Table B-2. Average weekly hours and overtime of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-2. Average weekly hours and overtime of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017(p)
Aug.
2017(p)

AVERAGE WEEKLY HOURS

Total private

34.3 34.5 34.5 34.4

Goods-producing

40.1 40.4 40.5 40.3

Mining and logging

43.6 44.9 45.3 44.9

Construction

38.8 39.1 39.1 39.0

Manufacturing

40.6 40.8 40.9 40.7

Durable goods

41.1 41.3 41.4 41.2

Nondurable goods

39.8 40.1 40.2 40.0

Private service-providing

33.2 33.3 33.3 33.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

34.2 34.4 34.4 34.4

Wholesale trade

38.9 39.1 39.1 39.1

Retail trade

30.8 31.0 31.0 30.9

Transportation and warehousing

38.5 38.9 38.8 38.8

Utilities

42.2 42.2 42.3 41.7

Information

35.9 36.3 36.3 36.3

Financial activities

37.5 37.6 37.5 37.5

Professional and business services

36.0 36.1 36.1 36.0

Education and health services

32.9 32.9 32.9 32.9

Leisure and hospitality

26.0 26.1 26.1 26.0

Other services

31.9 31.9 31.8 31.8

AVERAGE OVERTIME HOURS

Manufacturing

3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3

Durable goods

3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3

Nondurable goods

3.2 3.3 3.4 3.4

Footnotes
(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: September 01, 2017