1,053      -0.8      104

St. Joseph, IN...........           5.7         124.3       0.8       211      861       0.6       29
Tippecanoe, IN...........           3.4          83.6       0.7       223      895      -1.1      127
Vanderburgh, IN..........           4.8         108.1       0.6       230      873      -1.4      149
Johnson, IA..............           4.2          84.3       2.8        50      951       0.1       40
Linn, IA.................           6.7         129.9      -0.7       316    1,057      -1.1      127
Polk, IA.................          17.2         296.5       1.8       114    1,089      -0.7       95
Scott, IA................           5.6          91.5       0.2       264      876      -3.1      275
Johnson, KS..............          23.7         344.2       1.4       156    1,065      -2.9      268
Sedgwick, KS.............          12.8         250.1       0.0       281      903      -5.5      337
Shawnee, KS..............           5.2          98.5       1.2       172      843      -1.4      149

Wyandotte, KS............           3.6          91.9       2.2        90    1,035      -0.3       67
Boone, KY................           4.4          87.4       2.4        76      905      -2.0      198
Fayette, KY..............          10.9         196.5      -0.3       302      968       3.5        7
Jefferson, KY............          25.4         469.7       1.9       110    1,026      -2.2      223
Caddo, LA................           7.3         114.6      -1.2       324      859      -1.9      191
Calcasieu, LA............           5.2          94.7       1.0       194      922      -4.2      317
East Baton Rouge, LA.....          15.4         269.1      -0.2       296    1,005      -1.0      120
Jefferson, LA............          13.8         194.8      -0.8       318      957      -2.2      223
Lafayette, LA............           9.4         129.8      -5.1       344      913      -8.0      342
Orleans, LA..............          12.4         194.5      -0.2       296      996      -2.1      213

St. Tammany, LA..........           8.1          88.8      -0.2       296      906      -2.2      223
Cumberland, ME...........          13.9         180.4       1.1       184      981      -2.3      233
Anne Arundel, MD.........          15.1         271.8       1.4       156    1,159       0.9       18
Baltimore, MD............          21.3         380.8       0.0       281    1,085      -0.6       84
Frederick, MD............           6.4         101.0       0.3       257      971      -3.6      294
Harford, MD..............           5.8          93.6      -0.4       308      982      -5.4      336
Howard, MD...............          10.0         169.1       0.7       223    1,298      -1.6      168
Montgomery, MD...........          32.9         471.7       0.8       211    1,422      -0.8      104
Prince George's, MD......          16.0         322.1       2.4        76    1,094      -1.1      127
Baltimore City, MD.......          13.7         341.0       0.6       230    1,307       0.5       33

Barnstable, MA...........           9.5          91.0       0.9       205      940      -1.8      183
Bristol, MA..............          17.5         228.3       1.6       139      941      -4.4      319
Essex, MA................          24.8         324.4       0.4       250    1,124      -2.5      242
Hampden, MA..............          18.1         210.2       1.0       194      952      -4.1      315
Middlesex, MA............          54.3         900.3       1.2       172    1,529      -2.0      198
Norfolk, MA..............          25.2         354.2       1.1       184    1,307      -1.4      149
Plymouth, MA.............          15.7         190.9       1.5       146    1,013      -2.1      213
Suffolk, MA..............          28.9         669.9       2.1        98    1,888      -3.2      282
Worcester, MA............          24.8         344.8       0.8       211    1,046      -3.6      294
Genesee, MI..............           6.9         135.4       0.6       230      889      -3.6      294

Ingham, MI...............           6.0         151.9       2.2        90    1,032       0.1       40
Kalamazoo, MI............           5.0         118.2       1.4       156      985      -1.4      149
Kent, MI.................          14.3         398.0       1.6       139      936      -1.4      149
Macomb, MI...............          17.6         322.8       1.0       194    1,069      -2.7      259
Oakland, MI..............          39.2         731.9       1.5       146    1,201      -1.7      181
Ottawa, MI...............           5.6         122.5       1.7       130      952       0.4       37
Saginaw, MI..............           3.9          85.7      -0.3       302      865      -0.9      110
Washtenaw, MI............           8.1         211.3       1.5       146    1,100      -1.4      149
Wayne, MI................          30.5         722.7       1.7       130    1,188      -1.8      183
Anoka, MN................           6.8         121.9       1.3       164      988      -4.6      325

Dakota, MN...............           9.5         188.3       1.0       194    1,010      -3.9      309
Hennepin, MN.............          41.1         920.7       2.2        90    1,290      -1.1      127
Olmsted, MN..............           3.3          96.1       1.1       184    1,073       0.9       18
Ramsey, MN...............          12.8         328.5      -0.1       287    1,166      -1.6      168
St. Louis, MN............           5.1          96.9      -0.1       287      870       0.1       40
Stearns, MN..............           4.2          86.1       0.5       242      868      -1.8      183
Washington, MN...........           5.2          82.1       0.5       242      899      -0.2       60
Harrison, MS.............           4.6          84.9       0.1       268      731       0.0       49
Hinds, MS................           5.9         121.9      -0.2       296      870      -2.1      213
Boone, MO................           4.9          93.5       0.6       230      841       1.9       11

Clay, MO.................           5.6         104.0       3.4        20      921      -8.3      343
Greene, MO...............           8.6         165.7       1.0       194      807      -1.1      127
Jackson, MO..............          21.2         367.4       1.8       114    1,070      -2.2      223
St. Charles, MO..........           9.1         145.6       1.3       164      839      -3.6      294
St. Louis, MO............          36.9         604.3       0.1       268    1,131      -1.6      168
St. Louis City, MO.......          13.5         225.2       0.0       281    1,124      -1.6      168
Yellowstone, MT..........           6.5          81.0      -0.5       312      916      -0.8      104
Douglas, NE..............          19.6         340.7       0.7       223      986      -0.8      104
Lancaster, NE............          10.5         169.5       0.1       268      853       0.0       49
Clark, NV................          56.4         952.7       2.6        65      909      -1.2      138

Washoe, NV...............          15.0         215.3       3.4        20      942      -1.4      149
Hillsborough, NH.........          12.3         204.2       1.0       194    1,202      -4.9      327
Merrimack, NH............           5.1          77.5       1.0       194    1,017      -2.7      259
Rockingham, NH...........          10.9         149.1       1.2       172    1,064      -4.9      327
Atlantic, NJ.............           6.6         122.7      -1.7       335      885      -1.3      144
Bergen, NJ...............          33.2         458.7       0.8       211    1,289      -2.7      259
Burlington, NJ...........          11.1         208.1       3.0        39    1,077      -4.2      317
Camden, NJ...............          12.2         205.5       1.7       130    1,076      -1.1      127
Essex, NJ................          20.7         343.9       0.9       205    1,297      -0.2       60
Gloucester, NJ...........           6.4         109.6       3.0        39      918      -2.4      237

Hudson, NJ...............          15.2         260.6       3.3        24    1,355      -1.6      168
Mercer, NJ...............          11.2         252.0       0.4       250    1,346      -0.1       55
Middlesex, NJ............          22.4         430.4       3.0        39    1,240      -2.2      223
Monmouth, NJ.............          20.2         260.2       0.6       230    1,068      -2.1      213
Morris, NJ...............          17.1         290.9       0.1       268    1,524      -5.0      332
Ocean, NJ................          13.1         162.5       1.4       156      871      -3.1      275
Passaic, NJ..............          12.6         170.1       1.1       184    1,042      -6.0      340
Somerset, NJ.............          10.2         187.6       1.3       164    1,563      -0.7       95
Union, NJ................          14.5         221.9       1.1       184    1,362      -0.4       70
Bernalillo, NM...........          18.3         327.8       1.2       172      895      -1.4      149

Albany, NY...............          10.4         237.1       1.2       172    1,094      -1.5      164
Bronx, NY................          18.8         302.7      -0.3       302    1,007       0.6       29
Broome, NY...............           4.6          88.0       0.1       268      799      -4.1      315
Dutchess, NY.............           8.5         112.7      -0.2       296    1,010      -2.7      259
Erie, NY.................          24.9         473.8       0.2       264      941      -2.1      213
Kings, NY................          62.3         705.6       3.0        39      906      -1.4      149
Monroe, NY...............          19.1         390.0       0.5       242      973      -3.5      289
Nassau, NY...............          54.5         640.4       1.7       130    1,220      -1.4      149
New York, NY.............         129.8       2,471.6       0.7       223    2,212      -1.1      127
Oneida, NY...............           5.4         105.7       1.6       139      811      -3.0      272

Onondaga, NY.............          13.1         248.1       0.5       242      972      -2.1      213
Orange, NY...............          10.5         144.1       1.8       114      886      -2.5      242
Queens, NY...............          53.0         664.0       2.4        76    1,019      -0.9      110
Richmond, NY.............           9.8         118.3       2.2        90      940      -2.4      237
Rockland, NY.............          10.9         124.1       2.8        50    1,037      -3.2      282
Saratoga, NY.............           6.0          84.5      -0.1       287      945      -2.9      268
Suffolk, NY..............          53.3         661.4       0.9       205    1,147      -3.5      289
Westchester, NY..........          36.8         431.1       1.2       172    1,395      -3.7      301
Buncombe, NC.............           9.1         130.3       3.1        32      837      -0.7       95
Catawba, NC..............           4.4          87.3       3.1        32      818      -1.3      144

Cumberland, NC...........           6.2         120.4       0.1       268      799      -1.8      183
Durham, NC...............           8.2         198.7       1.2       172    1,254      -1.6      168
Forsyth, NC..............           9.2         184.8       0.4       250      953      -2.2      223
Guilford, NC.............          14.3         283.9       0.8       211      898      -3.1      275
Mecklenburg, NC..........          37.3         674.2       2.1        98    1,193      -0.7       95
New Hanover, NC..........           8.0         110.5       2.7        58      865      -0.2       60
Wake, NC.................          33.7         541.5       3.2        28    1,085       0.7       25
Cass, ND.................           7.2         117.8       0.6       230      961      -1.7      181
Butler, OH...............           7.6         154.1       1.1       184      925      -2.5      242
Cuyahoga, OH.............          35.8         723.3       0.1       268    1,088      -0.7       95

Delaware, OH.............           5.1          86.2       2.6        65      996      -0.6       84
Franklin, OH.............          31.7         759.2       2.8        50    1,023      -4.4      319
Hamilton, OH.............          23.8         514.8       1.4       156    1,119      -2.0      198
Lake, OH.................           6.3          94.2      -1.0       323      865      -2.9      268
Lorain, OH...............           6.2          97.8       0.8       211      825      -2.5      242
Lucas, OH................          10.1         211.0      -0.4       308      903      -4.0      311
Mahoning, OH.............           5.9          98.7      -0.5       312      746      -2.2      223
Montgomery, OH...........          11.9         255.6       0.3       257      896      -3.0      272
Stark, OH................           8.6         158.7       0.1       268      795      -3.2      282
Summit, OH...............          14.3         268.6       0.6       230      944      -1.4      149

Warren, OH...............           4.8          89.8       1.5       146      946      -1.3      144
Cleveland, OK............           5.6          80.5      -1.2       324      766      -1.9      191
Oklahoma, OK.............          27.8         449.7      -1.4       330      975      -4.9      327
Tulsa, OK................          22.1         353.4      -0.6       314      942      -3.6      294
Clackamas, OR............          14.6         159.6       2.4        76      987      -1.0      120
Jackson, OR..............           7.3          87.3       2.4        76      803       1.5       12
Lane, OR.................          11.9         153.9       2.4        76      845       0.8       24
Marion, OR...............          10.4         149.4       2.8        50      861       0.7       25
Multnomah, OR............          34.2         498.8       1.8       114    1,099      -0.1       55
Washington, OR...........          19.0         288.2       2.8        50    1,209      -5.8      339

Allegheny, PA............          35.8         693.9       0.3       257    1,140      -1.1      127
Berks, PA................           9.0         172.6       0.5       242      941      -3.1      275
Bucks, PA................          20.0         263.1       1.5       146    1,021      -1.8      183
Butler, PA...............           5.0          85.3      -0.3       302    1,004       0.7       25
Chester, PA..............          15.5         251.2       0.8       211    1,308      -3.5      289
Cumberland, PA...........           6.5         134.0       0.5       242      921      -3.6      294
Dauphin, PA..............           7.5         180.6       0.4       250    1,030      -4.9      327
Delaware, PA.............          14.1         224.1       1.1       184    1,111      -3.0      272
Erie, PA.................           7.0         121.8      -2.2       340      809      -4.0      311
Lackawanna, PA...........           5.8          99.1       1.0       194      797      -1.6      168

Lancaster, PA............          13.4         237.2       1.5       146      877      -3.1      275
Lehigh, PA...............           8.8         189.1      -0.2       296    1,051      -2.1      213
Luzerne, PA..............           7.5         144.6      -1.9       337      816      -0.5       76
Montgomery, PA...........          27.7         493.5       1.3       164    1,288      -3.1      275
Northampton, PA..........           6.8         115.4       4.4         5      896      -3.7      301
Philadelphia, PA.........          35.1         676.1       2.1        98    1,235      -3.9      309
Washington, PA...........           5.5          85.3      -1.3       327    1,110       4.9        2
Westmoreland, PA.........           9.3         133.3      -1.6       334      833      -4.0      311
York, PA.................           9.1         178.5       0.8       211      909      -2.0      198
Providence, RI...........          18.0         287.7       0.1       268    1,077      -2.2      223

Charleston, SC...........          14.9         245.0       1.7       130      937       0.9       18
Greenville, SC...........          13.9         266.6       1.3       164      932      -0.5       76
Horry, SC................           8.7         117.9       3.1        32      654       0.0       49
Lexington, SC............           6.3         119.3       1.8       114      794      -0.4       70
Richland, SC.............          10.1         219.7       0.9       205      885      -2.6      252
Spartanburg, SC..........           6.1         136.7       3.3        24      877      -2.1      213
York, SC.................           5.4          91.7       4.6         2      851       0.5       33
Minnehaha, SD............           7.2         126.1       1.8       114      921      -0.9      110
Davidson, TN.............          21.8         481.3       3.0        39    1,163      -0.9      110
Hamilton, TN.............           9.4         199.6       1.3       164    1,004      -2.7      259

Knox, TN.................          12.0         239.6       1.5       146      959      -2.0      198
Rutherford, TN...........           5.4         121.0       2.6        65      947      -0.6       84
Shelby, TN...............          20.3         500.3       0.0       281    1,087      -0.8      104
Williamson, TN...........           8.5         127.8       5.1         1    1,208      -2.0      198
Bell, TX.................           5.2         118.0       0.1       268      883      -0.5       76
Bexar, TX................          40.4         855.8       2.2        90      956      -1.1      127
Brazoria, TX.............           5.6         107.3       1.7       130    1,049      -3.8      306
Brazos, TX...............           4.5         102.5       1.5       146      785       0.9       18
Cameron, TX..............           6.5         140.4       1.2       172      640      -2.0      198
Collin, TX...............          23.9         389.5       3.4        20    1,222      -0.7       95

Dallas, TX...............          75.6       1,688.4       2.8        50    1,279      -0.9      110
Denton, TX...............          14.4         232.4       3.7        11      969      -0.9      110
El Paso, TX..............          14.8         302.3       1.8       114      729      -2.0      198
Fort Bend, TX............          12.7         177.2       1.8       114      976      -5.2      335
Galveston, TX............           6.2         110.0       4.0         8      918      -1.6      168
Gregg, TX................           4.3          74.1      -3.5       343      862      -5.1      333
Harris, TX...............         113.7       2,272.0      -1.3       327    1,319      -4.7      326
Hidalgo, TX..............          12.2         256.1       3.0        39      648      -2.0      198
Jefferson, TX............           5.8         121.4      -1.5       332    1,081      -2.8      266
Lubbock, TX..............           7.5         140.1       2.2        90      835      -0.4       70

McLennan, TX.............           5.2         112.8       2.1        98      859      -1.0      120
Midland, TX..............           5.4          84.8      -2.9       342    1,297       2.4        9
Montgomery, TX...........          10.9         171.3       1.1       184    1,024      -1.8      183
Nueces, TX...............           8.3         162.6       0.1       268      901      -2.7      259
Potter, TX...............           4.0          79.8       0.0       281      874       0.0       49
Smith, TX................           6.1         103.1       0.8       211      865      -2.0      198
Tarrant, TX..............          42.3         876.2       2.5        71    1,027      -5.7      338
Travis, TX...............          39.5         717.2       2.4        76    1,244       1.1       17
Webb, TX.................           5.3         100.0       1.4       156      683      -3.5      289
Williamson, TX...........          10.2         162.5       4.5         3    1,007      -0.7       95

Davis, UT................           8.3         122.8       3.6        14      862      -0.2       60
Salt Lake, UT............          44.3         682.1       2.7        58    1,028      -0.7       95
Utah, UT.................          15.6         225.1       4.5         3      858      -1.2      138
Weber, UT................           5.9         103.2       1.4       156      791       0.6       29
Chittenden, VT...........           6.8         102.0      -0.6       314    1,033      -3.6      294
Arlington, VA............           9.4         174.3       0.8       211    1,677      -1.4      149
Chesterfield, VA.........           9.1         138.7      -1.5       332      901       0.7       25
Fairfax, VA..............          37.9         604.5       1.0       194    1,610      -0.6       84
Henrico, VA..............          11.7         192.6       0.6       230    1,009      -1.1      127
Loudoun, VA..............          12.2         161.8       2.2        90    1,233      -0.1       55

Prince William, VA.......           9.4         128.4       1.8       114      931      -0.5       76
Alexandria City, VA......           6.6          94.9      -1.2       324    1,497      -0.8      104
Chesapeake City, VA......           6.1         100.2       1.0       194      808      -2.1      213
Newport News City, VA....           3.9          97.3      -1.7       335    1,017       0.6       29
Norfolk City, VA.........           5.9         141.8      -0.8       318    1,072      -3.1      275
Richmond City, VA........           7.8         155.1       2.4        76    1,139      -1.1      127
Virginia Beach City, VA..          12.3         176.2       0.3       257      836      -1.9      191
Benton, WA...............           5.7          84.3       3.8        10    1,013      -4.4      319
Clark, WA................          14.5         151.5       3.2        28      985       1.4       13
King, WA.................          86.4       1,340.4       3.3        24    1,479       3.5        7

Kitsap, WA...............           6.6          87.1       0.9       205      969      -1.4      149
Pierce, WA...............          21.9         301.3       3.6        14      932      -1.2      138
Snohomish, WA............          20.8         285.1       1.1       184    1,114      -1.9      191
Spokane, WA..............          15.7         217.6       2.7        58      882      -0.3       67
Thurston, WA.............           8.2         111.8       4.0         8      934       1.4       13
Whatcom, WA..............           7.3          88.4       2.5        71      852       0.1       40
Yakima, WA...............           7.8         102.3       2.7        58      736      -0.1       55
Kanawha, WV..............           5.8         101.7      -2.2       340      881      -1.6      168
Brown, WI................           6.8         155.7       1.0       194      956      -2.1      213
Dane, WI.................          15.2         334.0       1.8       114    1,033      -4.4      319

Milwaukee, WI............          26.1         487.8      -0.1       287    1,041      -0.6       84
Outagamie, WI............           5.2         107.3       0.4       250      920      -0.6       84
Waukesha, WI.............          12.9         239.6       0.1       268    1,073      -1.4      149
Winnebago, WI............           3.7          93.9       1.6       139    1,005      -2.7      259
San Juan, PR.............          10.7         255.8      -0.2       (5)      672      -0.7      (5)

(1) Includes areas not officially designated as counties. See Technical Note.
(2) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.
(3) Percent changes were computed from employment and pay data adjusted for noneconomic
county reclassifications. See Technical Note.
(4) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.
(5) This county was not included in the U.S. rankings.

Note: Data are preliminary. Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment
Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs. These 344 U.S. counties comprise 72.8 percent of
the total covered workers in the U.S.





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