Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 350 largest counties, fourth quarter 2018

Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 350 largest counties,
fourth quarter 2018

                                                   Employment               Average weekly wage(2)

                          Establishments,
        County(1)         fourth quarter                Percent    Ranking            Percent   Ranking
                               2018         December    change,      by      Fourth   change,     by
                           (thousands)        2018      December   percent   quarter  fourth    percent
                                          (thousands)  2017-18(3)  change     2018    quarter   change
                                                                                     2017-18(3)

United States(4).........      10,169.1     148,061.8       1.5        -    $1,144       3.2       -

Jefferson, AL............          19.1         355.8       1.5       134    1,110       2.4      227
Madison, AL..............           9.9         203.5       2.1        69    1,182       4.0       89
Mobile, AL...............          10.3         174.1       1.7       114      982       0.5      322
Montgomery, AL...........           6.5         131.5      -0.6       335      964       2.6      210
Shelby, AL...............           5.9          85.7       0.6       227    1,084       4.9       58
Tuscaloosa, AL...........           4.6          96.5       2.6        41      918       0.5      322
Anchorage, AK............           8.3         147.6       0.3       258    1,160       5.1       51
Maricopa, AZ.............         102.3       2,060.6       3.2        22    1,064       3.9       97
Pima, AZ.................          19.1         377.9       1.8       100      926       3.6      113
Benton, AR...............           6.7         121.5       1.3       149    1,067       5.5       34

Pulaski, AR..............          14.6         254.7       0.3       258      982       1.1      310
Washington, AR...........           6.3         109.2       1.4       139      984      -1.8      343
Alameda, CA..............          65.6         793.0       1.5       134    1,511       4.2       80
Butte, CA................           8.8          82.8      -0.9       340      869       5.5       34
Contra Costa, CA.........          33.4         370.1       0.1       282    1,387       3.4      137
Fresno, CA...............          37.0         392.0       3.1        24      904       1.7      279
Kern, CA.................          20.4         326.1       3.6        14      923       3.6      113
Los Angeles, CA..........         507.9       4,515.9       1.2       161    1,380       2.1      249
Marin, CA................          12.7         116.7       0.6       227    1,466       4.2       80
Merced, CA...............           6.8          79.6       0.4       251      837       2.6      210

Monterey, CA.............          14.2         178.2       1.7       114      966       1.7      279
Napa, CA.................           5.9          76.3       2.0        81    1,158       3.5      128
Orange, CA...............         126.1       1,647.4       0.8       198    1,251       0.6      320
Placer, CA...............          13.6         170.1       2.6        41    1,120       1.4      296
Riverside, CA............          67.7         750.5       2.1        69      883       1.1      310
Sacramento, CA...........          60.3         672.6       2.2        60    1,208       2.9      187
San Bernardino, CA.......          61.7         773.0       2.2        60      934       3.0      176
San Diego, CA............         115.0       1,485.8       1.6       126    1,260       3.2      155
San Francisco, CA........          61.9         759.6       3.8        11    2,452      10.4        7
San Joaquin, CA..........          18.4         255.0       1.3       149      961       4.0       89

San Luis Obispo, CA......          10.6         117.3       1.8       100      976       4.6       65
San Mateo, CA............          29.1         412.5       2.0        81    2,410      -1.1      341
Santa Barbara, CA........          15.8         197.8       1.3       149    1,111       4.5       69
Santa Clara, CA..........          74.7       1,118.3       2.3        54    2,670       4.7       62
Santa Cruz, CA...........           9.7         101.1       0.6       227    1,023       5.7       31
Solano, CA...............          11.9         143.4       1.2       161    1,153       3.3      146
Sonoma, CA...............          20.5         211.6       1.4       139    1,122       5.1       51
Stanislaus, CA...........          16.2         188.4       0.8       198      943       3.1      164
Tulare, CA...............          11.2         162.8       1.9        86      813       0.1      332
Ventura, CA..............          28.2         330.2       0.5       242    1,102       2.4      227

Yolo, CA.................           6.9         104.0       2.0        81    1,204       3.6      113
Adams, CO................          11.3         220.0       3.7        12    1,094       2.0      257
Arapahoe, CO.............          22.2         334.5       1.6       126    1,306       3.0      176
Boulder, CO..............          15.6         185.8       1.9        86    1,354       6.0       25
Denver, CO...............          33.5         522.9       1.8       100    1,414       6.0       25
Douglas, CO..............          12.3         127.7       1.7       114    1,272      -3.6      346
El Paso, CO..............          20.2         280.0       2.2        60    1,013       4.6       65
Jefferson, CO............          20.3         241.3       1.6       126    1,211       8.7        8
Larimer, CO..............          12.4         163.5       2.7        36    1,064       6.0       25
Weld, CO.................           7.6         111.4       3.9         9    1,014       5.3       43

Fairfield, CT............          36.2         426.5       0.0       297    1,705       0.4      325
Hartford, CT.............          28.8         517.5       0.4       251    1,331       2.9      187
New Haven, CT............          24.8         373.4       0.7       215    1,131       0.9      316
New London, CT...........           7.7         124.2      -0.1       303    1,064       1.9      265
New Castle, DE...........          20.7         296.1       0.7       215    1,228       2.7      203
Sussex, DE...............           7.3          79.9       3.1        24      833       2.5      220
Washington, DC...........          40.3         775.1       0.6       227    1,943       7.3       12
Alachua, FL..............           7.4         133.9       1.8       100      956       4.6       65
Bay, FL..................           5.8          73.5      -5.6       349      852       7.4       11
Brevard, FL..............          16.2         220.9       3.9         9      995       1.9      265

Broward, FL..............          71.0         828.2       1.3       149    1,064       2.4      227
Collier, FL..............          14.7         155.8       2.7        36    1,002       4.0       89
Duval, FL................          30.1         528.1       2.4        50    1,060       2.5      220
Escambia, FL.............           8.3         137.3       1.7       114      897       3.1      164
Hillsborough, FL.........          44.3         705.2       1.6       126    1,079       2.8      194
Lake, FL.................           8.5         101.6       2.1        69      778       4.7       62
Lee, FL..................          23.1         270.5       2.0        81      897       2.6      210
Leon, FL.................           8.8         153.9       2.1        69      911       2.0      257
Manatee, FL..............          11.3         128.8       2.3        54      850       3.7      104
Marion, FL...............           8.6         106.3       2.2        60      770       2.1      249

Miami-Dade, FL...........         101.0       1,169.8       1.4       139    1,104       2.8      194
Okaloosa, FL.............           6.6          84.1       1.2       161      931       6.4       18
Orange, FL...............          44.1         865.6       2.2        60    1,006       3.6      113
Osceola, FL..............           7.4          97.7       3.4        17      753       1.6      287
Palm Beach, FL...........          58.1         622.1       1.8       100    1,122       2.8      194
Pasco, FL................          11.4         123.0       3.1        24      782       3.0      176
Pinellas, FL.............          34.1         440.6       1.4       139    1,026       4.1       84
Polk, FL.................          13.8         228.2       3.1        24      833       1.2      306
Sarasota, FL.............          16.5         174.8       1.9        86      978       3.9       97
Seminole, FL.............          15.4         199.2       2.1        69      968       4.0       89

Volusia, FL..............          14.8         176.0       1.9        86      805       2.0      257
Bibb, GA.................           4.3          82.9      -0.6       335      867       3.7      104
Chatham, GA..............           8.2         157.2       1.3       149      933       2.5      220
Clayton, GA..............           4.0         124.5       1.5       134    1,024       3.3      146
Cobb, GA.................          22.1         369.2       1.3       149    1,156       2.8      194
DeKalb, GA...............          17.8         303.1       0.1       282    1,127       4.1       84
Fulton, GA...............          43.4         889.3       1.9        86    1,480       1.7      279
Gwinnett, GA.............          25.0         358.2       0.3       258    1,068       2.0      257
Hall, GA.................           4.4          90.0       2.3        54      997       2.6      210
Muscogee, GA.............           4.5          95.0       0.9       185      844      -3.7      347

Richmond, GA.............           4.5         105.8      -0.3       318      902       1.7      279
Honolulu, HI.............          26.4         483.6       0.6       227    1,059       2.9      187
Maui + Kalawao, HI.......           6.3          78.8       0.2       273      908       5.2       47
Ada, ID..................          16.9         248.4       3.7        12    1,087       3.4      137
Champaign, IL............           4.1          91.4      -0.1       303      952       2.1      249
Cook, IL.................         138.1       2,625.3       0.6       227    1,335       3.7      104
DuPage, IL...............          34.5         620.1      -0.3       318    1,280       3.6      113
Kane, IL.................          12.5         214.3      -0.3       318    1,012       1.2      306
Lake, IL.................          20.2         339.5       0.5       242    1,449       3.6      113
McHenry, IL..............           7.8          96.8      -1.2       346      909       1.9      265

McLean, IL...............           3.4          82.7      -1.1       345      959       1.5      292
Madison, IL..............           5.4         101.5      -1.0       342      902       5.7       31
Peoria, IL...............           4.2         106.2      -0.1       303    1,107      -0.1      335
St. Clair, IL............           5.1          93.9      -0.1       303      867       0.3      329
Sangamon, IL.............           4.8         129.3      -0.5       332    1,065       0.2      331
Will, IL.................          14.8         249.1      -0.3       318      961       1.3      301
Winnebago, IL............           5.9         127.1      -0.9       340      975       7.6       10
Allen, IN................           9.0         191.7       1.9        86      917       3.6      113
Elkhart, IN..............           4.8         136.7      -1.0       342      936      -5.0      348
Hamilton, IN.............           9.6         142.9       1.7       114    1,049       1.7      279

Lake, IN.................          10.5         189.9       0.6       227      984       5.9       30
Marion, IN...............          24.4         604.9       0.3       258    1,114       2.6      210
St. Joseph, IN...........           5.8         125.3       1.5       134      901       2.2      239
Tippecanoe, IN...........           3.5          86.4       1.7       114    1,057      15.1        1
Vanderburgh, IN..........           4.8         110.9       0.8       198      882      -2.6      344
Johnson, IA..............           4.3          83.9      -1.5       347    1,001       3.1      164
Linn, IA.................           7.0         131.9       0.3       258    1,162       3.8      101
Polk, IA.................          17.8         303.5       0.7       215    1,140       2.2      239
Scott, IA................           5.7          92.1       0.7       215      931       3.6      113
Johnson, KS..............          24.1         354.2       0.8       198    1,128       3.3      146

Sedgwick, KS.............          12.7         255.7       1.8       100      946       3.4      137
Shawnee, KS..............           5.1          97.2       0.1       282      892       3.2      155
Wyandotte, KS............           3.5          92.6       1.3       149    1,083       6.4       18
Boone, KY................           4.4          97.0       0.2       273      932       3.4      137
Fayette, KY..............          11.1         194.6      -0.3       318      986       1.8      274
Jefferson, KY............          25.2         474.7       0.2       273    1,093       3.5      128
Caddo, LA................           7.4         112.9      -0.2       312      903       3.3      146
Calcasieu, LA............           5.4         102.3       1.5       134    1,030       6.1       22
East Baton Rouge, LA.....          16.1         270.8       1.4       139    1,077       6.5       17
Jefferson, LA............          14.2         191.0       0.0       297    1,008       3.5      128

Lafayette, LA............          10.0         133.1       2.3        54      976       3.1      164
Orleans, LA..............          13.3         198.6       0.4       251    1,043       1.3      301
St. Tammany, LA..........           8.7          90.5       1.9        86      956       4.9       58
Cumberland, ME...........          13.7         186.6       0.3       258    1,030       2.2      239
Anne Arundel, MD.........          15.3         276.2       1.1       167    1,190       1.0      314
Baltimore, MD............          21.3         384.7       0.2       273    1,149       2.7      203
Frederick, MD............           6.5         103.8       1.0       175    1,008       1.9      265
Harford, MD..............           5.9          96.8       1.0       175    1,022       2.2      239
Howard, MD...............          10.1         171.6       0.4       251    1,364       2.2      239
Montgomery, MD...........          32.9         475.9       0.5       242    1,498       1.0      314

Prince George's, MD......          16.2         324.8       0.9       185    1,153       2.5      220
Baltimore City, MD.......          13.7         345.0      -0.1       303    1,358      -0.3      337
Barnstable, MA...........           9.6          91.8      -0.4       329    1,001       4.1       84
Bristol, MA..............          18.0         233.2       0.9       185    1,021       3.8      101
Essex, MA................          27.1         327.1      -0.6       335    1,192       2.8      194
Hampden, MA..............          19.0         214.3       1.1       167      980       1.6      287
Middlesex, MA............          56.7         937.8       1.8       100    1,660       3.3      146
Norfolk, MA..............          25.7         356.9       0.1       282    1,413       2.2      239
Plymouth, MA.............          16.4         195.5      -0.1       303    1,069       3.6      113
Suffolk, MA..............          31.4         689.4       2.1        69    2,055       3.4      137

Worcester, MA............          26.5         354.2       0.2       273    1,090       1.6      287
Genesee, MI..............           6.8         136.4       0.4       251      923       2.4      227
Ingham, MI...............           6.0         152.6       0.1       282    1,077       3.0      176
Kalamazoo, MI............           5.0         120.5       0.6       227    1,032       3.2      155
Kent, MI.................          14.8         409.3       1.8       100      988       2.8      194
Macomb, MI...............          17.7         332.1       0.7       215    1,112       2.0      257
Oakland, MI..............          39.9         744.6       0.9       185    1,262       0.5      322
Ottawa, MI...............           5.8         125.9       1.2       161      984       0.8      319
Saginaw, MI..............           3.9          84.9      -0.2       312      925       3.1      164
Washtenaw, MI............           8.3         218.4       0.9       185    1,172       3.4      137

Wayne, MI................          31.6         734.9       0.9       185    1,218       0.9      316
Anoka, MN................           7.6         127.0       1.9        86    1,048       1.7      279
Dakota, MN...............          10.4         190.8       0.3       258    1,163      10.8        5
Hennepin, MN.............          42.0         942.9       1.4       139    1,367       2.2      239
Olmsted, MN..............           3.7          99.8       1.1       167    1,261      13.0        3
Ramsey, MN...............          14.1         334.5       0.3       258    1,224       1.9      265
St. Louis, MN............           5.4          98.6       0.7       215      953       6.2       21
Stearns, MN..............           4.4          87.5       0.7       215      929       2.1      249
Washington, MN...........           5.9          87.9       0.2       273      962       1.4      296
Harrison, MS.............           4.7          85.9       0.1       282      774       3.2      155

Hinds, MS................           5.8         121.0      -0.7       338      911       3.2      155
Boone, MO................           4.9          94.5      -0.1       303      890       5.1       51
Clay, MO.................           5.8         105.1       0.0       297      960       5.4       37
Greene, MO...............           9.1         170.7       2.4        50      854       1.3      301
Jackson, MO..............          22.4         374.4       0.5       242    1,153       3.5      128
St. Charles, MO..........           9.7         150.0       1.3       149      878       3.7      104
St. Louis, MO............          39.9         613.3       0.2       273    1,228       5.0       56
St. Louis City, MO.......          14.9         231.0       0.8       198    1,182       2.2      239
Yellowstone, MT..........           6.9          81.2      -0.3       318      974       5.4       37
Douglas, NE..............          18.8         342.8       0.3       258    1,039       3.0      176

Lancaster, NE............          10.2         172.4       0.5       242      904       2.6      210
Clark, NV................          56.2       1,015.8       3.3        20      988       5.3       43
Washoe, NV...............          15.0         225.5       1.8       100    1,026       5.2       47
Hillsborough, NH.........          12.3         207.6       0.8       198    1,247       0.4      325
Merrimack, NH............           5.2          78.3       0.1       282    1,067       1.5      292
Rockingham, NH...........          11.1         151.1       0.3       258    1,151       3.0      176
Atlantic, NJ.............           6.6         128.1       4.6         3      933       1.9      265
Bergen, NJ...............          33.3         457.0       0.5       242    1,321       1.4      296
Burlington, NJ...........          11.1         202.7       0.0       297    1,148       1.2      306
Camden, NJ...............          12.3         209.1       0.2       273    1,118       1.9      265

Essex, NJ................          20.8         348.5       0.3       258    1,374       4.2       80
Gloucester, NJ...........           6.4         114.0       1.1       167      942       1.4      296
Hudson, NJ...............          15.3         271.5       1.7       114    1,445       3.1      164
Mercer, NJ...............          11.2         259.2       0.8       198    1,439       7.1       13
Middlesex, NJ............          22.6         446.0       0.9       185    1,291       2.4      227
Monmouth, NJ.............          20.3         262.8       0.2       273    1,130       2.7      203
Morris, NJ...............          17.2         295.4      -0.2       312    1,620       2.1      249
Ocean, NJ................          13.7         168.6       1.6       126      907       2.6      210
Passaic, NJ..............          12.6         169.0      -0.5       332    1,082       1.3      301
Somerset, NJ.............          10.3         191.5       0.7       215    1,625       3.2      155

Union, NJ................          14.6         230.5       0.3       258    1,359      -0.4      339
Bernalillo, NM...........          19.3         332.5       0.8       198      944       3.5      128
Albany, NY...............          10.3         236.1      -0.2       312    1,165       2.6      210
Bronx, NY................          19.1         326.6       1.0       175    1,111       1.6      287
Broome, NY...............           4.5          87.5       0.6       227      876       3.2      155
Dutchess, NY.............           8.4         115.9       0.7       215    1,048       1.5      292
Erie, NY.................          24.6         476.9       0.1       282    1,004       3.1      164
Kings, NY................          64.4         793.1       1.4       139      992       1.8      274
Monroe, NY...............          18.9         394.0       0.4       251    1,018       2.1      249
Nassau, NY...............          54.4         646.4       0.3       258    1,259       1.2      306

New York, NY.............         128.3       2,521.0       0.7       215    2,400      -3.3      345
Oneida, NY...............           5.3         106.6       0.0       297      867       3.3      146
Onondaga, NY.............          12.8         250.3       0.6       227    1,054       3.7      104
Orange, NY...............          10.6         148.5       1.0       175      966       5.0       56
Queens, NY...............          53.9         716.6       1.7       114    1,132       2.4      227
Richmond, NY.............          10.0         127.6       2.6        41    1,081       3.4      137
Rockland, NY.............          11.0         129.2       1.7       114    1,044       1.6      287
Saratoga, NY.............           6.0          89.2       0.6       227    1,009       2.9      187
Suffolk, NY..............          53.4         669.0       0.1       282    1,244       1.7      279
Westchester, NY..........          36.4         437.9       0.8       198    1,464      -0.7      340

Buncombe, NC.............           9.4         134.3       1.9        86      896       5.2       47
Cabarrus, NC.............           4.7          80.4       2.7        36      813       3.2      155
Catawba, NC..............           4.4          89.5       1.3       149      862       2.3      236
Cumberland, NC...........           6.1         121.2      -0.1       303      879       6.8       15
Durham, NC...............           8.5         207.9       3.0        28    1,357       5.4       37
Forsyth, NC..............           9.2         188.8       0.9       185    1,010       0.4      325
Guilford, NC.............          14.4         284.5       0.6       227      961       1.7      279
Mecklenburg, NC..........          38.0         706.6       2.1        69    1,271       3.5      128
New Hanover, NC..........           8.3         115.6       2.2        60      912       4.1       84
Pitt, NC.................           3.8          78.7       2.2        60      900       4.5       69

Wake, NC.................          34.9         566.6       1.6       126    1,252      11.9        4
Cass, ND.................           7.4         120.0       1.7       114    1,024       3.4      137
Butler, OH...............           7.9         157.4      -0.2       312      962       3.6      113
Cuyahoga, OH.............          36.1         730.2       0.6       227    1,145       1.9      265
Delaware, OH.............           5.5          89.0       1.1       167    1,064       4.0       89
Franklin, OH.............          32.9         768.3       1.4       139    1,089       3.1      164
Hamilton, OH.............          24.0         522.5       0.6       227    1,219       5.4       37
Lake, OH.................           6.2          96.6       1.1       167      921       3.4      137
Lorain, OH...............           6.2          98.4       0.7       215      865       4.0       89
Lucas, OH................          10.1         211.3      -0.3       318      940       2.4      227

Mahoning, OH.............           5.9          97.7      -0.5       332      798       3.0      176
Montgomery, OH...........          11.9         256.3       0.0       297      954       3.6      113
Stark, OH................           8.6         160.6      -0.3       318      851       2.3      236
Summit, OH...............          14.3         268.8       0.1       282      997       3.7      104
Warren, OH...............           5.3          94.6       2.3        54    1,020       6.6       16
Cleveland, OK............           5.9          83.9       2.6        41      802       4.4       74
Oklahoma, OK.............          28.3         463.3       1.4       139    1,048       2.8      194
Tulsa, OK................          22.8         365.8       2.1        69    1,002       3.6      113
Clackamas, OR............          15.6         167.3       1.1       167    1,073       4.7       62
Deschutes, OR............           9.1          83.7       2.8        32      916       4.4       74

Jackson, OR..............           7.8          90.2       0.9       185      843       1.3      301
Lane, OR.................          12.6         157.7       0.7       215      884       2.6      210
Marion, OR...............          11.4         156.9       2.6        41      940       4.4       74
Multnomah, OR............          36.3         519.7       1.8       100    1,208       5.4       37
Washington, OR...........          20.1         300.3       1.8       100    1,312       0.4      325
Allegheny, PA............          35.7         708.2       1.0       175    1,205       2.9      187
Berks, PA................           8.9         175.9       0.5       242      987       1.8      274
Bucks, PA................          20.2         269.8       1.9        86    1,053       2.2      239
Butler, PA...............           5.1          86.5      -0.4       329    1,031       2.4      227
Chester, PA..............          15.8         254.7       1.2       161    1,381       2.5      220

Cumberland, PA...........           6.6         136.7       1.0       175    1,001       2.1      249
Dauphin, PA..............           7.5         186.9       2.1        69    1,095       2.7      203
Delaware, PA.............          14.2         228.5       0.8       198    1,159       0.9      316
Erie, PA.................           6.9         122.5       0.3       258      840       3.6      113
Lackawanna, PA...........           5.6          99.1      -0.3       318      852       2.4      227
Lancaster, PA............          13.7         246.0       1.7       114      927       2.9      187
Lehigh, PA...............           8.8         194.9       0.8       198    1,084      -0.1      335
Luzerne, PA..............           7.4         146.4      -0.3       318      877       4.9       58
Montgomery, PA...........          27.9         505.1       1.0       175    1,363       3.0      176
Northampton, PA..........           6.8         118.5       2.1        69      948       3.0      176

Philadelphia, PA.........          34.6         700.1       2.0        81    1,314       2.1      249
Washington, PA...........           5.5          88.6       0.5       242    1,103      -6.6      349
Westmoreland, PA.........           9.3         134.0      -0.3       318      913       3.0      176
York, PA.................           9.2         181.4       0.1       282      985       3.2      155
Kent, RI.................           5.5          77.9       0.8       198      950       2.0      257
Providence, RI...........          18.7         291.3       0.3       258    1,114      -0.3      337
Charleston, SC...........          16.7         257.8       3.4        17    1,002       3.0      176
Greenville, SC...........          15.1         279.6       2.7        36      961       0.6      320
Horry, SC................           9.6         126.6       3.2        22      685       1.8      274
Lexington, SC............           7.1         122.0       0.4       251      837       3.7      104

Richland, SC.............          10.8         224.8       0.9       185      925       1.5      292
Spartanburg, SC..........           6.7         146.0       3.5        15      905       0.3      329
York, SC.................           6.4          98.5       5.1         2      904       2.7      203
Minnehaha, SD............           7.5         128.6       1.4       139      979       3.1      164
Davidson, TN.............          23.9         507.5       3.3        20    1,229       2.5      220
Hamilton, TN.............          10.0         209.9       2.4        50    1,026      -1.3      342
Knox, TN.................          12.8         243.2       1.0       175      999       2.0      257
Rutherford, TN...........           5.9         133.2       1.6       126      981       3.7      104
Shelby, TN...............          21.0         508.4       0.8       198    1,157       4.1       84
Williamson, TN...........           9.3         138.6       4.3         7    1,423      13.1        2

Bell, TX.................           5.6         120.3       0.8       198      958       3.3      146
Bexar, TX................          42.6         879.4       1.6       126    1,022       4.5       69
Brazoria, TX.............           6.1         115.0       4.4         5    1,149       0.0      333
Brazos, TX...............           4.7         108.1       2.6        41      807       0.0      333
Cameron, TX..............           6.6         140.7       1.3       149      685       4.3       78
Collin, TX...............          26.6         424.3       2.8        32    1,291       3.1      164
Dallas, TX...............          78.6       1,741.5       1.9        86    1,353       2.7      203
Denton, TX...............          15.7         252.4       3.4        17    1,019       2.0      257
El Paso, TX..............          15.5         311.9       1.7       114      775       3.6      113
Fort Bend, TX............          14.0         195.5       4.3         7    1,033       2.5      220

Galveston, TX............           6.3         110.0       0.9       185      972       1.9      265
Harris, TX...............         116.8       2,346.8       2.1        69    1,390       3.1      164
Hidalgo, TX..............          12.6         267.0       1.8       100      680       2.9      187
Jefferson, TX............           5.9         123.9       1.0       175    1,136       1.1      310
Lubbock, TX..............           7.7         141.5       1.0       175      885       2.7      203
McLennan, TX.............           5.4         115.2       1.8       100      916       1.1      310
Midland, TX..............           5.9         107.6      10.0         1    1,499      10.7        6
Montgomery, TX...........          11.9         191.7       2.8        32    1,116       3.3      146
Nueces, TX...............           8.3         165.8       1.1       167      959       3.3      146
Potter, TX...............           4.0          78.4       0.5       242      934       3.5      128

Smith, TX................           6.4         105.8       0.8       198      930       5.4       37
Tarrant, TX..............          44.7         915.7       2.2        60    1,105       3.1      164
Travis, TX...............          42.4         764.4       3.5        15    1,352       5.1       51
Webb, TX.................           5.5         103.0       1.3       149      740       5.1       51
Williamson, TX...........          11.4         177.8       4.4         5    1,083       3.5      128
Davis, UT................           9.0         130.9       2.6        41      931       2.8      194
Salt Lake, UT............          48.0         718.2       2.8        32    1,094       3.5      128
Utah, UT.................          17.7         250.3       4.5         4      943       6.1       22
Weber, UT................           6.4         108.6       2.2        60      838       3.8      101
Chittenden, VT...........           7.1         103.1       0.1       282    1,099       4.0       89

Arlington, VA............           9.3         179.9       0.8       198    1,870       7.9        9
Chesterfield, VA.........           9.5         143.5       1.9        86      938       2.2      239
Fairfax, VA..............          37.7         619.5       1.2       161    1,684       2.3      236
Henrico, VA..............          12.1         193.3       0.1       282    1,075       3.9       97
Loudoun, VA..............          12.8         171.1       2.7        36    1,356       6.3       20
Prince William, VA.......           9.6         131.4       1.3       149      995       4.6       65
Alexandria City, VA......           6.4          92.0      -1.0       342    1,627       6.1       22
Chesapeake City, VA......           6.3         102.2       0.1       282      866       1.4      296
Newport News City, VA....           4.0         103.7       2.6        41    1,076       5.3       43
Norfolk City, VA.........           6.2         144.0      -0.8       339    1,136       4.5       69

Richmond City, VA........           8.1         156.4       0.9       185    1,203       1.8      274
Virginia Beach City, VA..          12.5         177.9      -0.2       312      879       2.8      194
Benton, WA...............           5.9          88.7       2.4        50    1,092       3.6      113
Clark, WA................          15.2         163.9       2.9        30    1,077       5.6       33
King, WA.................          89.8       1,415.9       2.9        30    1,694       7.0       14
Kitsap, WA...............           6.9          91.3       3.0        28    1,060       6.0       25
Pierce, WA...............          22.9         313.9       1.8       100    1,032       6.0       25
Snohomish, WA............          21.7         290.7       1.9        86    1,192       4.2       80
Spokane, WA..............          16.4         225.9       2.1        69      958       3.9       97
Thurston, WA.............           8.4         117.8       2.6        41    1,028       5.5       34

Whatcom, WA..............           7.4          91.9       2.3        54      944       4.8       61
Yakima, WA...............           7.8         107.0      -0.1       303      809       4.5       69
Kanawha, WV..............           5.7          98.3      -1.5       347      938       4.0       89
Brown, WI................           7.2         161.1       1.9        86    1,030       4.4       74
Dane, WI.................          16.3         340.0       0.8       198    1,126       5.2       47
Milwaukee, WI............          27.6         493.5       0.1       282    1,083       2.6      210
Outagamie, WI............           5.5         108.8       0.9       185      995       5.3       43
Waukesha, WI.............          13.6         246.7       0.6       227    1,136       4.3       78
Winnebago, WI............           3.9          94.5      -0.4       329    1,074       3.7      104
San Juan, PR.............          10.6         251.1      -0.8       (5)      693       1.9      (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 349 U.S. counties comprise 73.2 percent of
the total covered workers in the U.S.

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