Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Economic News Release
PRINT:Print
LAU LAU Program Links
SAE SAE Program Links

Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State Total(1) Construction Manufacturing
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)

Alabama

2,076.4 1,953.4 1,972.9 1,994.0 94.6 93.6 94.4 94.0 268.5 258.5 260.9 263.3

Alaska

329.7 291.8 291.7 296.5 16.2 14.9 14.4 14.5 13.3 10.1 9.3 9.0

Arizona

2,959.8 2,830.1 2,834.7 2,864.2 172.2 168.9 169.0 170.3 178.4 171.4 170.9 170.8

Arkansas

1,273.6 1,211.9 1,213.5 1,228.4 52.5 52.7 52.3 53.3 161.8 144.5 143.3 143.9

California

17,472.6 15,689.0 15,772.5 15,874.4 891.3 847.9 832.6 839.3 1,318.8 1,216.7 1,218.3 1,219.2


Colorado

2,797.4 2,599.1 2,612.7 2,649.6 180.1 171.4 173.3 172.5 150.1 149.6 150.4 150.9

Connecticut

1,685.3 1,513.9 1,546.2 1,566.6 59.4 56.4 57.2 57.4 162.0 155.2 156.2 154.7

Delaware(2)

467.6 414.8 421.7 426.8 22.7 21.0 21.3 21.4 27.2 24.6 24.5 25.0

District of Columbia(2)

799.0 739.0 746.7 745.5 14.8 14.8 14.9 15.0 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2

Florida

8,981.2 8,387.8 8,467.2 8,525.1 567.4 569.7 564.1 561.9 384.8 371.4 371.9 373.3


Georgia

4,627.0 4,371.4 4,411.3 4,433.0 204.8 199.9 199.6 198.7 407.0 384.2 383.9 380.7

Hawaii(2)

652.8 549.0 548.9 547.6 36.7 38.1 37.6 36.3 13.9 11.6 11.4 11.1

Idaho

763.7 737.3 751.2 758.2 53.7 53.9 54.4 55.0 68.9 67.2 68.0 69.2

Illinois

6,123.9 5,524.2 5,629.2 5,695.2 228.9 213.5 210.2 211.7 583.8 557.6 553.4 558.3

Indiana

3,162.3 2,968.6 3,008.7 3,056.1 145.0 146.2 146.5 148.1 541.0 496.0 496.2 501.1


Iowa

1,585.1 1,459.3 1,487.7 1,493.0 78.5 69.5 69.1 69.2 226.1 215.7 217.3 218.9

Kansas

1,426.5 1,345.0 1,355.8 1,365.1 63.3 62.6 61.9 62.8 168.0 158.1 155.1 156.1

Kentucky

1,942.7 1,764.2 1,791.5 1,822.3 81.1 80.7 79.3 80.9 252.7 237.0 238.9 236.4

Louisiana

1,986.2 1,816.9 1,836.7 1,855.8 138.2 122.9 121.9 122.5 137.3 128.0 128.6 128.3

Maine

637.3 566.6 575.9 582.0 29.9 29.2 29.7 29.6 53.4 48.4 44.8 43.8


Maryland

2,767.8 2,511.1 2,567.8 2,592.0 165.6 167.5 169.9 169.4 113.4 104.5 106.3 106.1

Massachusetts

3,697.4 3,171.7 3,242.6 3,294.2 162.5 140.6 142.0 142.3 243.6 228.4 230.5 232.8

Michigan

4,442.4 3,838.2 3,939.7 3,994.2 173.7 168.6 170.6 171.4 628.1 550.3 558.5 562.0

Minnesota

2,984.3 2,690.7 2,725.3 2,765.8 129.4 119.3 118.1 119.6 324.1 302.2 302.7 307.9

Mississippi

1,158.3 1,104.6 1,117.8 1,128.0 44.6 40.2 40.7 42.1 146.9 141.3 143.2 143.7


Missouri

2,907.1 2,691.8 2,763.8 2,769.5 127.2 127.1 131.4 129.9 277.0 262.3 269.2 267.8

Montana

485.7 458.1 461.0 461.4 30.5 29.8 30.2 30.5 21.0 19.3 19.2 19.0

Nebraska

1,027.4 972.9 987.4 990.6 53.9 54.0 54.5 52.7 99.4 96.7 97.1 96.9

Nevada

1,423.4 1,266.3 1,283.3 1,289.8 96.6 95.6 94.2 91.6 59.6 56.9 58.7 57.2

New Hampshire

686.2 607.9 620.3 631.0 28.0 26.7 27.1 26.4 71.5 65.3 64.7 65.2


New Jersey

4,198.3 3,622.0 3,754.0 3,820.0 160.4 144.1 147.2 146.9 250.8 239.0 240.3 241.7

New Mexico

860.1 792.8 788.5 791.4 50.9 49.0 46.0 49.1 28.4 26.0 26.2 26.8

New York

9,803.4 8,274.1 8,435.6 8,588.9 405.8 340.9 354.6 359.8 438.4 389.9 391.8 398.0

North Carolina

4,583.2 4,229.1 4,246.1 4,263.1 231.5 220.4 221.7 219.9 477.4 442.6 437.1 437.6

North Dakota

439.9 400.5 404.7 408.7 28.4 26.5 26.2 25.9 26.4 24.7 24.7 24.5


Ohio

5,595.9 5,038.4 5,101.7 5,147.2 226.0 208.8 213.7 213.4 701.7 659.1 656.1 660.6

Oklahoma

1,700.8 1,612.8 1,610.5 1,621.6 82.7 75.7 75.0 75.4 140.8 128.2 127.3 128.0

Oregon

1,946.2 1,772.8 1,790.5 1,801.8 109.9 105.4 103.8 107.0 198.0 181.8 180.2 179.5

Pennsylvania

6,077.5 5,428.0 5,518.4 5,577.9 261.4 243.1 240.4 244.5 574.0 538.7 537.7 536.0

Rhode Island

503.4 446.0 459.3 466.2 19.9 18.0 18.4 18.3 39.8 38.4 39.7 38.8


South Carolina

2,196.9 2,063.2 2,072.5 2,092.2 107.1 107.4 107.2 108.3 260.1 252.3 256.7 256.5

South Dakota

440.5 416.6 419.2 420.6 23.9 26.6 26.3 26.5 44.9 42.6 42.2 41.8

Tennessee

3,128.7 2,963.1 2,963.5 2,986.1 130.1 127.2 127.6 125.7 355.5 317.8 323.1 323.9

Texas

12,836.0 12,087.3 12,112.6 12,219.4 779.1 743.6 736.5 739.8 909.0 873.4 867.9 869.1

Utah

1,566.9 1,518.6 1,532.8 1,538.7 110.5 119.5 119.5 119.3 137.6 135.2 134.8 135.4


Vermont

315.9 273.9 278.3 282.0 15.2 10.8 10.5 10.7 30.2 26.4 26.9 27.0

Virginia

4,062.8 3,765.7 3,782.2 3,850.2 204.0 207.0 207.0 208.4 242.8 234.7 227.5 226.6

Washington

3,485.0 3,165.5 3,227.9 3,274.2 221.5 210.2 211.1 212.8 294.5 271.0 271.5 268.1

West Virginia

720.0 667.1 668.9 674.4 35.0 32.1 33.2 32.1 46.7 46.7 46.1 46.3

Wisconsin

2,977.5 2,691.2 2,720.5 2,755.2 124.4 120.9 122.7 124.5 483.6 450.8 455.8 458.7

Wyoming

291.2 266.3 269.3 269.8 23.2 22.7 22.8 22.9 10.1 10.3 10.1 10.1


Puerto Rico

882.5 803.1 805.5 818.3 26.6 20.1 19.5 19.5 75.3 74.6 74.4 75.1

Virgin Islands(3)

37.4 36.1 36.7 36.3 3.9 4.1 4.0 3.7 - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, and other services (except public administration), not shown separately.
(2) Mining and logging is combined with construction.
(3) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2019 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Trade, transportation, and utilities Financial activities Professional and business services
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)

Alabama

382.7 382.3 381.1 388.0 96.6 95.8 95.9 96.2 251.4 227.2 231.1 238.7

Alaska

64.3 59.8 58.8 59.2 11.7 10.9 11.8 11.9 27.7 26.0 25.4 25.4

Arizona

543.1 546.1 546.7 553.8 231.7 230.5 230.5 231.9 447.0 416.8 416.8 420.2

Arkansas

250.6 253.7 254.0 258.0 62.9 60.7 60.9 60.6 144.9 141.3 141.9 146.0

California

3,056.2 2,786.0 2,821.9 2,847.9 843.3 831.8 837.2 837.1 2,732.8 2,540.7 2,554.2 2,573.6


Colorado

477.9 446.7 453.7 459.8 174.2 170.0 169.0 168.9 443.2 438.0 441.1 444.7

Connecticut

292.4 264.5 272.3 274.8 123.8 118.2 118.7 119.8 219.6 202.5 206.5 207.9

Delaware

80.9 74.3 74.2 76.7 47.6 46.2 46.2 45.8 64.2 58.4 58.2 58.1

District of Columbia

33.3 30.1 32.0 31.7 29.9 28.8 28.4 28.2 171.3 163.1 165.5 164.9

Florida

1,809.8 1,735.4 1,748.7 1,755.3 593.9 579.7 582.4 585.8 1,401.0 1,304.8 1,321.8 1,331.4


Georgia

943.4 932.9 933.3 951.0 253.0 246.6 244.7 243.9 718.1 669.6 676.1 681.7

Hawaii

123.4 105.7 105.5 104.9 29.8 27.6 27.7 28.2 74.0 68.6 66.7 66.7

Idaho

144.8 146.0 147.2 148.7 37.1 39.3 39.1 39.5 97.3 95.7 97.2 97.0

Illinois

1,205.6 1,138.5 1,143.4 1,152.2 412.0 399.5 401.8 402.3 948.5 859.1 866.1 876.0

Indiana

598.3 577.1 577.2 584.4 141.3 138.5 139.0 139.3 344.2 324.7 334.3 340.3


Iowa

309.7 299.3 299.7 299.3 110.3 106.9 107.6 107.9 139.1 126.8 131.4 131.2

Kansas

267.4 263.2 263.3 266.3 77.5 75.8 75.0 74.9 179.3 171.6 172.3 172.4

Kentucky

404.8 374.5 375.8 384.0 93.6 87.4 87.0 87.9 216.4 183.9 184.9 192.8

Louisiana

378.7 356.8 358.6 365.0 92.3 90.9 91.2 91.4 215.7 201.7 199.1 201.0

Maine

118.8 112.0 114.1 115.6 33.1 31.7 31.6 31.9 69.7 65.0 64.0 64.9


Maryland

468.9 429.0 438.1 441.8 143.1 138.4 139.2 140.4 463.5 434.0 433.0 438.1

Massachusetts

578.9 490.1 506.0 518.3 224.7 219.6 218.7 218.6 604.0 566.6 566.6 570.9

Michigan

796.3 732.0 746.4 756.5 224.7 218.8 219.1 220.6 653.7 560.7 584.4 592.7

Minnesota

528.7 511.1 512.9 515.6 193.4 185.4 186.2 186.1 383.8 365.7 364.4 368.7

Mississippi

230.6 225.7 226.7 229.7 44.6 42.7 43.2 42.8 108.9 102.8 105.6 104.6


Missouri

542.9 512.7 519.6 518.5 175.6 171.2 171.3 169.9 381.7 358.6 362.4 365.3

Montana

94.0 91.0 91.2 91.8 25.8 25.9 25.8 25.7 43.9 41.5 41.1 41.1

Nebraska

198.2 195.4 194.3 194.9 75.3 74.9 75.3 75.7 119.9 113.4 115.0 114.7

Nevada

262.3 231.6 233.3 237.8 69.2 67.5 68.4 69.4 195.9 164.6 170.1 170.7

New Hampshire

139.2 121.3 123.1 125.5 34.9 34.3 34.8 35.1 83.9 75.0 76.1 76.9


New Jersey

887.9 794.2 827.7 837.9 252.8 236.8 239.3 241.0 684.7 604.6 621.9 621.1

New Mexico

136.4 132.8 133.2 133.9 35.7 34.0 33.7 34.2 111.2 103.9 103.1 103.0

New York

1,550.5 1,280.9 1,339.7 1,357.5 730.2 683.4 681.1 686.2 1,377.9 1,185.2 1,202.2 1,209.8

North Carolina

848.1 812.6 817.4 824.7 254.6 251.5 252.4 253.7 650.3 613.8 618.9 623.3

North Dakota

93.8 86.4 86.0 87.8 24.8 24.5 24.2 24.5 33.0 31.7 31.6 31.4


Ohio

1,028.3 964.1 963.0 969.8 309.6 294.1 294.0 293.9 736.6 652.8 665.9 673.4

Oklahoma

301.2 294.8 289.8 294.4 79.1 79.2 79.6 79.4 194.3 177.9 175.4 179.1

Oregon

356.7 342.0 344.9 347.6 103.5 98.5 99.0 99.8 253.8 237.1 238.4 237.7

Pennsylvania

1,127.2 1,020.0 1,016.5 1,036.1 329.5 326.8 329.5 330.9 818.5 751.1 751.0 760.7

Rhode Island

76.9 69.5 70.9 71.4 35.4 34.5 35.6 35.9 68.2 60.5 60.8 61.5


South Carolina

408.9 398.0 393.3 396.4 105.3 103.2 102.6 103.1 299.5 280.5 285.6 290.9

South Dakota

85.9 81.9 82.1 82.4 29.0 29.0 29.0 29.0 33.2 33.3 33.3 33.2

Tennessee

638.3 626.9 630.7 636.7 173.2 172.5 173.8 174.0 428.5 394.4 399.9 409.2

Texas

2,512.8 2,418.3 2,409.6 2,438.4 806.1 802.1 805.2 809.7 1,801.5 1,730.2 1,745.3 1,778.5

Utah

291.2 291.5 293.3 296.0 90.7 94.6 93.0 91.9 224.9 215.7 217.7 217.7


Vermont

53.7 49.8 50.2 50.3 12.3 11.2 11.2 11.0 29.5 26.6 27.3 28.2

Virginia

658.0 628.6 633.3 643.8 212.4 209.2 206.8 207.5 769.3 737.9 731.2 735.9

Washington

643.6 620.3 628.7 638.0 161.2 155.7 159.0 159.9 437.7 424.7 430.3 437.3

West Virginia

126.9 118.0 118.4 120.4 29.3 26.5 27.5 28.1 69.4 63.9 64.5 64.1

Wisconsin

533.5 506.7 508.1 514.9 154.2 151.6 150.5 151.2 325.2 296.8 297.3 297.1

Wyoming

51.8 51.6 51.4 51.7 11.1 10.6 10.7 10.6 19.3 17.6 17.6 17.2


Puerto Rico

173.9 152.4 156.6 159.2 44.2 43.7 43.6 43.6 124.6 106.9 109.2 110.7

Virgin Islands(1)

7.0 6.3 6.3 6.3 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2019 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Education and health services Leisure and hospitality Government
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)

Alabama

251.2 233.2 232.2 231.3 208.0 167.1 173.5 173.2 393.0 372.9 380.7 386.3

Alaska

50.7 47.0 47.1 47.5 36.1 23.8 24.5 24.0 79.8 72.2 74.2 78.6

Arizona

464.4 455.6 458.3 464.3 331.3 279.4 266.9 268.0 433.6 407.3 421.2 428.2

Arkansas

193.5 183.1 184.4 185.3 120.3 100.3 102.0 102.8 210.6 203.1 202.1 206.0

California

2,820.0 2,643.5 2,676.5 2,684.4 2,031.5 1,406.2 1,413.1 1,398.5 2,614.8 2,439.5 2,425.4 2,491.5


Colorado

348.1 330.7 331.0 338.1 347.2 257.6 270.9 280.9 457.9 435.0 423.9 434.3

Connecticut

338.4 312.8 313.5 322.1 157.2 104.1 117.0 121.2 235.2 218.2 218.4 222.1

Delaware

81.5 72.0 73.5 74.1 53.4 35.2 39.2 39.9 67.5 64.5 65.2 66.2

District of Columbia

130.3 122.2 122.5 123.1 81.8 43.1 47.3 43.7 238.9 240.8 240.3 242.5

Florida

1,344.2 1,297.1 1,306.4 1,327.8 1,257.5 964.3 1,005.5 1,008.1 1,124.8 1,110.7 1,114.8 1,126.7


Georgia

610.5 602.0 607.3 607.0 503.4 405.1 420.4 423.2 691.6 667.9 682.1 679.7

Hawaii

86.9 82.9 83.1 83.3 126.6 65.4 60.8 60.3 124.6 116.2 123.3 123.8

Idaho

111.8 106.8 107.9 107.6 84.0 72.1 74.3 75.8 127.0 120.1 126.3 127.9

Illinois

938.7 877.9 892.1 897.3 621.4 394.5 461.3 477.7 827.1 756.3 773.0 788.9

Indiana

483.1 454.8 460.5 466.8 312.5 268.6 289.3 293.9 428.3 407.6 410.4 425.1


Iowa

234.8 221.4 225.2 225.1 144.7 104.2 113.1 114.6 259.8 241.1 249.6 251.3

Kansas

202.6 191.7 194.8 195.5 130.5 108.1 113.0 113.0 260.8 244.5 249.4 253.2

Kentucky

284.1 263.6 272.6 272.6 201.7 167.3 181.8 181.9 311.0 281.5 281.8 295.2

Louisiana

321.4 296.7 300.1 300.0 236.7 183.7 189.2 194.6 332.4 319.9 328.5 333.9

Maine

130.2 118.2 118.7 120.1 69.3 41.7 47.2 48.9 101.5 92.3 98.3 98.4


Maryland

474.1 434.7 434.3 436.6 281.5 185.8 211.8 217.6 505.8 485.5 499.3 502.4

Massachusetts

813.1 726.7 735.0 752.4 377.3 187.0 218.2 231.3 458.9 426.1 431.3 431.7

Michigan

683.1 609.6 617.6 622.0 434.4 241.7 270.2 279.3 619.5 567.8 571.9 587.2

Minnesota

553.1 502.1 507.5 514.6 276.2 175.9 194.5 202.3 427.0 384.9 393.0 404.0

Mississippi

147.1 139.8 139.8 139.0 135.9 123.5 127.6 130.9 242.2 231.5 235.3 239.4


Missouri

487.8 459.9 466.0 464.2 307.9 230.6 249.3 255.9 438.0 409.9 433.6 435.6

Montana

79.2 76.4 77.5 77.1 66.9 54.8 56.2 56.6 91.6 89.3 89.5 89.4

Nebraska

157.2 154.3 157.0 156.8 93.8 71.2 76.4 78.9 173.9 161.3 166.3 168.5

Nevada

145.1 132.8 135.9 137.9 355.8 297.6 301.4 299.3 166.6 154.6 156.9 159.1

New Hampshire

125.2 120.9 121.2 121.9 73.1 44.4 49.4 52.4 91.3 82.7 85.4 88.5


New Jersey

718.0 632.8 648.8 661.0 392.9 209.4 259.6 270.1 607.2 572.2 556.0 578.8

New Mexico

142.3 134.8 136.4 137.6 99.6 74.6 73.5 70.7 189.6 184.8 183.0 183.4

New York

2,148.6 1,959.9 1,993.6 2,007.6 958.9 448.1 531.0 559.3 1,492.4 1,402.1 1,333.3 1,390.3

North Carolina

629.1 583.6 584.5 586.7 514.3 377.8 386.6 385.3 736.7 695.1 697.3 701.6

North Dakota

67.1 65.3 64.8 65.7 40.5 31.5 33.6 35.0 83.1 76.8 80.2 81.2


Ohio

940.0 873.2 888.0 900.3 568.2 396.0 421.0 425.5 791.5 720.1 724.5 732.3

Oklahoma

239.0 231.0 232.1 233.9 173.7 165.4 163.8 163.8 353.0 340.1 346.1 347.3

Oregon

303.0 286.2 290.7 289.5 213.9 146.9 154.3 158.5 300.6 276.5 281.3 284.3

Pennsylvania

1,299.2 1,207.4 1,220.4 1,232.4 577.8 363.3 411.5 414.8 711.6 678.1 693.8 699.9

Rhode Island

108.7 100.0 102.5 104.8 59.9 39.7 44.8 47.0 65.2 62.6 63.2 64.4


South Carolina

259.1 245.4 247.5 243.5 271.5 210.7 212.9 215.7 373.8 355.3 355.6 366.5

South Dakota

73.6 69.8 70.4 70.9 47.0 38.8 41.8 40.6 79.7 73.4 73.2 74.6

Tennessee

443.3 430.3 430.4 432.2 349.8 290.7 297.5 292.1 438.2 441.0 418.3 426.8

Texas

1,745.3 1,667.2 1,678.0 1,675.1 1,395.1 1,168.8 1,146.2 1,147.5 1,983.1 1,887.4 1,929.5 1,954.5

Utah

210.7 205.1 202.1 208.5 153.8 123.0 125.1 128.5 255.6 245.0 256.3 250.3


Vermont

65.4 61.9 61.8 62.7 37.0 19.4 20.4 21.2 57.2 54.0 56.2 56.7

Virginia

555.3 513.7 517.2 518.5 407.9 294.0 318.6 324.9 734.6 681.5 677.0 717.8

Washington

505.5 466.9 478.1 480.4 349.6 221.7 242.6 247.4 591.5 544.5 554.3 576.6

West Virginia

129.5 122.7 125.1 124.5 75.1 56.7 59.1 60.6 153.5 150.8 145.3 148.6

Wisconsin

464.8 434.7 443.7 443.4 283.3 197.0 203.0 208.1 404.7 359.5 364.3 382.3

Wyoming

28.7 28.2 28.2 28.2 37.0 27.8 28.5 29.8 69.8 64.6 67.7 67.7


Puerto Rico

120.0 114.8 115.1 114.6 81.2 57.4 59.2 58.7 202.3 201.2 195.3 204.4

Virgin Islands

2.2 2.1 2.1 2.1 5.6 4.4 4.7 4.6 10.5 10.7 11.0 11.0

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2019 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: September 18, 2020