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
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017(p)
June
2017(p)
June
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017(p)
June
2017(p)
Change from:
May2017 - June2017(p)

Total nonfarm

145,182 145,948 146,789 147,388 144,166 146,030 146,182 146,404 222

Total private

123,076 123,237 124,142 125,152 121,951 123,705 123,864 124,051 187

Goods-producing

20,002 19,792 20,015 20,300 19,705 19,969 19,982 20,007 25

Mining and logging

669 691 702 717 668 701 707 715 8

Logging

52.1 48.2 49.3 51.1 51.6 51.0 50.9 50.6 -0.3

Mining

616.9 642.4 652.2 666.1 616.6 650.1 656.3 664.2 7.9

Oil and gas extraction

179.4 176.9 177.8 180.4 178.6 178.9 178.8 179.4 0.6

Mining, except oil and gas

182.8 185.4 186.1 188.4 178.7 185.4 184.1 184.5 0.4

Coal mining

49.1 50.5 50.4 50.8 49.0 50.6 50.8 50.8 0.0

Metal ore mining

39.4 38.9 38.2 39.1 38.9 39.2 38.4 38.8 0.4

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

94.3 96.0 97.5 98.5 90.7 95.7 94.9 95.0 0.1

Support activities for mining

254.7 280.1 288.3 297.3 259.3 285.8 293.4 300.3 6.9

Construction

6,899 6,765 6,937 7,103 6,690 6,871 6,880 6,896 16

Construction of buildings

1,519.9 1,497.0 1,524.5 1,553.7 1,484.0 1,522.3 1,523.7 1,519.0 -4.7

Residential building

748.0 749.6 761.8 777.5 728.8 762.8 761.8 760.3 -1.5

Nonresidential building

771.9 747.4 762.7 776.2 755.2 759.5 761.9 758.7 -3.2

Heavy and civil engineering construction

990.3 951.2 998.4 1,025.7 942.7 966.3 973.0 975.5 2.5

Specialty trade contractors

4,388.5 4,316.3 4,413.7 4,523.9 4,263.1 4,382.5 4,383.0 4,401.5 18.5

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,916.7 1,893.9 1,947.5 1,998.1 1,850.8 1,922.7 1,927.4 1,934.9 7.5

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,471.8 2,422.4 2,466.2 2,525.8 2,412.3 2,459.8 2,455.6 2,466.6 11.0

Manufacturing

12,434 12,336 12,376 12,480 12,347 12,397 12,395 12,396 1

Durable goods

7,765 7,708 7,734 7,796 7,714 7,732 7,738 7,747 9

Wood products

397.5 393.3 394.5 395.5 392.7 395.5 393.4 391.2 -2.2

Nonmetallic mineral products

415.8 413.3 418.8 422.8 406.4 416.3 413.8 413.8 0.0

Primary metals

377.8 379.9 382.3 385.6 378.1 381.1 383.5 385.8 2.3

Fabricated metal products

1,431.4 1,427.1 1,435.9 1,445.5 1,423.8 1,429.2 1,435.5 1,438.5 3.0

Machinery

1,082.8 1,081.6 1,085.5 1,098.6 1,077.1 1,084.6 1,088.6 1,092.1 3.5

Computer and electronic products

1,056.1 1,033.4 1,035.4 1,043.0 1,050.4 1,037.5 1,036.3 1,037.3 1.0

Computer and peripheral equipment

165.8 160.5 161.8 163.2 164.6 161.5 161.9 162.1 0.2

Communications equipment

86.3 84.6 84.3 85.8 85.8 84.7 84.5 85.2 0.7

Semiconductors and electronic components

370.9 359.1 359.6 363.1 368.9 360.5 360.3 361.0 0.7

Electronic instruments

397.7 395.8 396.5 396.5 395.7 397.0 396.3 394.7 -1.6

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

35.4 33.4 33.2 34.4 35.4 33.8 33.3 34.3 1.0

Electrical equipment and appliances

386.1 385.3 384.7 391.2 383.7 386.7 386.0 388.8 2.8

Transportation equipment(1)

1,632.4 1,611.7 1,613.5 1,621.4 1,622.2 1,615.0 1,615.0 1,612.3 -2.7

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

945.7 942.0 939.2 944.1 939.7 942.6 940.6 939.3 -1.3

Furniture and related products

391.0 391.8 392.6 397.3 389.4 393.5 393.9 395.7 1.8

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

594.1 590.3 590.5 594.9 590.3 593.0 591.6 591.4 -0.2

Nondurable goods

4,669 4,628 4,642 4,684 4,633 4,665 4,657 4,649 -8

Food manufacturing

1,571.8 1,568.3 1,571.6 1,598.6 1,557.7 1,592.7 1,589.3 1,586.0 -3.3

Textile mills

114.7 109.8 110.3 110.0 113.8 110.0 109.8 109.2 -0.6

Textile product mills

116.5 111.7 111.4 111.6 115.3 112.0 111.5 110.6 -0.9

Apparel

131.2 122.3 120.5 120.0 131.3 122.8 121.6 120.6 -1.0

Paper and paper products

374.0 369.8 369.6 369.2 371.2 370.5 368.9 366.1 -2.8

Printing and related support activities

449.2 438.1 437.3 439.5 447.1 438.7 437.2 437.5 0.3

Petroleum and coal products

113.8 110.3 112.4 114.6 111.6 111.9 111.5 112.2 0.7

Chemicals

815.0 816.0 817.1 822.5 811.0 817.5 817.7 818.1 0.4

Plastics and rubber products

704.1 701.0 701.7 703.1 700.6 701.1 698.8 699.1 0.3

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

278.7 280.2 289.6 295.2 273.6 287.4 291.1 290.0 -1.1

Private service-providing

103,074 103,445 104,127 104,852 102,246 103,736 103,882 104,044 162

Trade, transportation, and utilities

27,261 27,114 27,260 27,421 27,209 27,362 27,367 27,389 22

Wholesale trade

5,894.8 5,896.5 5,918.4 5,959.1 5,857.7 5,909.9 5,911.5 5,921.5 10.0

Durable goods

2,944.2 2,941.0 2,949.0 2,967.9 2,927.1 2,947.5 2,946.9 2,950.0 3.1

Nondurable goods

2,054.2 2,055.5 2,065.1 2,080.6 2,036.7 2,060.4 2,060.6 2,063.4 2.8

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

896.4 900.0 904.3 910.6 893.9 902.0 904.0 908.1 4.1

Retail trade

15,840.9 15,668.7 15,748.4 15,848.3 15,824.8 15,844.1 15,836.9 15,845.0 8.1

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

1,992.8 2,009.3 2,018.0 2,027.4 1,976.5 2,010.4 2,010.8 2,011.9 1.1

Automobile dealers

1,284.0 1,299.1 1,304.2 1,307.0 1,279.3 1,301.8 1,303.3 1,302.7 -0.6

Other motor vehicle dealers

158.0 155.9 161.7 166.3 149.2 155.4 156.2 157.0 0.8

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

550.8 554.3 552.1 554.1 547.9 553.3 551.3 552.2 0.9

Furniture and home furnishings stores

470.4 478.0 477.3 477.2 475.8 484.7 483.5 483.0 -0.5

Electronics and appliance stores

513.6 503.3 497.7 494.8 527.4 512.4 509.9 506.7 -3.2

Building material and garden supply stores

1,338.7 1,329.9 1,353.7 1,348.0 1,272.2 1,281.2 1,281.3 1,282.6 1.3

Food and beverage stores

3,124.9 3,057.3 3,077.5 3,120.7 3,091.2 3,088.7 3,086.5 3,089.8 3.3

Health and personal care stores

1,050.5 1,049.7 1,053.6 1,050.4 1,051.5 1,057.3 1,058.5 1,054.3 -4.2

Gasoline stations

933.0 929.8 942.0 950.5 922.8 937.4 939.4 940.5 1.1

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,319.4 1,298.6 1,299.9 1,305.2 1,347.9 1,347.3 1,343.0 1,334.6 -8.4

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

601.4 581.8 582.2 588.2 622.2 603.7 603.8 607.3 3.5

General merchandise stores

3,127.0 3,063.4 3,057.5 3,088.1 3,166.5 3,126.6 3,124.0 3,136.2 12.2

Department stores

1,272.8 1,239.1 1,233.4 1,247.0 1,306.0 1,279.1 1,279.1 1,282.7 3.6

Other general merchandise stores

1,854.2 1,824.3 1,824.1 1,841.1 1,860.5 1,847.5 1,844.8 1,853.5 8.7

Miscellaneous store retailers

841.5 819.0 836.1 842.2 834.7 834.7 833.1 834.6 1.5

Nonstore retailers

527.7 548.6 552.9 555.6 536.1 559.7 563.1 563.5 0.4

Transportation and warehousing

4,966.6 4,995.5 5,040.8 5,056.4 4,970.6 5,053.8 5,065.4 5,067.8 2.4

Air transportation

481.4 483.5 487.5 490.2 477.4 484.2 485.4 485.9 0.5

Rail transportation

214.1 209.4 208.4 208.4 213.1 209.6 208.5 207.7 -0.8

Water transportation

68.9 64.1 66.0 67.2 66.5 64.7 65.4 64.7 -0.7

Truck transportation

1,462.8 1,461.4 1,471.5 1,487.0 1,445.3 1,473.7 1,473.0 1,471.6 -1.4

Transit and ground passenger transportation

470.0 480.9 490.5 467.5 478.7 468.1 472.5 474.6 2.1

Pipeline transportation

49.5 47.9 47.2 47.3 49.3 48.0 47.2 47.2 0.0

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

43.0 31.4 40.3 46.3 34.7 36.3 37.0 37.1 0.1

Support activities for transportation

659.5 663.8 663.5 666.1 657.3 664.1 664.8 664.0 -0.8

Couriers and messengers

613.0 616.3 626.3 638.8 635.3 657.9 662.3 666.5 4.2

Warehousing and storage

904.4 936.8 939.6 937.6 913.0 947.2 949.3 948.5 -0.8

Utilities

558.5 552.9 552.5 557.6 555.4 554.6 552.9 554.7 1.8

Information

2,796 2,723 2,720 2,732 2,780 2,729 2,723 2,719 -4

Publishing industries, except Internet

729.3 721.3 719.4 720.9 729.2 724.5 723.3 721.1 -2.2

Motion picture and sound recording industries

433.8 411.1 410.2 410.2 422.7 408.1 405.1 401.9 -3.2

Broadcasting, except Internet

269.4 261.9 259.4 259.2 268.9 261.7 260.4 259.4 -1.0

Telecommunications

800.1 760.8 759.3 760.9 799.2 763.1 760.7 760.0 -0.7

Data processing, hosting and related services

301.3 300.0 302.7 304.6 300.4 300.9 302.3 303.2 0.9

Other information services

261.6 268.2 269.2 276.2 259.3 270.3 271.3 273.6 2.3

Financial activities

8,337 8,376 8,415 8,507 8,280 8,419 8,432 8,449 17

Finance and insurance

6,154.1 6,212.1 6,225.4 6,265.8 6,137.3 6,232.3 6,241.2 6,248.3 7.1

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.6 18.7 18.7 18.9 18.6 18.8 18.8 18.8 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,616.7 2,644.2 2,650.1 2,667.6 2,608.0 2,650.7 2,655.2 2,659.0 3.8

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,704.2 1,712.3 1,717.3 1,723.6 1,698.9 1,714.9 1,717.2 1,718.1 0.9

Commercial banking

1,310.1 1,314.0 1,317.0 1,320.6 1,308.4 1,315.9 1,317.5 1,318.1 0.6

Nondepository credit intermediation

608.5 621.3 621.4 628.8 607.0 624.5 625.8 628.1 2.3

Activities related to credit intermediation

304.0 310.6 311.4 315.2 302.1 311.3 312.2 312.8 0.6

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

930.2 934.1 936.0 950.4 928.6 940.5 942.2 947.6 5.4

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,588.6 2,615.1 2,620.6 2,628.9 2,582.1 2,622.3 2,625.0 2,622.9 -2.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,182.6 2,163.7 2,190.0 2,241.6 2,142.8 2,186.6 2,191.0 2,200.5 9.5

Real estate

1,572.8 1,587.7 1,596.4 1,625.0 1,554.7 1,599.7 1,599.9 1,607.0 7.1

Rental and leasing services

586.1 553.0 570.4 593.0 564.6 563.5 567.8 570.1 2.3

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

23.7 23.0 23.2 23.6 23.5 23.4 23.3 23.4 0.1

Professional and business services

20,235 20,561 20,680 20,856 20,081 20,614 20,670 20,705 35

Professional and technical services

8,844.2 9,167.9 9,070.2 9,131.9 8,858.2 9,109.2 9,126.5 9,145.3 18.8

Legal services

1,129.0 1,121.4 1,125.9 1,140.1 1,120.8 1,125.9 1,128.8 1,130.8 2.0

Accounting and bookkeeping services

924.6 1,096.6 953.1 942.4 981.7 1,001.8 1,001.3 1,001.0 -0.3

Architectural and engineering services

1,423.4 1,440.8 1,453.0 1,476.7 1,406.0 1,451.5 1,453.5 1,458.9 5.4

Specialized design services

141.1 142.4 142.3 142.8 140.2 142.8 142.0 142.0 0.0

Computer systems design and related services

1,987.8 2,041.0 2,051.4 2,058.1 1,988.4 2,049.0 2,054.4 2,059.3 4.9

Management and technical consulting services

1,371.2 1,426.7 1,436.2 1,443.4 1,368.4 1,433.0 1,438.3 1,440.8 2.5

Scientific research and development services

689.5 698.8 704.8 715.2 680.8 701.0 703.6 706.4 2.8

Advertising and related services

491.4 489.7 487.9 490.1 490.0 491.7 488.4 488.1 -0.3

Other professional and technical services

686.2 710.5 715.6 723.1 681.8 712.6 716.2 717.9 1.7

Management of companies and enterprises

2,249.3 2,260.1 2,273.5 2,294.5 2,237.6 2,270.9 2,276.7 2,282.9 6.2

Administrative and waste services

9,141.5 9,133.3 9,336.0 9,430.0 8,984.9 9,233.9 9,266.8 9,276.5 9.7

Administrative and support services

8,731.0 8,723.7 8,920.1 9,010.2 8,582.3 8,820.1 8,852.0 8,863.6 11.6

Office administrative services

494.5 518.1 522.1 526.7 492.4 518.8 521.5 524.1 2.6

Facilities support services

141.3 141.3 141.6 143.1 140.7 141.0 141.3 142.3 1.0

Employment services(1)

3,564.5 3,580.9 3,675.2 3,719.6 3,540.9 3,664.3 3,683.4 3,697.8 14.4

Temporary help services

2,910.7 2,927.9 3,008.7 3,046.8 2,894.0 3,001.0 3,017.8 3,031.2 13.4

Business support services

900.4 906.2 900.6 895.1 910.5 912.6 911.8 907.4 -4.4

Travel arrangement and reservation services

222.2 214.8 217.2 218.2 217.7 214.7 215.2 213.9 -1.3

Investigation and security services

898.7 908.3 911.2 913.1 900.7 913.2 913.9 915.5 1.6

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,193.8 2,130.8 2,225.8 2,268.7 2,069.8 2,132.7 2,141.3 2,142.4 1.1

Other support services

315.6 323.3 326.4 325.7 309.6 322.8 323.6 320.4 -3.2

Waste management and remediation services

410.5 409.6 415.9 419.8 402.6 413.8 414.8 412.9 -1.9

Education and health services

22,406 23,187 23,123 22,896 22,603 23,017 23,052 23,097 45

Educational services

3,353.4 3,800.9 3,680.5 3,399.8 3,562.2 3,622.4 3,627.5 3,613.4 -14.1

Health care and social assistance

19,052.4 19,386.4 19,442.4 19,496.5 19,040.4 19,394.8 19,424.5 19,483.6 59.1

Health care(3)

15,426.0 15,649.7 15,683.6 15,751.7 15,409.0 15,679.8 15,700.4 15,736.9 36.5

Ambulatory health care services

7,077.4 7,245.6 7,269.9 7,301.3 7,073.6 7,256.9 7,270.4 7,296.4 26.0

Offices of physicians

2,521.3 2,569.9 2,575.0 2,585.6 2,523.9 2,575.7 2,579.4 2,587.4 8.0

Offices of dentists

928.1 938.8 943.1 946.5 924.0 941.2 942.9 943.2 0.3

Offices of other health practitioners

860.9 893.5 900.7 901.6 859.6 894.5 898.0 900.9 2.9

Outpatient care centers

854.8 898.1 899.5 906.4 853.6 898.4 899.4 905.0 5.6

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

262.0 258.3 257.1 258.0 263.1 258.2 258.1 259.1 1.0

Home health care services

1,363.8 1,394.6 1,401.5 1,408.8 1,361.6 1,396.3 1,399.1 1,405.7 6.6

Other ambulatory health care services

286.5 292.4 293.0 294.4 287.8 292.7 293.5 295.1 1.6

Hospitals

5,019.5 5,084.8 5,085.6 5,109.2 5,020.1 5,096.4 5,099.3 5,111.0 11.7

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,329.1 3,319.3 3,328.1 3,341.2 3,315.3 3,326.5 3,330.7 3,329.5 -1.2

Nursing care facilities

1,653.0 1,635.2 1,634.6 1,639.7 1,646.1 1,639.3 1,638.0 1,635.4 -2.6

Residential mental health facilities

615.3 619.6 622.0 621.1 613.7 619.7 621.8 619.6 -2.2

Community care facilities for the elderly

894.2 899.3 906.4 910.9 890.8 901.7 905.2 907.4 2.2

Other residential care facilities

166.6 165.2 165.1 169.5 164.7 165.9 165.8 167.0 1.2

Social assistance

3,626.4 3,736.7 3,758.8 3,744.8 3,631.4 3,715.0 3,724.1 3,746.7 22.6

Individual and family services

2,230.1 2,295.9 2,310.2 2,319.7 2,221.0 2,293.0 2,298.9 2,310.4 11.5

Emergency and other relief services

161.2 168.6 168.7 169.1 159.9 167.8 168.8 168.3 -0.5

Vocational rehabilitation services

341.3 336.3 336.0 343.9 337.5 337.9 336.2 339.8 3.6

Child day care services

893.8 935.9 943.9 912.1 913.0 916.4 920.2 928.3 8.1

Leisure and hospitality

16,288 15,754 16,153 16,607 15,610 15,863 15,888 15,924 36

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,536.5 2,206.2 2,345.6 2,569.3 2,235.4 2,262.8 2,258.9 2,265.8 6.9

Performing arts and spectator sports

488.6 468.4 484.2 493.1 460.4 455.7 457.8 462.3 4.5

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

176.3 161.4 172.5 186.2 160.8 165.1 166.4 169.0 2.6

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,871.6 1,576.4 1,688.9 1,890.0 1,614.2 1,642.0 1,634.7 1,634.5 -0.2

Accommodation and food services

13,751.9 13,547.5 13,807.5 14,037.9 13,374.4 13,600.1 13,629.0 13,658.6 29.6

Accommodation

2,048.4 1,911.7 1,959.5 2,055.6 1,947.6 1,958.6 1,954.5 1,954.8 0.3

Food services and drinking places

11,703.5 11,635.8 11,848.0 11,982.3 11,426.8 11,641.5 11,674.5 11,703.8 29.3

Other services

5,751 5,730 5,776 5,833 5,683 5,732 5,750 5,761 11

Repair and maintenance

1,302.6 1,297.4 1,304.8 1,309.0 1,289.3 1,292.8 1,295.3 1,295.4 0.1

Personal and laundry services

1,459.7 1,480.7 1,495.6 1,504.0 1,444.7 1,477.8 1,482.5 1,487.7 5.2

Membership associations and organizations

2,989.1 2,952.1 2,975.9 3,020.2 2,949.3 2,961.8 2,972.2 2,977.8 5.6

Government

22,106 22,711 22,647 22,236 22,215 22,325 22,318 22,353 35

Federal

2,814.0 2,796.0 2,809.0 2,832.0 2,798.0 2,806.0 2,814.0 2,818.0 4.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,204.7 2,181.6 2,192.2 2,216.2 2,187.9 2,193.9 2,196.3 2,199.5 3.2

U.S. Postal Service

609.1 614.1 616.7 616.0 610.1 612.5 617.9 618.0 0.1

State government

4,843.0 5,261.0 5,107.0 4,831.0 5,089.0 5,091.0 5,084.0 5,080.0 -4.0

State government education

2,145.5 2,589.3 2,440.6 2,146.9 2,412.1 2,420.3 2,421.2 2,416.3 -4.9

State government, excluding education

2,697.2 2,671.3 2,666.4 2,683.6 2,676.5 2,671.1 2,662.4 2,664.1 1.7

Local government

14,449.0 14,654.0 14,731.0 14,573.0 14,328.0 14,428.0 14,420.0 14,455.0 35.0

Local government education

7,845.4 8,275.4 8,286.1 7,908.6 7,917.1 7,965.7 7,964.3 7,977.9 13.6

Local government, excluding education

6,603.1 6,378.3 6,444.7 6,664.6 6,410.8 6,462.3 6,455.2 6,477.4 22.2

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 2016 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017