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
2017
Apr.
2018
May
2018(p)
June
2018(p)
June
2017
Apr.
2018
May
2018(p)
June
2018(p)
Change from:
May2018 - June2018(p)

Total nonfarm

147,578 148,372 149,334 149,980 146,538 148,455 148,699 148,912 213

Total private

125,340 125,658 126,674 127,732 124,214 126,130 126,369 126,571 202

Goods-producing

20,349 20,400 20,663 20,976 20,048 20,568 20,619 20,672 53

Mining and logging

684 721 730 742 680 730 733 737 4

Logging

50.4 47.6 48.5 48.4 49.7 50.0 49.5 48.0 -1.5

Mining

633.9 673.2 681.8 693.6 630.2 680.1 683.7 688.6 4.9

Oil and gas extraction

146.3 149.1 150.6 152.3 145.4 150.6 151.2 151.0 -0.2

Mining, except oil and gas

188.3 185.5 189.6 193.1 184.7 186.8 188.2 189.0 0.8

Coal mining

51.9 52.8 52.8 53.2 52.0 52.9 53.1 53.2 0.1

Metal ore mining

39.0 38.5 38.7 39.3 38.7 38.8 38.9 38.8 -0.1

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

97.4 94.2 98.1 100.6 94.1 95.1 96.2 97.0 0.8

Support activities for mining

299.3 338.6 341.6 348.2 300.1 342.7 344.3 348.6 4.3

Construction

7,157 7,081 7,279 7,439 6,940 7,180 7,209 7,222 13

Construction of buildings

1,568.7 1,577.2 1,600.2 1,636.5 1,535.3 1,597.9 1,598.4 1,602.1 3.7

Residential building

762.6 776.6 792.5 812.9 747.5 787.1 792.6 796.5 3.9

Nonresidential building

806.1 800.6 807.7 823.6 787.8 810.8 805.8 805.6 -0.2

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,046.3 988.9 1,040.7 1,073.8 993.0 1,005.2 1,010.6 1,016.7 6.1

Specialty trade contractors

4,541.6 4,514.7 4,638.5 4,728.3 4,411.8 4,577.3 4,599.8 4,603.0 3.2

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,003.5 1,986.1 2,044.6 2,086.8 1,936.0 2,013.2 2,020.3 2,020.8 0.5

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,538.1 2,528.6 2,593.9 2,641.5 2,475.8 2,564.1 2,579.5 2,582.2 2.7

Manufacturing

12,508 12,598 12,654 12,795 12,428 12,658 12,677 12,713 36

Durable goods

7,782 7,886 7,914 8,003 7,731 7,905 7,918 7,950 32

Wood products

399.8 402.4 406.2 411.6 395.9 404.5 405.7 407.0 1.3

Nonmetallic mineral products

417.8 419.6 423.3 427.3 409.6 420.5 419.0 419.2 0.2

Primary metals

373.8 379.9 379.6 383.1 373.4 380.7 380.6 383.5 2.9

Fabricated metal products

1,435.0 1,476.1 1,481.3 1,496.9 1,426.9 1,478.3 1,481.8 1,488.9 7.1

Machinery

1,085.2 1,112.5 1,120.1 1,133.8 1,079.0 1,115.4 1,121.6 1,126.0 4.4

Computer and electronic products

1,045.0 1,058.5 1,062.3 1,075.8 1,039.7 1,062.3 1,064.8 1,069.9 5.1

Computer and peripheral equipment

158.6 169.0 169.0 170.6 158.0 169.5 169.5 169.9 0.4

Communications equipment

87.7 85.3 85.8 86.8 87.0 85.5 85.9 86.1 0.2

Semiconductors and electronic components

363.3 367.7 368.1 372.8 361.3 368.8 369.2 370.9 1.7

Electronic instruments

400.7 404.9 407.0 413.1 399.0 406.6 407.8 410.9 3.1

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

34.7 31.6 32.4 32.5 34.5 31.9 32.4 32.2 -0.2

Electrical equipment and appliances

389.5 400.0 401.9 406.0 386.9 401.5 403.2 403.2 0.0

Transportation equipment(1)

1,642.3 1,652.2 1,649.4 1,673.5 1,632.6 1,654.2 1,652.0 1,664.5 12.5

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

961.3 962.6 953.6 970.3 956.0 962.0 954.0 966.0 12.0

Furniture and related products

397.6 389.3 391.3 393.2 395.0 390.7 391.4 390.6 -0.8

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

595.7 595.4 598.1 601.5 591.6 597.0 597.8 597.0 -0.8

Nondurable goods

4,726 4,712 4,740 4,792 4,697 4,753 4,759 4,763 4

Food manufacturing

1,609.5 1,605.3 1,613.2 1,648.5 1,599.9 1,631.9 1,634.5 1,638.9 4.4

Textile mills

111.9 111.2 111.7 111.7 111.8 111.5 111.6 111.7 0.1

Textile product mills

115.5 110.6 110.8 111.4 114.5 111.1 110.8 110.5 -0.3

Apparel

120.1 117.6 116.6 114.7 120.1 117.8 116.4 114.6 -1.8

Paper and paper products

368.8 373.8 375.4 376.7 366.6 373.8 374.2 374.3 0.1

Printing and related support activities

443.0 433.0 434.1 435.0 441.3 434.1 434.1 433.4 -0.7

Petroleum and coal products

117.5 113.8 117.3 119.3 115.3 115.6 116.4 116.7 0.3

Chemicals

826.4 825.4 827.4 834.6 822.1 827.5 828.6 830.5 1.9

Plastics and rubber products

715.8 725.5 728.3 729.9 713.1 726.3 727.1 727.8 0.7

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

297.8 295.9 305.5 310.0 292.1 303.0 305.7 304.4 -1.3

Private service-providing

104,991 105,258 106,011 106,756 104,166 105,562 105,750 105,899 149

Trade, transportation, and utilities

27,498 27,496 27,690 27,804 27,462 27,727 27,774 27,770 -4

Wholesale trade

5,934.8 5,936.5 5,964.7 5,996.2 5,898.0 5,952.2 5,957.9 5,960.8 2.9

Durable goods

2,979.8 3,000.7 3,011.2 3,030.7 2,961.5 3,008.1 3,009.9 3,012.7 2.8

Nondurable goods

2,059.7 2,042.8 2,055.7 2,058.2 2,044.0 2,047.1 2,049.0 2,044.3 -4.7

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

895.3 893.0 897.8 907.3 892.5 897.0 899.0 903.8 4.8

Retail trade

15,860.1 15,772.0 15,890.9 15,942.6 15,848.6 15,928.0 15,953.1 15,931.5 -21.6

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,019.5 2,023.8 2,034.2 2,044.5 2,004.6 2,026.1 2,027.4 2,030.5 3.1

Automobile dealers

1,297.5 1,302.7 1,306.0 1,311.5 1,293.8 1,306.3 1,306.1 1,308.4 2.3

Other motor vehicle dealers

166.8 157.2 161.7 165.5 156.7 156.2 155.8 155.7 -0.1

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

555.2 563.9 566.5 567.5 554.1 563.6 565.5 566.4 0.9

Furniture and home furnishings stores

468.6 476.9 477.4 477.8 474.3 483.2 483.6 484.1 0.5

Electronics and appliance stores

494.3 493.3 492.2 487.1 505.7 498.8 500.0 496.3 -3.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,331.1 1,360.0 1,387.3 1,378.2 1,268.5 1,311.9 1,314.6 1,315.1 0.5

Food and beverage stores

3,116.7 3,070.0 3,094.2 3,118.8 3,085.1 3,097.2 3,098.5 3,089.9 -8.6

Health and personal care stores

1,060.6 1,050.4 1,052.1 1,050.8 1,063.7 1,057.1 1,057.0 1,055.5 -1.5

Gasoline stations

942.9 929.9 940.3 950.2 931.1 937.4 937.6 938.7 1.1

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,357.9 1,318.2 1,335.7 1,362.8 1,382.0 1,367.8 1,375.3 1,382.2 6.9

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

583.0 574.4 578.9 578.1 604.0 597.0 598.8 598.0 -0.8

General merchandise stores

3,081.7 3,073.4 3,081.0 3,066.1 3,128.0 3,127.8 3,138.3 3,116.8 -21.5

Department stores

1,139.5 1,131.6 1,135.1 1,135.9 1,175.1 1,168.6 1,175.3 1,171.3 -4.0

General merchandise stores, including warehouse clubs and supercenters

1,942.2 1,941.8 1,945.9 1,930.2 1,952.9 1,959.2 1,963.0 1,945.5 -17.5

Miscellaneous store retailers

838.1 815.9 832.9 838.0 829.6 829.0 828.1 828.8 0.7

Nonstore retailers

565.7 585.8 584.7 590.2 572.0 594.7 593.9 595.6 1.7

Transportation and warehousing

5,145.7 5,232.9 5,280.7 5,308.4 5,160.2 5,291.4 5,309.0 5,324.4 15.4

Air transportation

495.7 501.8 503.8 508.0 491.1 502.5 502.1 503.6 1.5

Rail transportation

216.5 212.5 214.0 214.0 215.4 212.4 213.6 212.8 -0.8

Water transportation

67.4 64.2 66.0 68.3 65.0 65.0 65.6 65.9 0.3

Truck transportation

1,466.5 1,458.4 1,473.6 1,492.0 1,452.4 1,471.3 1,474.9 1,477.4 2.5

Transit and ground passenger transportation

486.1 508.8 510.6 491.4 493.8 494.9 493.3 497.6 4.3

Pipeline transportation

48.2 46.8 46.9 47.4 48.1 47.0 47.0 47.3 0.3

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

45.3 31.3 39.0 44.0 36.0 35.5 35.7 35.1 -0.6

Support activities for transportation

689.7 706.1 707.2 713.7 688.4 707.2 709.6 712.6 3.0

Couriers and messengers

650.3 691.3 698.0 707.9 679.8 731.6 735.5 739.6 4.1

Warehousing and storage

980.0 1,011.7 1,021.6 1,021.7 990.2 1,024.0 1,031.7 1,032.5 0.8

Utilities

557.5 554.2 553.2 556.4 554.7 555.4 554.0 553.7 -0.3

Information

2,809 2,763 2,765 2,781 2,796 2,768 2,768 2,768 0

Publishing industries, except Internet

722.3 709.2 709.7 714.9 723.0 713.0 714.3 715.5 1.2

Motion picture and sound recording industries

432.1 419.1 422.1 426.2 423.0 415.1 416.2 416.1 -0.1

Broadcasting, except Internet

264.5 263.2 261.6 263.1 264.6 263.2 262.7 263.1 0.4

Telecommunications

786.4 758.7 757.5 755.1 785.7 761.4 758.9 755.7 -3.2

Data processing, hosting and related services

319.0 326.5 328.3 331.1 317.3 327.4 328.1 329.2 1.1

Other information services

285.0 286.2 285.7 291.0 282.2 287.6 287.7 288.3 0.6

Financial activities

8,510 8,505 8,552 8,637 8,449 8,551 8,568 8,576 8

Finance and insurance

6,284.7 6,293.9 6,313.4 6,352.4 6,265.3 6,316.3 6,327.4 6,332.2 4.8

Monetary authorities - central bank

19.1 18.9 19.0 19.3 19.0 19.0 19.1 19.2 0.1

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,660.5 2,653.0 2,664.1 2,679.8 2,650.6 2,662.1 2,668.3 2,669.2 0.9

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,721.8 1,715.2 1,721.8 1,730.3 1,715.4 1,719.0 1,721.3 1,723.2 1.9

Commercial banking

1,329.3 1,321.3 1,325.3 1,330.4 1,326.1 1,323.2 1,325.2 1,326.9 1.7

Nondepository credit intermediation

625.8 624.0 628.5 632.3 624.8 628.4 632.5 631.2 -1.3

Activities related to credit intermediation

312.9 313.8 313.8 317.2 310.4 314.7 314.4 314.8 0.4

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

945.8 958.9 958.9 969.7 941.6 963.6 964.2 965.7 1.5

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,659.3 2,663.1 2,671.4 2,683.6 2,654.1 2,671.6 2,675.8 2,678.1 2.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,225.1 2,210.9 2,238.4 2,284.9 2,184.1 2,235.0 2,240.3 2,244.1 3.8

Real estate

1,614.6 1,609.2 1,621.4 1,648.1 1,595.8 1,621.7 1,625.6 1,629.2 3.6

Rental and leasing services

585.9 577.5 592.2 610.9 564.0 588.7 589.8 589.5 -0.3

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

24.6 24.2 24.8 25.9 24.3 24.6 24.9 25.4 0.5

Professional and business services

20,600 20,822 20,933 21,134 20,448 20,876 20,919 20,969 50

Professional and technical services

8,982.3 9,217.9 9,148.4 9,221.1 8,999.2 9,168.1 9,201.2 9,226.3 25.1

Legal services

1,148.8 1,131.4 1,133.6 1,151.7 1,139.5 1,136.3 1,136.6 1,141.4 4.8

Accounting and bookkeeping services

935.5 1,080.8 961.6 953.5 993.7 993.8 1,005.8 1,006.5 0.7

Architectural and engineering services

1,453.1 1,455.5 1,470.4 1,497.5 1,434.6 1,467.2 1,471.6 1,478.4 6.8

Specialized design services

138.5 137.6 138.9 139.4 137.9 137.7 138.4 138.6 0.2

Computer systems design and related services

2,034.1 2,085.4 2,098.0 2,105.4 2,038.9 2,092.5 2,099.5 2,105.5 6.0

Management and technical consulting services

1,402.8 1,431.0 1,440.0 1,450.9 1,399.0 1,439.3 1,442.8 1,447.6 4.8

Scientific research and development services

664.4 669.6 674.3 684.6 657.4 672.7 674.2 677.1 2.9

Advertising and related services

494.7 496.5 497.8 496.8 492.3 496.5 497.1 494.3 -2.8

Other professional and technical services

710.4 730.1 733.8 741.3 705.9 732.1 735.2 737.0 1.8

Management of companies and enterprises

2,308.9 2,306.5 2,321.1 2,344.9 2,295.4 2,318.9 2,325.2 2,330.6 5.4

Administrative and waste services

9,308.8 9,297.6 9,463.6 9,567.7 9,153.4 9,388.5 9,392.8 9,412.2 19.4

Administrative and support services

8,891.0 8,874.7 9,032.9 9,132.0 8,742.2 8,962.3 8,964.3 8,983.5 19.2

Office administrative services

511.4 519.8 521.6 526.9 509.5 521.3 522.1 525.0 2.9

Facilities support services

152.7 155.0 155.8 154.8 152.1 154.9 155.5 154.3 -1.2

Employment services(1)

3,627.9 3,645.9 3,707.3 3,743.1 3,602.1 3,719.0 3,712.8 3,719.3 6.5

Temporary help services

2,961.0 2,967.6 3,020.3 3,054.1 2,943.3 3,033.4 3,028.7 3,038.0 9.3

Business support services

887.8 900.9 898.6 897.9 900.6 908.9 910.8 911.3 0.5

Travel arrangement and reservation services

221.1 218.1 218.7 220.0 217.1 217.3 216.8 216.3 -0.5

Investigation and security services

916.0 932.1 938.5 939.2 916.9 935.9 939.2 939.9 0.7

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,247.1 2,165.2 2,253.5 2,305.4 2,122.3 2,167.6 2,170.1 2,178.2 8.1

Other support services

327.0 337.7 338.9 344.7 321.5 337.3 337.1 339.4 2.3

Waste management and remediation services

417.8 422.9 430.7 435.7 411.2 426.2 428.5 428.7 0.2

Education and health services

22,966 23,697 23,633 23,417 23,178 23,529 23,569 23,623 54

Educational services

3,433.7 3,881.7 3,755.5 3,501.8 3,662.6 3,703.9 3,709.2 3,728.1 18.9

Health care and social assistance

19,532.0 19,815.5 19,877.7 19,914.8 19,515.1 19,825.1 19,860.0 19,894.7 34.7

Health care(3)

15,728.7 15,932.4 15,976.9 16,038.3 15,714.0 15,967.1 15,998.1 16,023.3 25.2

Ambulatory health care services

7,290.3 7,441.7 7,476.4 7,494.9 7,287.1 7,455.2 7,477.6 7,491.1 13.5

Offices of physicians

2,584.2 2,626.1 2,632.7 2,639.1 2,586.1 2,632.4 2,637.5 2,640.7 3.2

Offices of dentists

935.4 938.3 941.8 949.3 932.1 941.2 942.6 945.8 3.2

Offices of other health practitioners

890.3 921.4 926.6 931.1 888.0 922.0 924.4 928.3 3.9

Outpatient care centers

893.9 924.9 929.1 929.3 893.7 925.5 928.9 929.8 0.9

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

268.6 276.9 277.9 281.5 269.1 277.2 279.1 281.2 2.1

Home health care services

1,412.4 1,445.7 1,458.2 1,455.6 1,411.6 1,447.9 1,454.8 1,455.0 0.2

Other ambulatory health care services

305.5 308.4 310.1 309.0 306.6 309.1 310.4 310.3 -0.1

Hospitals

5,078.5 5,150.6 5,148.4 5,174.3 5,080.5 5,160.9 5,165.2 5,175.8 10.6

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,359.9 3,340.1 3,352.1 3,369.1 3,346.4 3,351.0 3,355.3 3,356.4 1.1

Nursing care facilities

1,634.0 1,606.7 1,610.5 1,617.2 1,627.8 1,612.4 1,613.1 1,611.6 -1.5

Residential mental health facilities

630.6 631.5 632.8 636.8 628.7 632.4 633.2 635.3 2.1

Community care facilities for the elderly

923.5 930.1 935.9 942.8 920.6 934.1 935.9 939.5 3.6

Other residential care facilities

171.8 171.8 172.9 172.3 169.2 172.1 173.2 169.9 -3.3

Social assistance

3,803.3 3,883.1 3,900.8 3,876.5 3,801.1 3,858.0 3,861.9 3,871.4 9.5

Individual and family services

2,358.5 2,415.0 2,423.8 2,428.5 2,346.7 2,407.9 2,409.1 2,415.9 6.8

Emergency and other relief services

168.5 170.7 171.8 174.5 167.7 170.3 172.2 173.5 1.3

Vocational rehabilitation services

349.8 343.9 346.2 349.0 344.8 345.4 345.8 344.2 -1.6

Child day care services

926.5 953.5 959.0 924.5 941.8 934.3 934.8 937.8 3.0

Leisure and hospitality

16,759 16,134 16,552 17,027 16,054 16,262 16,290 16,315 25

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,643.3 2,277.8 2,426.2 2,662.6 2,335.9 2,343.8 2,346.4 2,350.9 4.5

Performing arts and spectator sports

532.7 512.1 533.0 535.1 498.7 496.9 501.3 500.0 -1.3

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

185.7 169.1 176.3 190.3 168.1 172.5 170.2 172.5 2.3

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,924.9 1,596.6 1,716.9 1,937.2 1,669.1 1,674.4 1,674.9 1,678.4 3.5

Accommodation and food services

14,115.6 13,856.2 14,125.6 14,364.6 13,718.1 13,918.1 13,943.7 13,963.7 20.0

Accommodation

2,111.5 1,978.3 2,030.1 2,136.6 2,007.7 2,024.4 2,028.4 2,032.0 3.6

Food services and drinking places

12,004.1 11,877.9 12,095.5 12,228.0 11,710.4 11,893.7 11,915.3 11,931.7 16.4

Other services

5,849 5,841 5,886 5,956 5,779 5,849 5,862 5,878 16

Repair and maintenance

1,319.3 1,321.4 1,329.1 1,331.3 1,306.4 1,316.8 1,319.3 1,318.5 -0.8

Personal and laundry services

1,498.4 1,519.7 1,536.0 1,551.1 1,481.8 1,518.3 1,524.0 1,532.8 8.8

Membership associations and organizations

3,031.7 3,000.1 3,021.0 3,073.9 2,990.7 3,013.7 3,018.9 3,027.0 8.1

Government

22,238 22,714 22,660 22,248 22,324 22,325 22,330 22,341 11

Federal

2,822.0 2,787.0 2,789.0 2,804.0 2,805.0 2,792.0 2,791.0 2,789.0 -2.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,206.3 2,178.6 2,184.6 2,200.4 2,189.6 2,185.6 2,185.2 2,183.6 -1.6

U.S. Postal Service

615.8 608.4 603.9 603.8 615.2 606.1 605.5 605.0 -0.5

State government

4,906.0 5,278.0 5,117.0 4,847.0 5,149.0 5,106.0 5,100.0 5,100.0 0.0

State government education

2,208.7 2,615.8 2,450.8 2,156.9 2,472.0 2,441.8 2,434.9 2,430.3 -4.6

State government, excluding education

2,696.8 2,662.0 2,666.6 2,690.3 2,676.9 2,663.9 2,665.0 2,669.2 4.2

Local government

14,510.0 14,649.0 14,754.0 14,597.0 14,370.0 14,427.0 14,439.0 14,452.0 13.0

Local government education

7,862.3 8,251.5 8,269.0 7,903.1 7,916.6 7,943.9 7,948.6 7,956.2 7.6

Local government, excluding education

6,647.9 6,397.5 6,485.1 6,693.5 6,452.9 6,482.8 6,490.0 6,495.9 5.9

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 2017 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 06, 2018