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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
June
2020
Apr.
2021
May
2021(p)
June
2021(p)
June
2020
Apr.
2021
May
2021(p)
June
2021(p)
Change from:
May2021 - June2021(p)

Total nonfarm

138,501 144,397 145,369 146,517 137,840 144,326 144,909 145,759 850

Total private

117,267 122,407 123,411 124,800 116,487 122,741 123,257 123,919 662

Goods-producing

20,028 20,203 20,377 20,614 19,767 20,319 20,338 20,358 20

Mining and logging

600 612 618 633 597 616 618 630 12

Logging

45.2 41.5 41.7 45.0 45.2 44.5 43.4 45.0 1.6

Mining

555.0 570.4 576.6 587.7 551.7 571.4 575.0 585.4 10.4

Oil and gas extraction

133.6 134.2 135.0 136.4 132.9 136.9 136.4 136.5 0.1

Mining, except oil and gas

177.3 180.7 181.8 183.5 174.8 182.3 180.4 181.0 0.6

Coal mining

39.7 42.3 41.9 42.0 40.0 42.4 42.4 42.3 -0.1

Metal ore mining

41.3 41.7 41.9 42.4 41.2 41.6 41.9 42.4 0.5

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

96.3 96.7 98.0 99.1 93.6 98.3 96.1 96.3 0.2

Support activities for mining

244.1 255.5 259.8 267.8 244.0 252.2 258.2 267.9 9.7

Construction

7,359 7,365 7,477 7,592 7,171 7,439 7,417 7,410 -7

Construction of buildings

1,619.3 1,662.6 1,684.4 1,717.0 1,594.2 1,682.4 1,685.6 1,691.2 5.6

Residential building

812.8 857.2 870.8 884.7 800.5 867.1 870.4 872.9 2.5

Nonresidential building

806.5 805.4 813.6 832.3 793.7 815.3 815.2 818.3 3.1

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,081.5 1,051.7 1,082.4 1,099.2 1,027.4 1,063.9 1,057.2 1,046.3 -10.9

Specialty trade contractors

4,658.6 4,650.2 4,709.8 4,775.8 4,549.6 4,692.3 4,674.5 4,672.4 -2.1

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,088.7 2,138.8 2,168.5 2,208.0 2,037.9 2,149.4 2,146.5 2,159.2 12.7

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,569.9 2,511.4 2,541.3 2,567.8 2,511.7 2,542.9 2,528.0 2,513.2 -14.8

Manufacturing

12,069 12,226 12,282 12,389 11,999 12,264 12,303 12,318 15

Durable goods

7,520 7,599 7,636 7,708 7,472 7,605 7,640 7,658 18

Wood products

390.8 401.9 401.8 407.4 388.4 402.7 402.2 404.8 2.6

Nonmetallic mineral products

399.4 397.5 399.0 403.3 392.3 398.2 395.3 395.8 0.5

Primary metals

348.0 350.0 351.3 358.2 345.6 349.8 351.4 354.5 3.1

Fabricated metal products

1,387.3 1,397.6 1,401.7 1,416.7 1,377.6 1,394.9 1,400.4 1,406.1 5.7

Machinery

1,050.3 1,060.1 1,068.0 1,075.8 1,043.3 1,061.4 1,068.5 1,068.8 0.3

Computer and electronic products

1,075.5 1,080.6 1,082.8 1,087.7 1,071.8 1,082.6 1,085.2 1,083.8 -1.4

Computer and peripheral equipment

162.6 164.7 164.6 165.6 162.5 164.7 164.8 165.2 0.4

Communications equipment

85.8 84.8 85.6 86.7 85.5 85.0 85.9 86.4 0.5

Semiconductors and electronic components

373.1 369.2 370.8 374.8 370.6 371.1 372.4 372.2 -0.2

Electronic instruments

421.1 428.1 427.9 426.2 420.5 427.3 427.9 425.8 -2.1

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

32.9 33.8 33.9 34.4 32.6 34.5 34.2 34.2 0.0

Electrical equipment and appliances

377.4 374.4 376.4 380.0 376.9 375.7 377.8 379.5 1.7

Transportation equipment(1)

1,563.4 1,567.3 1,578.5 1,583.9 1,553.8 1,568.4 1,581.0 1,574.7 -6.3

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

857.3 869.2 887.3 875.9 851.0 862.4 885.2 872.9 -12.3

Furniture and related products

347.8 351.0 352.4 361.7 346.1 351.1 353.0 361.5 8.5

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

580.2 618.6 624.3 632.9 576.1 619.9 624.7 628.0 3.3

Nondurable goods

4,549 4,627 4,646 4,681 4,527 4,659 4,663 4,660 -3

Food manufacturing

1,596.1 1,613.7 1,616.0 1,631.1 1,590.7 1,633.8 1,633.4 1,629.3 -4.1

Textile mills

93.1 95.3 96.2 97.1 93.1 95.4 95.8 96.7 0.9

Textile product mills

103.8 107.3 107.2 107.2 104.4 107.8 107.3 107.4 0.1

Apparel

87.8 91.7 92.4 93.2 87.1 91.8 92.0 92.2 0.2

Paper and paper products

354.1 352.9 349.9 353.5 352.8 353.2 350.8 352.3 1.5

Printing and related support activities

366.8 369.6 373.5 373.9 366.2 372.2 374.7 373.3 -1.4

Petroleum and coal products

105.7 100.6 101.8 101.6 102.9 101.5 100.6 99.5 -1.1

Chemicals

836.2 856.4 853.4 859.3 833.3 854.2 853.9 855.6 1.7

Plastics and rubber products

710.6 724.7 730.4 728.9 705.9 726.1 727.9 725.0 -2.9

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

294.9 314.9 325.5 335.2 290.2 322.5 326.1 329.0 2.9

Private service-providing

97,239 102,204 103,034 104,186 96,720 102,422 102,919 103,561 642

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25,930 26,845 27,019 27,263 25,934 27,116 27,179 27,278 99

Wholesale trade

5,581.0 5,650.0 5,682.5 5,727.6 5,556.9 5,664.9 5,681.5 5,702.8 21.3

Durable goods

3,045.3 3,103.1 3,118.1 3,144.4 3,035.1 3,110.2 3,120.9 3,134.4 13.5

Nondurable goods

2,058.0 2,070.4 2,087.4 2,105.2 2,044.7 2,076.9 2,083.2 2,091.7 8.5

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

477.7 476.5 477.0 478.0 477.1 477.8 477.4 476.7 -0.7

Retail trade

14,503.4 15,047.7 15,146.4 15,288.2 14,502.8 15,212.6 15,239.3 15,306.4 67.1

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

1,860.2 1,970.8 1,981.1 1,993.3 1,850.9 1,971.9 1,974.4 1,983.4 9.0

Automobile dealers

1,171.5 1,246.6 1,249.6 1,257.5 1,170.7 1,248.8 1,249.5 1,257.0 7.5

Other motor vehicle dealers

151.5 163.7 169.1 172.2 142.8 161.7 162.5 162.9 0.4

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

537.2 560.5 562.4 563.6 537.5 561.4 562.4 563.5 1.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

369.9 440.8 441.1 441.7 373.5 447.3 446.5 446.2 -0.3

Electronics and appliance stores

369.5 416.5 414.4 408.1 376.6 417.0 417.2 415.0 -2.2

Building material and garden supply stores

1,415.8 1,404.5 1,435.1 1,436.5 1,349.9 1,372.5 1,377.0 1,376.5 -0.5

Food and beverage stores

3,144.1 3,084.5 3,091.5 3,105.7 3,126.0 3,108.7 3,101.4 3,088.7 -12.7

Health and personal care stores

906.3 1,007.5 1,003.7 994.7 909.9 1,006.4 1,004.8 998.2 -6.6

Gasoline stations

922.5 928.0 940.4 958.4 911.2 935.0 940.3 945.7 5.4

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

794.7 960.9 978.4 1,015.2 809.2 994.6 1,010.8 1,038.7 27.9

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

414.2 468.9 470.6 485.1 428.3 485.9 484.3 491.7 7.4

General merchandise stores

3,018.9 2,976.4 2,972.9 3,006.9 3,084.0 3,065.3 3,063.7 3,088.2 24.5

Department stores

876.5 944.6 946.1 959.3 920.3 981.0 990.5 1,003.6 13.1

General merchandise stores, including warehouse clubs and supercenters

2,142.4 2,031.8 2,026.8 2,047.6 2,163.7 2,084.3 2,073.2 2,084.6 11.4

Miscellaneous store retailers

716.6 790.2 813.6 835.2 708.2 800.7 807.4 820.6 13.2

Nonstore retailers

570.7 598.7 603.6 607.4 575.1 607.3 611.5 613.5 2.0

Transportation and warehousing

5,304.4 5,608.9 5,651.9 5,705.4 5,335.7 5,698.2 5,718.8 5,729.5 10.7

Air transportation

386.7 417.6 427.2 437.5 383.2 418.3 425.7 433.5 7.8

Rail transportation

144.0 143.4 143.4 143.4 145.2 143.2 144.1 144.5 0.4

Water transportation

60.1 60.1 60.6 61.6 58.5 60.6 59.9 59.8 -0.1

Truck transportation

1,446.2 1,467.5 1,477.1 1,501.6 1,432.6 1,482.8 1,480.1 1,486.5 6.4

Transit and ground passenger transportation

298.5 398.1 405.1 382.4 303.5 383.3 387.2 387.1 -0.1

Pipeline transportation

51.1 48.9 49.1 49.3 51.0 49.0 49.1 49.1 0.0

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

26.3 26.3 30.4 39.2 20.8 30.4 28.0 30.9 2.9

Support activities for transportation

669.0 697.7 703.3 709.6 669.1 698.1 706.0 709.6 3.6

Couriers and messengers

913.3 952.1 960.0 975.8 950.4 1,022.6 1,023.9 1,000.1 -23.8

Warehousing and storage

1,309.2 1,397.2 1,395.7 1,405.0 1,321.4 1,409.9 1,414.8 1,428.4 13.6

Utilities

541.3 538.3 538.0 541.6 539.0 540.2 539.3 539.3 0.0

Information

2,606 2,695 2,716 2,743 2,602 2,694 2,722 2,736 14

Publishing industries, except Internet

755.3 762.4 768.8 776.1 752.1 767.4 774.4 772.4 -2.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

213.4 278.3 290.2 297.9 209.9 275.0 287.1 292.5 5.4

Broadcasting, except Internet

238.9 239.1 240.2 238.8 239.5 238.9 241.5 240.2 -1.3

Telecommunications

686.9 681.9 682.8 680.4 689.3 683.0 685.2 683.0 -2.2

Data processing, hosting and related services

357.5 366.7 361.7 372.8 358.2 361.1 360.1 373.3 13.2

Other information services

354.2 366.9 372.7 376.6 353.0 368.3 373.8 374.8 1.0

Financial activities

8,675 8,770 8,781 8,840 8,634 8,804 8,801 8,800 -1

Finance and insurance

6,485.6 6,532.6 6,522.4 6,544.5 6,475.6 6,545.9 6,539.4 6,538.0 -1.4

Monetary authorities - central bank

20.3 20.2 20.1 20.3 20.2 20.2 20.2 20.2 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,647.8 2,669.5 2,659.4 2,662.8 2,641.0 2,670.4 2,662.4 2,659.5 -2.9

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,778.2 1,735.9 1,730.8 1,732.1 1,769.9 1,737.3 1,730.6 1,725.3 -5.3

Commercial banking

1,393.4 1,349.8 1,344.5 1,343.7 1,387.4 1,352.8 1,343.4 1,339.5 -3.9

Nondepository credit intermediation

568.9 611.2 608.2 609.7 568.3 610.6 609.0 610.7 1.7

Activities related to credit intermediation

300.7 322.4 320.4 321.0 302.8 322.5 322.8 323.5 0.7

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

964.2 978.7 984.0 992.4 963.7 984.1 988.4 990.1 1.7

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,853.3 2,864.2 2,858.9 2,869.0 2,850.7 2,871.2 2,868.4 2,868.2 -0.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,189.8 2,237.0 2,258.6 2,295.0 2,158.0 2,257.8 2,262.0 2,261.9 -0.1

Real estate

1,683.0 1,722.4 1,731.2 1,757.7 1,667.0 1,735.1 1,736.4 1,741.4 5.0

Rental and leasing services

483.9 492.7 505.4 514.7 468.6 500.5 503.4 498.3 -5.1

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

22.9 21.9 22.0 22.6 22.4 22.2 22.2 22.2 0.0

Professional and business services

19,683 20,710 20,765 20,946 19,568 20,728 20,764 20,836 72

Professional and technical services

9,258.5 9,758.8 9,704.9 9,778.4 9,286.3 9,711.6 9,750.9 9,784.6 33.7

Legal services

1,115.1 1,125.1 1,129.3 1,147.3 1,105.5 1,130.6 1,132.2 1,137.9 5.7

Accounting and bookkeeping services

932.5 1,116.9 1,014.7 1,005.9 996.1 1,036.1 1,053.1 1,055.9 2.8

Architectural and engineering services

1,504.1 1,537.8 1,550.8 1,575.0 1,485.5 1,550.6 1,552.8 1,555.5 2.7

Specialized design services

129.7 135.2 138.6 139.4 129.2 135.9 137.6 138.2 0.6

Computer systems design and related services

2,152.6 2,238.2 2,243.6 2,240.7 2,155.7 2,239.7 2,242.2 2,242.1 -0.1

Management and technical consulting services

1,502.7 1,597.5 1,604.4 1,615.1 1,502.7 1,604.8 1,608.3 1,613.3 5.0

Scientific research and development services

757.8 803.7 807.2 823.1 751.0 805.1 809.6 816.4 6.8

Advertising and related services

445.3 438.7 440.9 450.6 444.0 440.4 441.2 449.2 8.0

Other professional and technical services

718.7 765.7 775.4 781.3 716.6 768.4 773.9 776.1 2.2

Management of companies and enterprises

2,335.4 2,332.5 2,332.2 2,349.1 2,319.6 2,342.0 2,333.5 2,332.7 -0.8

Administrative and waste services

8,089.0 8,618.7 8,727.8 8,818.6 7,961.6 8,674.3 8,679.1 8,719.1 40.0

Administrative and support services

7,646.3 8,174.7 8,280.5 8,365.9 7,524.9 8,227.3 8,232.3 8,272.0 39.7

Office administrative services

512.4 545.6 552.7 557.0 508.8 546.2 551.0 552.1 1.1

Facilities support services

153.2 150.5 152.0 149.5 153.5 151.3 151.9 150.0 -1.9

Employment services(1)

2,699.5 3,216.6 3,239.3 3,272.2 2,700.8 3,263.3 3,261.7 3,298.0 36.3

Temporary help services

2,142.5 2,594.1 2,611.4 2,639.3 2,147.1 2,639.8 2,633.3 2,666.3 33.0

Business support services

767.6 776.1 774.2 770.5 779.3 780.7 784.4 782.2 -2.2

Travel arrangement and reservation services

160.6 150.7 152.7 156.9 157.9 150.4 151.3 154.2 2.9

Investigation and security services

887.1 911.3 904.9 910.2 887.2 916.8 904.1 910.3 6.2

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,170.9 2,126.2 2,205.1 2,244.5 2,047.7 2,122.0 2,129.2 2,125.6 -3.6

Other support services

295.0 297.7 299.6 305.1 289.7 296.6 298.7 299.6 0.9

Waste management and remediation services

442.7 444.0 447.3 452.7 436.7 447.0 446.8 447.1 0.3

Education and health services

22,491 23,597 23,538 23,355 22,671 23,419 23,478 23,537 59

Educational services

3,170.8 3,617.6 3,520.8 3,325.8 3,359.6 3,446.2 3,484.9 3,523.5 38.6

Health care and social assistance

19,320.4 19,979.5 20,017.6 20,029.5 19,311.5 19,972.9 19,993.1 20,013.3 20.2

Health care(3)

15,558.8 15,938.9 15,955.6 15,974.6 15,544.2 15,959.4 15,966.7 15,954.5 -12.2

Ambulatory health care services

7,298.5 7,771.8 7,800.9 7,809.3 7,292.6 7,778.0 7,796.9 7,799.8 2.9

Offices of physicians

2,559.8 2,686.8 2,692.0 2,697.4 2,561.2 2,692.8 2,694.8 2,698.9 4.1

Offices of dentists

888.5 1,004.3 1,009.8 1,015.0 886.3 1,004.0 1,008.0 1,009.9 1.9

Offices of other health practitioners

879.2 969.1 978.8 979.6 877.0 970.6 977.1 977.1 0.0

Outpatient care centers

946.7 1,001.5 1,002.7 1,004.4 947.6 1,000.7 1,002.5 1,004.3 1.8

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

267.6 296.4 295.5 293.8 267.2 295.7 295.3 293.5 -1.8

Home health care services

1,456.2 1,497.9 1,505.6 1,502.8 1,453.5 1,498.5 1,503.4 1,500.1 -3.3

Other ambulatory health care services

300.5 315.8 316.5 316.3 299.8 315.7 315.8 316.0 0.2

Hospitals

5,077.3 5,139.9 5,130.3 5,139.4 5,075.5 5,142.4 5,140.9 5,135.4 -5.5

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,183.0 3,027.2 3,024.4 3,025.9 3,176.1 3,039.0 3,028.9 3,019.3 -9.6

Nursing care facilities

1,489.0 1,375.9 1,375.7 1,376.9 1,487.3 1,382.2 1,378.8 1,375.2 -3.6

Residential mental health facilities

609.1 604.7 603.4 602.9 606.6 606.5 603.9 600.4 -3.5

Community care facilities for the elderly

926.8 897.1 895.7 896.2 925.3 900.4 895.9 894.9 -1.0

Other residential care facilities

158.1 149.5 149.6 149.9 156.8 149.9 150.3 148.8 -1.5

Social assistance

3,761.6 4,040.6 4,062.0 4,054.9 3,767.3 4,013.5 4,026.4 4,058.8 32.4

Individual and family services

2,534.9 2,662.3 2,663.2 2,668.9 2,527.1 2,654.9 2,652.4 2,660.3 7.9

Emergency and other relief services

180.8 183.8 186.0 184.0 180.3 184.4 186.2 183.9 -2.3

Vocational rehabilitation services

272.4 281.2 282.5 286.7 270.1 280.5 281.2 283.1 1.9

Child day care services

773.5 913.3 930.3 915.3 789.8 893.7 906.6 931.5 24.9

Leisure and hospitality

12,637 14,020 14,611 15,329 12,158 14,085 14,391 14,734 343

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,700.3 1,849.4 2,024.6 2,284.0 1,517.2 1,897.6 1,969.2 2,042.8 73.6

Performing arts and spectator sports

299.7 369.7 396.7 427.0 281.2 361.7 375.4 400.8 25.4

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

135.2 131.5 137.8 149.7 124.1 134.3 134.1 137.5 3.4

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,265.4 1,348.2 1,490.1 1,707.3 1,111.9 1,401.6 1,459.7 1,504.5 44.8

Accommodation and food services

10,936.4 12,170.6 12,586.8 13,044.7 10,640.5 12,187.1 12,421.5 12,690.9 269.4

Accommodation

1,404.9 1,503.8 1,578.3 1,746.0 1,329.6 1,544.9 1,577.9 1,653.0 75.1

Food services and drinking places

9,531.5 10,666.8 11,008.5 11,298.7 9,310.9 10,642.2 10,843.6 11,037.9 194.3

Other services

5,217 5,567 5,604 5,710 5,153 5,576 5,584 5,640 56

Repair and maintenance

1,262.8 1,339.0 1,340.5 1,355.4 1,254.7 1,338.8 1,336.4 1,345.3 8.9

Personal and laundry services

1,135.8 1,354.4 1,373.4 1,404.6 1,123.8 1,351.9 1,360.2 1,389.4 29.2

Membership associations and organizations

2,818.4 2,873.2 2,890.0 2,950.0 2,774.8 2,885.1 2,887.5 2,905.7 18.2

Government

21,234 21,990 21,958 21,717 21,353 21,585 21,652 21,840 188

Federal

2,889 2,882 2,882 2,887 2,876 2,891 2,881 2,876 -5

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,285.1 2,268.7 2,282.1 2,289.1 2,271.5 2,276.1 2,280.4 2,278.5 -1.9

U.S. Postal Service

603.4 613.2 599.9 597.8 604.1 614.9 600.2 597.0 -3.2

State government

4,777 5,145 5,019 4,823 5,043 4,977 5,024 5,093 69

State government education

2,075.0 2,470.1 2,350.6 2,146.7 2,355.8 2,301.6 2,353.6 2,428.1 74.5

State government, excluding education

2,701.9 2,675.1 2,668.5 2,676.3 2,686.8 2,675.5 2,670.5 2,664.7 -5.8

Local government

13,568 13,963 14,057 14,007 13,434 13,717 13,747 13,871 124

Local government education

7,283.7 7,733.6 7,768.6 7,559.9 7,335.7 7,411.2 7,460.7 7,615.9 155.2

Local government, excluding education

6,284.3 6,229.4 6,288.4 6,446.6 6,097.9 6,305.3 6,286.5 6,255.0 -31.5

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 2020 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 02, 2021