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.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)

Alabama

2,017.9 2,037.5 2,039.0 2,040.5 85.1 86.3 85.1 85.8 263.2 269.2 271.0 271.4

Alaska

329.4 327.2 326.3 326.3 15.1 15.2 15.1 15.1 13.5 13.6 13.6 13.6

Arizona

2,785.2 2,838.6 2,843.0 2,864.9 146.6 159.9 160.2 161.5 165.0 171.6 172.5 172.7

Arkansas

1,240.4 1,247.8 1,249.8 1,248.9 50.9 52.4 52.4 51.8 157.4 159.9 160.5 160.1

California

16,843.0 17,112.7 17,147.1 17,191.9 815.3 852.9 850.5 855.7 1,310.0 1,316.7 1,315.3 1,314.5


Colorado

2,668.3 2,734.5 2,739.0 2,740.5 163.8 170.1 170.3 171.7 144.2 147.1 147.3 146.4

Connecticut

1,680.8 1,698.0 1,698.5 1,699.6 58.3 61.0 61.5 62.0 159.3 163.7 163.6 163.5

Delaware(2)

455.6 460.1 461.9 462.3 21.6 22.6 23.0 23.0 25.7 26.0 26.3 26.2

District of Columbia(2)

790.5 793.6 796.6 796.3 15.4 15.9 16.0 15.9 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4

Florida

8,602.0 8,773.3 8,801.7 8,822.2 509.3 540.2 545.0 548.6 364.9 378.5 379.0 379.6


Georgia

4,464.3 4,531.2 4,541.2 4,553.2 182.2 199.4 199.6 201.1 398.3 402.5 403.9 404.7

Hawaii(2)

649.2 662.8 664.5 666.9 35.8 36.0 36.3 36.2 14.3 14.0 13.8 13.8

Idaho

717.5 738.4 741.0 739.5 45.1 47.4 47.4 47.6 67.1 69.6 70.2 70.5

Illinois

6,072.5 6,125.2 6,125.2 6,120.0 220.9 226.0 227.4 226.2 577.1 588.6 588.7 588.4

Indiana

3,109.3 3,120.9 3,130.4 3,136.3 137.7 142.0 143.5 145.1 530.9 537.3 536.2 534.2


Iowa

1,572.2 1,592.2 1,591.0 1,593.3 74.8 78.4 78.9 80.0 215.7 225.6 226.5 226.7

Kansas

1,403.7 1,424.4 1,426.7 1,430.3 59.9 60.4 60.5 61.3 161.1 166.0 166.7 166.7

Kentucky

1,921.6 1,930.0 1,932.6 1,930.1 77.5 76.3 76.3 74.9 249.5 249.8 248.1 245.8

Louisiana

1,970.2 1,988.0 1,986.2 1,986.1 147.3 150.4 149.7 149.2 134.5 138.8 139.3 139.9

Maine

623.2 629.6 628.6 628.3 28.2 29.3 29.3 29.1 51.0 52.3 52.2 52.2


Maryland(2)

2,729.4 2,738.6 2,745.1 2,749.7 163.6 165.4 164.6 165.2 106.6 107.7 108.3 108.6

Massachusetts

3,617.0 3,675.3 3,679.0 3,685.1 152.8 161.3 163.0 163.5 244.1 248.1 249.1 248.5

Michigan

4,378.2 4,429.7 4,429.1 4,434.5 164.4 176.1 177.7 179.0 615.3 621.3 622.7 623.0

Minnesota

2,932.1 2,965.6 2,976.7 2,976.5 119.6 123.3 123.8 125.5 318.5 325.7 327.0 326.1

Mississippi

1,151.0 1,166.9 1,165.5 1,169.5 43.3 45.2 44.0 43.9 144.1 145.0 144.6 144.6


Missouri

2,870.4 2,904.3 2,904.7 2,905.7 123.3 121.7 122.1 122.3 266.2 268.3 268.3 266.8

Montana

472.8 476.7 478.3 479.0 27.5 28.6 28.9 29.3 19.9 20.4 20.6 20.6

Nebraska(2)

1,018.0 1,031.3 1,032.5 1,032.3 51.9 52.5 52.0 52.5 98.0 101.8 102.4 102.5

Nevada

1,344.6 1,379.9 1,388.2 1,389.4 82.9 90.8 92.1 92.2 48.9 54.0 54.5 55.1

New Hampshire

677.4 688.0 688.2 689.3 26.6 28.4 29.2 29.6 69.0 71.0 71.9 71.4


New Jersey

4,134.2 4,187.5 4,194.1 4,195.7 155.8 150.1 149.0 149.2 245.2 252.9 254.3 253.8

New Mexico

830.0 842.7 843.8 846.3 45.8 48.5 49.1 48.8 26.2 27.2 27.2 27.2

New York

9,541.6 9,633.6 9,622.4 9,631.8 383.7 396.4 395.8 396.6 445.9 443.0 442.6 442.8

North Carolina

4,424.8 4,518.5 4,526.0 4,527.6 208.9 218.2 219.2 220.2 467.9 474.7 475.3 474.2

North Dakota

430.7 432.5 434.1 435.2 25.8 26.9 27.1 27.8 24.8 25.3 25.4 25.4


Ohio

5,535.5 5,608.5 5,611.8 5,625.7 219.6 223.9 226.2 226.5 686.2 699.0 696.3 694.5

Oklahoma

1,662.9 1,692.0 1,694.4 1,696.0 76.7 76.8 76.1 77.0 128.7 131.0 130.5 130.8

Oregon

1,876.3 1,916.5 1,919.9 1,920.8 98.9 105.5 107.2 108.0 189.8 194.6 194.6 194.2

Pennsylvania

5,953.1 6,018.4 6,023.4 6,018.5 249.7 253.5 251.6 249.7 561.5 567.4 566.2 565.6

Rhode Island

495.5 502.6 504.3 501.9 18.3 19.3 19.1 19.0 40.5 41.2 41.2 41.0


South Carolina

2,089.8 2,126.4 2,126.2 2,130.4 98.8 98.4 99.3 99.0 241.2 245.0 245.9 244.4

South Dakota(2)

434.2 439.8 439.8 440.5 23.0 24.2 24.7 24.6 43.3 44.4 44.5 44.7

Tennessee(2)

3,014.4 3,065.0 3,067.8 3,070.4 124.8 126.8 126.6 126.0 348.4 350.0 352.4 354.0

Texas

12,232.0 12,573.2 12,594.5 12,626.5 709.9 757.8 765.1 766.0 855.1 878.2 875.3 878.5

Utah

1,471.4 1,513.7 1,520.5 1,523.3 98.3 101.7 100.8 100.5 129.0 132.8 134.1 134.5


Vermont

314.7 315.6 313.7 312.9 15.0 15.3 15.3 15.4 29.5 29.3 29.2 29.4

Virginia

3,955.9 4,005.4 4,005.9 4,010.7 193.1 200.4 200.9 202.3 233.9 239.5 241.9 241.7

Washington

3,330.9 3,418.8 3,430.6 3,439.7 200.8 207.8 208.9 211.8 281.7 287.3 288.4 288.3

West Virginia

744.5 751.1 751.6 751.9 31.5 33.5 33.8 33.9 46.6 46.8 46.6 46.9

Wisconsin

2,943.5 2,976.3 2,984.7 2,987.7 117.4 123.0 123.0 122.9 467.1 485.8 488.1 489.6

Wyoming

282.4 286.4 287.2 288.9 19.2 20.4 20.6 20.7 9.5 9.7 9.8 9.8


Puerto Rico(2)

876.0 851.6 851.2 850.2 21.2 20.6 20.4 20.4 71.7 69.9 69.9 70.0

Virgin Islands(3)

38.3 36.1 36.4 36.9 - - - - - - - -

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 2017 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.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)

Alabama

378.5 379.8 380.5 379.9 96.9 97.0 97.4 97.0 240.9 246.8 247.6 249.3

Alaska

64.5 63.5 63.5 63.3 12.0 11.7 11.5 11.4 27.8 27.6 27.6 27.5

Arizona

526.6 530.4 532.2 534.5 215.3 218.1 218.8 220.6 420.6 429.8 428.5 433.9

Arkansas

251.4 249.1 249.9 250.8 53.2 53.4 53.9 54.2 143.8 150.0 151.0 149.9

California

3,045.1 3,072.9 3,079.8 3,084.5 830.3 833.1 833.2 835.0 2,574.1 2,619.7 2,633.1 2,640.8


Colorado

461.8 469.5 470.7 469.8 168.1 170.9 170.8 167.6 413.5 429.8 432.5 432.8

Connecticut

298.1 299.3 298.1 297.2 127.8 127.4 127.1 127.3 217.9 222.7 222.3 222.8

Delaware

80.9 81.5 82.1 82.4 48.1 48.0 47.8 47.9 62.2 63.8 63.8 64.2

District of Columbia

33.6 34.2 34.1 33.9 30.1 31.1 31.2 31.2 166.5 166.6 167.7 168.1

Florida

1,749.9 1,764.3 1,768.2 1,773.5 561.9 578.0 580.1 581.3 1,328.1 1,349.9 1,353.1 1,356.5


Georgia

944.5 961.8 961.9 961.2 243.1 243.1 241.3 241.9 669.5 671.0 677.6 680.1

Hawaii

122.1 121.9 122.4 122.5 28.4 29.2 29.9 30.0 82.4 84.3 84.0 83.7

Idaho

140.2 141.8 141.7 141.4 35.4 36.5 36.2 36.2 90.4 93.9 94.2 93.4

Illinois

1,212.3 1,214.0 1,214.7 1,215.1 391.8 399.0 399.6 400.0 944.1 945.3 947.2 948.1

Indiana

595.8 604.0 605.7 607.1 135.8 137.6 137.5 139.8 338.1 340.9 343.3 343.0


Iowa

314.4 314.4 312.8 314.4 109.3 111.7 111.9 111.5 139.3 142.2 141.7 141.8

Kansas

268.9 272.1 272.4 272.6 78.0 79.4 79.5 79.8 177.5 183.9 183.2 181.8

Kentucky

401.7 412.0 413.4 412.5 93.2 93.7 94.2 94.0 214.6 214.7 217.4 217.4

Louisiana

381.4 381.0 382.0 381.8 91.6 91.6 91.2 92.4 209.4 214.0 213.6 213.4

Maine

120.5 121.1 120.5 119.9 31.5 31.8 31.9 31.7 66.2 66.4 66.1 66.4


Maryland

467.5 470.1 470.5 472.6 147.1 141.2 140.7 139.4 444.2 457.3 459.5 461.9

Massachusetts

581.4 581.6 581.2 580.6 221.6 222.7 222.7 222.9 566.9 591.7 593.5 595.0

Michigan

789.7 793.1 791.2 792.7 217.5 220.8 219.5 219.7 648.6 658.8 658.1 657.8

Minnesota

536.5 541.7 544.0 543.4 180.4 180.5 180.5 180.3 372.1 376.7 378.5 378.3

Mississippi

232.0 232.6 231.3 232.7 44.0 45.4 46.2 45.9 106.9 113.1 112.8 113.4


Missouri

545.0 549.3 549.9 548.1 173.7 176.7 176.6 177.7 383.5 392.0 393.2 397.2

Montana

94.6 93.5 93.7 93.5 24.4 24.3 24.4 24.4 40.9 42.5 43.0 42.6

Nebraska

202.4 202.9 203.7 202.6 74.2 75.0 75.2 75.3 117.2 121.3 121.1 120.8

Nevada

249.5 253.6 254.8 254.7 65.6 66.6 66.5 66.0 181.8 185.4 186.2 187.7

New Hampshire

140.4 142.2 142.3 142.6 34.7 35.2 35.0 35.4 82.2 82.7 83.1 83.0


New Jersey

888.7 902.0 902.1 904.7 250.0 247.7 247.3 247.0 665.2 685.6 681.0 677.9

New Mexico

136.6 139.0 138.0 138.3 34.0 35.4 35.7 35.7 104.5 107.7 108.2 109.0

New York

1,573.3 1,580.1 1,580.1 1,575.0 717.8 722.0 721.7 722.9 1,321.8 1,336.0 1,334.7 1,334.9

North Carolina

828.6 847.0 848.2 850.0 233.7 238.2 237.5 237.8 616.5 638.4 642.2 647.1

North Dakota

94.8 93.6 93.4 93.0 24.5 24.2 24.5 24.4 34.4 35.6 35.5 35.4


Ohio

1,026.1 1,040.4 1,040.2 1,041.4 306.7 312.7 313.6 312.8 722.6 729.8 729.0 725.5

Oklahoma

303.2 308.0 308.3 309.2 79.2 79.9 79.7 79.5 186.7 193.1 195.0 192.6

Oregon

350.5 354.8 357.1 358.8 99.8 101.9 101.8 101.9 243.1 245.6 245.4 245.4

Pennsylvania

1,126.5 1,131.4 1,128.3 1,131.9 321.5 325.4 325.5 324.0 801.5 813.7 813.7 811.1

Rhode Island

76.9 76.5 76.5 76.6 36.2 37.1 36.5 36.6 67.8 69.1 69.0 69.6


South Carolina

396.9 407.2 407.9 408.5 102.4 102.0 101.7 101.8 276.9 277.1 274.7 278.7

South Dakota

86.9 86.4 86.7 86.7 29.3 29.5 29.3 29.3 31.2 32.7 33.2 33.2

Tennessee

623.2 630.3 630.1 630.6 158.6 161.9 161.9 161.6 407.3 418.2 419.4 416.4

Texas

2,459.4 2,511.8 2,516.9 2,525.6 759.2 773.9 775.0 775.2 1,669.3 1,751.4 1,751.4 1,761.7

Utah

278.8 288.9 292.1 292.9 84.2 86.9 87.2 87.3 207.6 213.7 213.3 214.1


Vermont

55.1 54.6 54.5 54.2 12.0 12.7 12.4 12.5 28.4 28.8 28.4 28.3

Virginia

662.9 670.3 670.4 671.0 206.2 211.0 211.2 211.3 731.7 740.7 746.5 750.5

Washington

629.5 650.7 654.4 654.1 153.4 157.7 158.7 158.9 415.6 434.3 438.0 441.3

West Virginia

131.5 132.8 133.1 133.6 26.9 26.6 26.7 26.5 66.6 66.9 66.8 66.3

Wisconsin

542.2 542.8 544.7 545.3 152.8 150.0 150.2 149.9 323.8 324.5 322.4 321.6

Wyoming

52.5 52.8 52.7 52.7 11.0 11.5 11.5 11.6 18.1 19.2 19.0 18.7


Puerto Rico

172.5 167.1 167.3 167.5 42.7 42.1 41.8 42.0 114.2 112.4 112.4 111.8

Virgin Islands(1)

8.0 7.3 7.4 7.4 - - - - - - - -

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 2017 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.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
June
2018
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)

Alabama

240.6 243.6 242.6 242.0 203.0 206.4 205.5 204.5 385.7 384.2 384.0 385.5

Alaska

50.0 50.4 50.0 50.1 35.5 35.5 35.6 35.7 80.9 80.3 80.1 80.3

Arizona

427.7 440.3 440.1 440.8 321.3 326.6 328.8 330.8 415.7 415.2 415.6 422.7

Arkansas

187.8 188.9 187.9 187.7 116.6 115.8 116.1 116.2 211.9 211.5 211.6 211.5

California

2,650.2 2,710.5 2,717.2 2,735.9 1,950.0 1,997.1 2,005.3 2,006.5 2,551.6 2,585.4 2,584.6 2,590.7


Colorado

334.7 338.7 340.4 338.7 332.9 351.3 349.8 351.3 443.0 446.2 447.4 448.9

Connecticut

333.8 340.8 341.4 342.4 156.9 158.3 160.6 161.3 231.8 228.0 227.5 226.7

Delaware

78.5 78.5 79.1 78.8 49.4 50.1 50.3 50.3 65.8 66.7 66.5 66.4

District of Columbia

134.1 133.9 133.7 134.2 76.5 78.1 80.1 79.5 240.6 237.6 237.5 237.9

Florida

1,282.4 1,303.2 1,312.2 1,311.7 1,209.4 1,253.0 1,257.8 1,264.0 1,104.2 1,104.7 1,106.3 1,106.8


Georgia

571.2 585.0 585.8 591.1 479.2 490.0 490.4 490.9 689.5 691.1 692.9 695.5

Hawaii

84.4 86.8 86.7 86.4 123.0 127.8 128.4 129.1 121.7 125.6 125.8 128.0

Idaho

102.7 105.9 106.0 105.8 76.1 78.5 79.6 78.6 123.0 126.6 127.6 127.7

Illinois

923.7 930.7 929.4 928.1 613.3 621.2 621.7 618.1 833.0 846.0 843.9 843.5

Indiana

470.4 473.1 473.1 474.7 307.2 303.5 304.9 305.5 430.3 422.7 427.4 429.7


Iowa

231.6 233.1 232.6 233.0 142.7 144.1 144.6 143.5 262.6 263.1 262.3 263.3

Kansas

197.0 197.0 197.3 197.4 128.3 131.3 131.9 132.4 256.7 257.6 259.0 262.3

Kentucky

272.5 272.7 272.0 273.4 197.0 196.0 195.6 195.2 316.8 314.7 315.5 316.9

Louisiana

313.8 318.6 317.8 317.2 234.4 236.8 235.7 235.1 326.5 324.6 324.0 323.7

Maine

127.5 128.8 129.4 129.0 67.1 68.1 68.2 68.6 100.2 100.7 100.6 100.7


Maryland

464.6 469.6 472.6 474.5 280.2 277.5 276.6 279.0 504.3 499.4 501.9 498.6

Massachusetts

797.1 801.7 804.4 806.9 368.2 379.7 377.8 379.5 453.9 454.4 453.3 453.4

Michigan

673.6 679.0 675.5 678.6 433.7 440.5 442.4 443.3 604.1 603.6 603.5 602.8

Minnesota

534.0 538.3 541.9 540.9 271.7 278.6 277.2 277.6 426.4 427.0 429.6 430.6

Mississippi

144.5 146.3 145.7 146.2 134.5 138.0 138.9 139.8 242.8 242.5 243.6 244.2


Missouri

466.7 477.4 478.4 478.8 302.9 308.6 308.1 309.2 437.1 436.2 435.5 433.8

Montana

76.9 76.6 76.4 76.6 65.1 66.3 65.9 66.2 91.4 92.2 92.8 92.9

Nebraska

153.8 156.3 157.5 157.8 92.0 94.5 94.2 95.3 173.8 172.5 172.6 171.8

Nevada

134.2 138.7 139.5 140.1 349.2 351.3 354.8 353.0 162.2 167.0 167.1 168.0

New Hampshire

123.7 125.8 124.9 125.7 70.7 74.2 73.4 72.6 92.3 90.1 90.1 90.3


New Jersey

692.4 708.4 712.9 714.0 376.6 378.4 385.1 384.2 615.6 616.5 616.6 617.5

New Mexico

139.0 137.5 137.1 138.8 96.2 100.9 102.0 100.9 185.9 185.6 185.6 186.0

New York

2,014.8 2,052.7 2,046.0 2,051.2 946.3 959.7 962.9 963.7 1,449.2 1,449.2 1,450.2 1,450.7

North Carolina

600.0 613.7 613.5 611.3 496.1 504.9 503.7 502.4 737.4 739.2 743.5 742.2

North Dakota

63.1 63.8 64.0 64.2 39.4 39.3 40.0 40.0 82.5 80.6 80.9 81.2


Ohio

930.4 934.1 938.4 946.2 561.8 575.7 577.2 580.7 782.9 787.0 786.3 790.8

Oklahoma

234.6 237.6 236.9 237.5 167.2 169.7 171.4 172.9 349.7 351.3 351.8 352.0

Oregon

273.8 297.8 298.5 298.6 206.7 217.0 217.0 215.9 308.8 293.7 292.6 292.0

Pennsylvania

1,246.5 1,272.8 1,276.2 1,279.2 566.9 577.8 580.9 579.5 707.5 701.3 705.0 703.3

Rhode Island

107.1 108.8 109.6 108.5 58.9 60.0 61.2 59.9 60.5 60.5 60.6 60.5


South Carolina

246.2 253.9 255.3 256.0 253.9 263.9 262.2 261.2 366.5 368.0 368.5 369.0

South Dakota

72.0 72.6 71.9 72.2 46.8 47.0 46.8 46.6 79.3 79.7 79.5 79.8

Tennessee

431.5 438.9 441.2 440.6 330.2 344.9 343.9 347.2 430.5 431.9 430.9 433.7

Texas

1,666.5 1,701.0 1,706.9 1,712.2 1,323.1 1,362.7 1,369.2 1,372.1 1,937.7 1,945.3 1,942.9 1,942.1

Utah

199.7 206.2 206.6 207.0 143.6 148.7 150.5 151.2 242.8 248.0 248.3 248.3


Vermont

65.9 66.3 65.7 65.6 37.6 37.4 37.3 37.1 56.0 55.8 55.9 55.4

Virginia

529.2 538.8 539.3 539.4 403.0 409.8 409.9 410.5 717.7 712.8 703.7 704.3

Washington

479.0 487.5 487.6 487.9 331.5 338.5 338.1 340.3 586.9 593.6 594.3 594.1

West Virginia

129.6 131.1 131.4 131.6 74.0 75.2 75.0 75.2 153.7 154.5 155.0 155.1

Wisconsin

450.9 452.0 455.5 456.4 280.3 285.4 287.1 285.5 406.4 410.0 411.2 414.3

Wyoming

27.5 28.2 28.5 28.8 36.5 36.7 36.7 37.2 70.3 68.8 69.6 70.2


Puerto Rico

122.2 116.3 116.7 116.4 81.2 79.2 80.1 80.3 215.1 209.6 208.2 207.4

Virgin Islands

2.5 2.5 2.6 2.6 7.6 6.2 6.1 6.1 11.1 10.2 10.3 10.7

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2017 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

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Last Modified Date: September 21, 2018