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Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail
[In thousands]
Industry Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
July
2021
May
2022
June
2022(p)
July
2022(p)
July
2021
May
2022
June
2022(p)
July
2022(p)
Change from:
June2022 - July2022(p)

Total nonfarm

146,452 151,728 152,634 152,249 146,387 151,610 152,008 152,536 528

Total private

125,471 129,273 130,577 131,105 124,311 129,379 129,783 130,254 471

Goods-producing

20,599 21,065 21,358 21,457 20,314 21,047 21,098 21,167 69

Mining and logging

577 616 632 642 569 620 628 635 7

Logging

47.6 41.7 45.0 46.1 46.5 44.1 44.8 44.9 0.1

Mining

529.1 574.2 587.4 596.3 522.6 576.2 583.3 590.5 7.2

Oil and gas extraction

118.4 137.8 141.0 142.9 117.2 138.4 140.0 142.2 2.2

Mining, except oil and gas

178.9 180.1 182.8 184.3 175.1 179.1 180.1 180.7 0.6

Coal mining

35.6 37.6 38.0 38.4 36.0 37.7 38.3 38.7 0.4

Metal ore mining

41.9 43.4 43.9 43.6 41.4 43.4 43.1 42.9 -0.2

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

101.4 99.1 100.9 102.3 97.6 98.0 98.7 99.1 0.4

Support activities for mining

231.8 256.3 263.6 269.1 230.3 258.7 263.2 267.6 4.4

Construction

7,605 7,707 7,855 7,928 7,395 7,658 7,674 7,706 32

Construction of buildings

1,686.8 1,709.9 1,738.9 1,755.9 1,646.1 1,710.6 1,707.9 1,715.7 7.8

Residential building

882.1 904.1 913.9 921.8 861.2 902.0 898.8 901.7 2.9

Nonresidential building

804.7 805.8 825.0 834.1 784.9 808.6 809.1 814.0 4.9

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,081.4 1,099.5 1,119.6 1,128.4 1,034.2 1,073.3 1,078.2 1,081.3 3.1

Specialty trade contractors

4,836.6 4,897.4 4,996.3 5,043.9 4,714.4 4,874.1 4,887.8 4,909.3 21.5

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,237.7 2,272.1 2,304.4 2,324.7 2,186.9 2,257.2 2,256.0 2,267.2 11.2

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,598.9 2,625.3 2,691.9 2,719.2 2,527.5 2,616.9 2,631.8 2,642.1 10.3

Manufacturing

12,417 12,742 12,871 12,887 12,350 12,769 12,796 12,826 30

Durable goods

7,705 7,919 7,990 7,982 7,680 7,927 7,935 7,956 21

Wood products

411.6 431.3 432.8 431.9 411.9 432.9 431.6 431.8 0.2

Nonmetallic mineral products

408.8 415.5 419.8 420.5 402.3 411.1 411.8 412.8 1.0

Primary metals

354.5 359.5 361.3 362.8 353.6 360.6 360.9 363.0 2.1

Fabricated metal products

1,393.4 1,435.2 1,444.2 1,448.1 1,382.5 1,436.0 1,435.4 1,439.6 4.2

Machinery

1,062.4 1,090.0 1,102.2 1,104.6 1,055.9 1,091.3 1,092.9 1,096.3 3.4

Computer and electronic products

1,062.2 1,078.1 1,089.2 1,092.2 1,058.4 1,080.4 1,082.4 1,085.7 3.3

Computer and peripheral equipment

157.9 160.3 162.8 164.2 158.0 160.9 162.1 163.2 1.1

Communications equipment

85.9 84.2 85.8 86.0 85.8 84.6 85.1 85.4 0.3

Semiconductors and electronic components

370.2 379.2 385.5 389.8 368.3 380.4 382.6 386.1 3.5

Electronic instruments

417.5 423.5 422.6 420.1 415.9 423.1 420.6 419.2 -1.4

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

30.7 30.9 32.5 32.1 30.4 31.4 31.9 31.8 -0.1

Electrical equipment and appliances

400.4 408.1 413.6 415.7 397.5 409.3 410.1 411.6 1.5

Transportation equipment(1)

1,617.9 1,680.2 1,698.8 1,674.4 1,632.2 1,682.8 1,687.1 1,689.3 2.2

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

933.7 988.4 998.2 973.9 946.2 988.9 989.5 987.3 -2.2

Furniture and related products

379.4 385.8 386.4 386.2 374.6 386.3 385.2 384.6 -0.6

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

614.0 635.7 641.7 645.6 611.0 636.0 637.7 641.4 3.7

Nondurable goods

4,712 4,823 4,881 4,905 4,670 4,842 4,861 4,870 9

Food manufacturing

1,657.7 1,678.9 1,702.3 1,718.3 1,634.7 1,696.6 1,700.1 1,701.9 1.8

Textile mills

98.9 100.6 101.5 100.4 98.4 100.4 100.7 100.1 -0.6

Textile product mills

103.0 105.7 105.0 104.3 103.6 105.6 105.0 104.7 -0.3

Apparel

92.0 95.0 96.4 97.6 91.6 95.0 96.0 97.1 1.1

Paper and paper products

347.2 360.0 361.6 359.1 345.7 360.0 360.5 359.3 -1.2

Printing and related support activities

365.9 375.9 377.1 379.7 365.4 376.7 376.2 378.2 2.0

Petroleum and coal products

107.3 108.9 109.6 110.6 104.4 107.9 107.8 108.1 0.3

Chemicals

875.7 893.8 904.6 909.9 870.4 895.5 900.0 903.7 3.7

Plastics and rubber products

724.3 749.7 755.4 754.5 724.8 751.3 756.3 757.5 1.2

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

340.4 354.0 367.9 370.8 330.6 353.0 358.8 359.0 0.2

Private service-providing

104,872 108,208 109,219 109,648 103,997 108,332 108,685 109,087 402

Trade, transportation, and utilities

27,645 28,438 28,641 28,618 27,735 28,655 28,705 28,759 54

Wholesale trade

5,721.8 5,864.4 5,899.0 5,907.1 5,693.8 5,856.0 5,861.7 5,872.2 10.5

Durable goods

3,142.0 3,229.0 3,248.5 3,254.4 3,125.8 3,225.6 3,228.7 3,236.7 8.0

Nondurable goods

2,095.5 2,137.9 2,150.7 2,151.0 2,082.4 2,132.2 2,133.4 2,135.1 1.7

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

484.3 497.5 499.8 501.7 485.6 498.2 499.6 500.4 0.8

Retail trade

15,414.3 15,641.7 15,774.9 15,783.9 15,398.1 15,761.6 15,783.7 15,805.3 21.6

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

1,957.4 1,973.1 1,985.3 1,988.6 1,942.9 1,967.5 1,971.5 1,974.2 2.7

Automobile dealers

1,228.5 1,237.0 1,240.3 1,238.6 1,224.1 1,235.7 1,235.9 1,234.6 -1.3

Other motor vehicle dealers

178.2 174.4 179.8 181.6 169.8 169.2 170.6 172.4 1.8

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

550.7 561.7 565.2 568.4 549.0 562.6 565.0 567.2 2.2

Furniture and home furnishings stores

439.3 435.4 432.9 430.3 442.9 439.3 437.6 436.9 -0.7

Electronics and appliance stores

411.2 424.7 425.4 424.7 422.7 434.5 437.7 438.0 0.3

Building material and garden supply stores

1,431.6 1,430.1 1,460.1 1,426.9 1,393.5 1,381.3 1,393.8 1,395.6 1.8

Food and beverage stores

3,135.1 3,148.1 3,182.7 3,202.6 3,127.1 3,167.9 3,172.2 3,180.8 8.6

Health and personal care stores

1,019.6 1,049.5 1,050.3 1,050.2 1,024.8 1,057.8 1,057.3 1,059.4 2.1

Gasoline stations

957.9 967.9 980.4 985.6 943.1 971.2 971.1 972.4 1.3

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,050.5 1,053.3 1,077.8 1,078.6 1,037.0 1,080.8 1,079.5 1,074.3 -5.2

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

526.4 526.8 530.2 533.3 532.6 541.2 541.4 543.3 1.9

General merchandise stores

3,021.5 3,145.5 3,141.4 3,151.0 3,080.1 3,224.4 3,220.2 3,228.0 7.8

Department stores

907.4 927.5 931.6 935.2 940.5 967.4 965.6 965.5 -0.1

General merchandise stores, including warehouse clubs and supercenters

2,114.1 2,218.0 2,209.8 2,215.8 2,139.6 2,256.9 2,254.5 2,262.4 7.9

Miscellaneous store retailers

831.6 854.1 868.1 866.8 813.8 847.3 849.7 850.2 0.5

Nonstore retailers

632.2 633.2 640.3 645.3 637.6 648.4 651.7 652.2 0.5

Transportation and warehousing

5,963.4 6,393.6 6,423.3 6,381.0 6,101.4 6,497.7 6,518.7 6,539.6 20.9

Air transportation

479.5 550.1 561.1 567.9 476.3 549.4 556.6 563.6 7.0

Rail transportation

147.2 146.4 146.8 146.4 147.3 146.5 146.6 146.6 0.0

Water transportation

59.1 59.8 62.7 66.4 56.6 59.7 61.0 62.8 1.8

Truck transportation

1,530.7 1,576.1 1,598.3 1,606.9 1,522.0 1,584.6 1,591.5 1,595.0 3.5

Transit and ground passenger transportation

326.3 415.3 393.1 348.5 388.3 400.8 403.0 407.5 4.5

Pipeline transportation

50.0 49.6 49.8 50.2 49.9 49.7 49.7 49.9 0.2

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

29.1 30.7 34.8 36.7 22.5 27.8 28.9 29.9 1.0

Support activities for transportation

720.6 771.8 771.7 779.1 721.6 777.5 774.9 780.9 6.0

Couriers and messengers

1,001.9 1,032.6 1,045.5 1,030.1 1,064.7 1,114.0 1,111.6 1,110.1 -1.5

Warehousing and storage

1,619.0 1,761.2 1,759.5 1,748.8 1,652.2 1,787.7 1,794.9 1,793.3 -1.6

Utilities

545.4 538.6 544.0 546.1 541.6 539.8 541.2 541.6 0.4

Information

2,859 2,975 3,028 3,047 2,841 2,983 3,007 3,020 13

Publishing industries, except Internet

796.3 819.4 839.9 844.2 793.1 822.6 832.7 836.1 3.4

Motion picture and sound recording industries

389.8 437.3 444.8 453.3 380.1 437.7 440.6 442.0 1.4

Broadcasting, except Internet

232.4 233.3 235.5 231.1 234.8 233.5 235.1 233.8 -1.3

Telecommunications

666.6 660.4 664.7 661.8 665.6 662.2 663.5 662.1 -1.4

Data processing, hosting and related services

388.1 415.3 420.9 425.6 386.8 415.4 418.5 422.6 4.1

Other information services

385.5 409.7 422.0 430.5 380.6 411.6 416.8 423.6 6.8

Financial activities

8,836 8,921 8,994 9,031 8,772 8,946 8,952 8,965 13

Finance and insurance

6,529.9 6,570.0 6,605.2 6,631.5 6,511.0 6,590.2 6,594.3 6,606.0 11.7

Monetary authorities - central bank

21.3 20.7 21.0 21.4 20.9 20.8 21.0 21.1 0.1

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,712.7 2,711.0 2,710.1 2,710.9 2,704.2 2,714.3 2,703.7 2,703.0 -0.7

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,745.4 1,728.8 1,738.0 1,745.7 1,737.0 1,729.6 1,731.6 1,735.9 4.3

Commercial banking

1,362.0 1,334.8 1,341.0 1,348.3 1,354.6 1,335.3 1,335.6 1,340.1 4.5

Nondepository credit intermediation

633.0 644.3 635.8 632.8 634.5 646.5 636.7 634.1 -2.6

Activities related to credit intermediation

334.3 337.9 336.3 332.4 332.6 338.2 335.5 333.0 -2.5

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

1,000.7 1,018.4 1,033.7 1,050.2 991.5 1,024.7 1,030.6 1,036.7 6.1

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,795.2 2,819.9 2,840.4 2,849.0 2,794.4 2,830.4 2,839.0 2,845.2 6.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,305.6 2,350.5 2,388.8 2,399.8 2,261.2 2,356.0 2,357.3 2,358.7 1.4

Real estate

1,774.9 1,795.0 1,819.0 1,826.4 1,751.2 1,802.2 1,805.6 1,805.6 0.0

Rental and leasing services

509.9 534.9 548.9 552.5 489.6 533.1 531.1 532.5 1.4

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

20.8 20.6 20.9 20.9 20.4 20.7 20.6 20.6 0.0

Professional and business services

21,316 22,156 22,310 22,426 21,226 22,199 22,290 22,379 89

Professional and technical services

9,927.7 10,333.6 10,437.5 10,534.0 9,904.1 10,402.6 10,455.3 10,502.6 47.3

Legal services

1,160.5 1,177.4 1,196.4 1,197.8 1,154.0 1,182.3 1,185.6 1,188.7 3.1

Accounting and bookkeeping services

1,012.7 1,070.6 1,069.9 1,066.4 1,057.9 1,102.6 1,108.5 1,107.0 -1.5

Architectural and engineering services

1,568.9 1,615.6 1,647.0 1,669.2 1,546.2 1,622.4 1,631.2 1,643.7 12.5

Specialized design services

143.5 153.0 154.7 156.0 143.5 153.0 154.3 155.9 1.6

Computer systems design and related services

2,324.7 2,422.1 2,424.5 2,443.6 2,306.3 2,425.4 2,433.0 2,432.9 -0.1

Management and technical consulting services

1,637.0 1,736.0 1,746.5 1,769.3 1,634.2 1,745.6 1,755.3 1,767.1 11.8

Scientific research and development services

837.6 870.3 893.4 908.9 827.2 876.5 885.7 895.3 9.6

Advertising and related services

446.7 477.6 484.7 489.4 445.3 478.2 482.7 486.5 3.8

Other professional and technical services

796.1 811.0 820.4 833.4 789.5 816.7 819.0 825.7 6.7

Management of companies and enterprises

2,344.9 2,364.3 2,397.1 2,412.2 2,331.7 2,372.8 2,384.2 2,397.6 13.4

Administrative and waste services

9,043.2 9,458.1 9,475.4 9,479.7 8,989.8 9,423.7 9,450.2 9,479.1 28.9

Administrative and support services

8,583.9 8,989.5 8,997.3 8,996.3 8,534.3 8,952.8 8,975.4 9,001.8 26.4

Office administrative services

548.2 586.8 596.2 604.8 547.0 585.5 593.4 600.4 7.0

Facilities support services

154.2 151.0 152.4 154.6 153.6 152.3 153.6 154.6 1.0

Employment services(1)

3,465.4 3,824.8 3,776.7 3,745.8 3,519.3 3,854.0 3,856.6 3,870.3 13.7

Temporary help services

2,810.0 3,115.5 3,066.9 3,028.6 2,858.1 3,135.8 3,140.1 3,149.9 9.8

Business support services

792.3 780.6 772.4 765.6 809.7 792.6 790.3 784.4 -5.9

Travel arrangement and reservation services

141.5 153.9 157.5 156.3 137.9 152.5 153.5 153.2 -0.3

Investigation and security services

906.3 919.4 921.1 925.8 911.1 918.1 921.1 924.8 3.7

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,275.9 2,251.5 2,298.4 2,319.1 2,152.7 2,177.3 2,186.9 2,191.3 4.4

Other support services

300.1 321.5 322.6 324.3 303.0 320.5 320.0 322.7 2.7

Waste management and remediation services

459.3 468.6 478.1 483.4 455.5 470.9 474.8 477.3 2.5

Education and health services

23,434 24,265 24,159 24,199 23,699 24,264 24,373 24,495 122

Educational services

3,340.8 3,801.4 3,591.3 3,539.9 3,597.9 3,785.8 3,806.4 3,830.9 24.5

Health care and social assistance

20,092.8 20,463.3 20,567.3 20,659.1 20,101.3 20,478.6 20,567.0 20,663.6 96.6

Health care(3)

16,051.4 16,241.2 16,337.4 16,434.3 16,032.0 16,278.4 16,342.5 16,412.1 69.6

Ambulatory health care services

7,888.6 8,114.8 8,146.9 8,205.2 7,885.6 8,122.5 8,157.4 8,204.7 47.3

Offices of physicians

2,741.6 2,813.8 2,820.9 2,840.4 2,743.1 2,815.0 2,824.0 2,836.8 12.8

Offices of dentists

999.4 1,022.7 1,032.9 1,046.6 998.0 1,026.3 1,032.9 1,042.5 9.6

Offices of other health practitioners

1,018.9 1,076.9 1,077.7 1,095.5 1,012.1 1,076.6 1,080.3 1,096.3 16.0

Outpatient care centers

998.2 1,015.8 1,019.7 1,027.7 999.0 1,017.4 1,021.5 1,027.2 5.7

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

304.7 313.1 313.6 312.1 308.1 313.2 313.9 314.0 0.1

Home health care services

1,511.5 1,554.9 1,564.9 1,566.6 1,512.5 1,556.8 1,567.8 1,571.2 3.4

Other ambulatory health care services

314.3 317.6 317.2 316.3 312.7 317.3 317.1 316.7 -0.4

Hospitals

5,131.4 5,143.5 5,178.7 5,197.4 5,125.8 5,160.8 5,180.0 5,192.9 12.9

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,031.4 2,982.9 3,011.8 3,031.7 3,020.6 2,995.1 3,005.1 3,014.5 9.4

Nursing care facilities

1,377.1 1,341.0 1,356.8 1,367.0 1,373.7 1,352.6 1,357.4 1,361.1 3.7

Residential mental health facilities

604.7 602.0 605.5 608.2 602.3 601.8 603.4 605.0 1.6

Community care facilities for the elderly

896.1 885.3 891.9 898.8 892.5 885.4 887.9 892.2 4.3

Other residential care facilities

153.5 154.6 157.6 157.7 152.1 155.2 156.4 156.1 -0.3

Social assistance

4,041.4 4,222.1 4,229.9 4,224.8 4,069.3 4,200.2 4,224.5 4,251.5 27.0

Individual and family services

2,723.4 2,785.0 2,798.5 2,819.4 2,717.3 2,778.9 2,792.8 2,811.6 18.8

Emergency and other relief services

191.4 200.4 201.1 201.0 191.2 201.1 201.0 201.5 0.5

Vocational rehabilitation services

277.0 275.0 277.3 278.3 273.3 274.7 273.6 272.5 -1.1

Child day care services

849.6 961.7 953.0 926.1 887.5 945.6 957.1 965.9 8.8

Leisure and hospitality

15,212 15,761 16,325 16,541 14,251 15,599 15,673 15,769 96

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,332.5 2,331.3 2,567.1 2,651.6 2,007.9 2,282.4 2,306.7 2,328.3 21.6

Performing arts and spectator sports

396.8 514.2 523.3 526.9 383.4 497.1 505.3 513.2 7.9

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

156.6 157.8 169.5 173.7 140.6 156.3 157.0 158.0 1.0

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,779.1 1,659.3 1,874.3 1,951.0 1,483.9 1,629.0 1,644.4 1,657.1 12.7

Accommodation and food services

12,879.8 13,429.6 13,757.4 13,889.4 12,243.5 13,316.3 13,366.4 13,440.3 73.9

Accommodation

1,668.9 1,715.9 1,833.0 1,882.0 1,492.4 1,711.6 1,714.5 1,714.3 -0.2

Food services and drinking places

11,210.9 11,713.7 11,924.4 12,007.4 10,751.1 11,604.7 11,651.9 11,726.0 74.1

Other services

5,570 5,692 5,762 5,786 5,473 5,686 5,685 5,700 15

Repair and maintenance

1,364.5 1,425.8 1,436.2 1,433.2 1,348.6 1,420.2 1,422.0 1,422.1 0.1

Personal and laundry services

1,384.8 1,452.9 1,467.9 1,480.1 1,366.9 1,449.2 1,455.3 1,466.2 10.9

Membership associations and organizations

2,820.3 2,812.8 2,857.7 2,872.7 2,757.5 2,817.0 2,807.8 2,811.9 4.1

Government

20,981 22,455 22,057 21,144 22,076 22,231 22,225 22,282 57

Federal

2,901 2,865 2,860 2,886 2,887 2,868 2,859 2,869 10

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,298.5 2,266.6 2,265.6 2,281.3 2,280.7 2,265.0 2,256.7 2,264.6 7.9

U.S. Postal Service

602.3 598.4 594.7 604.4 606.7 603.1 601.9 604.1 2.2

State government

4,904 5,245 4,992 4,936 5,241 5,258 5,250 5,260 10

State government education

2,219.0 2,612.3 2,345.2 2,283.6 2,569.9 2,625.1 2,619.1 2,622.4 3.3

State government, excluding education

2,685.2 2,632.9 2,646.9 2,652.2 2,671.5 2,632.9 2,631.2 2,637.8 6.6

Local government

13,176 14,345 14,205 13,322 13,948 14,105 14,116 14,153 37

Local government education

6,643.3 7,977.9 7,649.2 6,701.8 7,645.3 7,734.5 7,738.4 7,765.8 27.4

Local government, excluding education

6,532.9 6,366.8 6,555.9 6,620.2 6,302.9 6,370.4 6,377.1 6,387.0 9.9

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Includes motor vehicles, motor vehicle bodies and trailers, and motor vehicle parts.
(3) Includes ambulatory health care services, hospitals, and nursing and residential care facilities.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2021 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: August 05, 2022