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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 June
2020
Apr.
2021
May
2021(p)
June
2021(p)

AVERAGE WEEKLY HOURS

Total private

34.6 34.9 34.8 34.7

Goods-producing

39.1 40.1 40.1 39.8

Mining and logging

43.6 45.3 45.1 45.2

Construction

38.8 39.1 39.0 38.6

Manufacturing

39.1 40.4 40.4 40.2

Durable goods

39.1 40.5 40.6 40.3

Nondurable goods

39.0 40.2 40.2 40.1

Private service-providing

33.6 33.9 33.8 33.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

34.4 34.7 34.7 34.5

Wholesale trade

38.2 39.1 39.1 39.1

Retail trade

31.3 31.0 31.0 30.8

Transportation and warehousing

38.2 39.4 39.3 39.0

Utilities

42.4 42.5 42.8 42.7

Information

36.6 37.2 37.1 37.0

Financial activities

37.5 37.6 37.6 37.6

Professional and business services

36.4 36.7 36.7 36.6

Education and health services

33.1 33.3 33.3 33.3

Leisure and hospitality

25.7 26.7 26.5 26.5

Other services

32.3 32.3 32.4 32.3

AVERAGE OVERTIME HOURS

Manufacturing

2.5 3.2 3.3 3.2

Durable goods

2.2 3.0 3.2 3.0

Nondurable goods

3.0 3.4 3.4 3.4

Footnotes
(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