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.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)

Alabama

1,977.9 2,009.8 2,007.7 2,004.8 83.1 87.8 88.2 89.7 260.9 265.2 267.7 265.5

Alaska

331.8 332.4 331.7 332.1 16.0 15.6 15.7 15.7 13.4 13.0 13.4 13.3

Arizona

2,716.4 2,751.1 2,743.9 2,751.1 136.9 137.0 137.3 139.2 159.6 163.4 162.7 163.9

Arkansas

1,228.5 1,253.7 1,259.1 1,251.9 49.9 51.4 51.9 50.4 154.8 157.8 158.4 158.1

California

16,512.7 16,701.5 16,786.0 16,777.8 777.5 818.6 823.5 824.9 1,302.9 1,294.8 1,293.5 1,300.1


Colorado

2,609.5 2,644.8 2,650.9 2,655.3 155.8 153.5 155.2 155.9 142.5 142.2 141.6 142.1

Connecticut

1,681.2 1,692.8 1,691.1 1,687.2 59.0 60.5 58.7 57.8 156.8 156.6 156.4 157.6

Delaware(2)

454.5 454.7 456.3 457.3 20.9 21.7 21.2 21.0 25.9 25.8 25.8 26.0

District of Columbia(3)(2)

781.3 792.4 796.5 794.4 14.3 14.7 14.7 14.6 - - - -

Florida

8,428.5 8,601.6 8,629.8 8,649.9 479.2 506.4 511.1 514.2 356.9 365.9 368.9 369.0


Georgia

4,393.7 4,493.9 4,490.4 4,510.2 178.5 179.1 176.1 177.0 388.8 386.5 385.2 389.3

Hawaii(2)

651.9 654.3 658.2 655.7 38.0 37.1 37.0 37.4 14.1 13.9 14.0 13.7

Idaho

698.9 708.8 711.7 714.1 42.3 43.6 43.4 44.2 64.9 65.9 66.8 67.0

Illinois

6,020.2 6,046.9 6,047.5 6,043.8 217.8 215.2 212.8 214.8 573.8 575.1 574.0 571.0

Indiana

3,094.2 3,118.1 3,126.6 3,125.8 131.5 137.7 137.0 136.2 522.0 527.0 529.8 529.4


Iowa

1,572.9 1,586.7 1,587.8 1,590.1 81.3 78.7 76.3 75.4 213.4 213.4 214.9 214.8

Kansas

1,410.9 1,399.8 1,401.1 1,401.9 61.1 61.5 61.9 62.1 159.7 158.8 158.6 157.1

Kentucky

1,916.8 1,936.2 1,939.0 1,947.3 76.3 79.4 80.2 82.6 248.9 250.0 247.8 248.9

Louisiana

1,961.0 1,988.1 1,981.8 1,985.2 138.2 153.8 154.0 153.5 134.6 134.5 134.1 134.3

Maine

618.1 623.3 624.5 620.8 26.9 28.8 29.0 28.5 50.7 50.7 50.1 50.3


Maryland(2)

2,714.7 2,760.7 2,764.1 2,778.3 162.3 164.7 166.9 170.1 103.4 102.2 102.7 103.5

Massachusetts

3,573.8 3,617.9 3,620.4 3,631.2 145.4 146.6 148.4 148.8 245.5 243.8 244.4 244.6

Michigan

4,332.3 4,386.1 4,391.1 4,392.6 154.9 160.4 160.5 161.2 598.8 604.0 604.4 608.5

Minnesota

2,904.1 2,952.1 2,954.7 2,948.1 115.4 123.0 122.1 121.7 317.9 319.9 320.1 320.9

Mississippi

1,146.6 1,151.3 1,153.5 1,153.5 43.5 42.5 42.2 42.9 143.2 143.1 142.9 143.2


Missouri

2,848.3 2,889.0 2,900.4 2,900.6 120.8 117.6 119.9 118.7 263.5 267.6 264.9 270.6

Montana

467.6 473.7 473.2 475.2 27.1 27.3 27.0 27.2 19.5 19.5 19.4 19.2

Nebraska(2)

1,013.6 1,029.8 1,029.6 1,027.1 51.7 51.8 51.1 50.2 96.8 97.7 97.6 97.5

Nevada

1,309.1 1,337.4 1,345.2 1,347.9 75.9 84.3 85.8 87.5 43.8 45.3 45.3 45.3

New Hampshire

670.3 676.9 680.4 684.6 25.5 28.1 28.5 28.6 68.1 68.7 69.0 68.5


New Jersey

4,091.3 4,122.5 4,129.2 4,129.4 152.9 157.6 157.9 159.2 243.0 246.4 245.3 245.4

New Mexico

830.4 834.3 833.5 839.2 42.7 46.5 44.6 45.9 26.4 26.2 26.3 26.6

New York

9,421.4 9,533.2 9,547.8 9,550.0 374.7 377.6 375.9 373.3 451.8 436.4 432.3 432.5

North Carolina

4,352.5 4,405.6 4,414.6 4,423.0 201.0 200.5 198.6 199.2 464.6 464.6 464.0 462.6

North Dakota

435.1 439.6 441.3 440.8 33.1 33.3 33.2 32.5 24.6 23.9 24.1 23.9


Ohio

5,488.1 5,536.5 5,540.0 5,545.2 203.2 212.1 209.4 211.3 685.4 686.7 685.9 687.5

Oklahoma

1,649.1 1,656.8 1,665.1 1,669.0 77.9 78.9 81.2 81.7 127.5 131.7 130.5 131.0

Oregon

1,836.5 1,880.2 1,887.6 1,878.1 90.5 100.8 101.8 101.1 187.8 193.0 193.2 192.8

Pennsylvania

5,894.3 5,924.8 5,961.7 5,953.7 237.6 243.3 240.6 242.3 557.1 546.7 554.5 555.3

Rhode Island

490.4 496.1 499.7 499.7 18.2 20.4 20.3 21.4 40.4 41.2 41.8 41.2


South Carolina

2,059.3 2,084.3 2,088.7 2,094.9 95.8 98.0 98.1 95.4 238.1 246.2 247.9 248.2

South Dakota(2)

433.5 435.9 435.7 436.8 24.3 23.3 23.2 23.6 42.1 40.9 41.3 41.5

Tennessee(2)

2,975.4 3,016.2 3,019.4 3,027.6 119.4 125.7 124.0 126.2 345.0 346.9 347.0 346.7

Texas

12,035.3 12,306.7 12,328.4 12,333.9 699.6 713.9 712.2 714.8 841.8 871.1 875.2 877.4

Utah

1,434.7 1,468.9 1,468.4 1,472.0 91.8 98.6 97.5 97.5 126.1 128.8 128.7 128.9


Vermont

314.3 315.0 316.6 316.2 15.3 15.3 14.9 15.0 29.8 28.5 28.8 28.5

Virginia

3,922.5 3,967.6 3,979.0 3,981.2 186.5 190.0 191.8 191.0 232.5 232.1 232.7 233.8

Washington

3,256.8 3,316.9 3,322.1 3,324.1 188.8 196.1 195.0 196.5 288.7 285.6 284.6 284.5

West Virginia

744.5 746.7 747.3 745.4 29.4 31.7 30.9 30.5 46.5 45.3 45.4 45.0

Wisconsin

2,929.1 2,951.1 2,956.9 2,948.1 111.9 112.2 112.7 112.3 463.6 472.4 474.3 473.8

Wyoming

279.5 277.0 277.0 277.1 20.7 20.9 20.2 20.2 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.3


Puerto Rico(2)

894.2 881.8 879.9 878.0 23.6 21.4 21.1 20.4 73.8 71.5 71.5 71.3

Virgin Islands(3)

38.4 38.7 38.6 38.9 - - - - - - - -

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 2016 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.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)

Alabama

380.3 377.0 373.5 373.7 96.3 98.9 98.7 98.4 233.2 242.9 241.5 242.0

Alaska

65.1 65.3 65.3 64.9 12.2 11.9 11.8 11.9 28.4 28.0 28.2 28.3

Arizona

518.9 519.8 521.4 520.0 203.4 209.4 208.1 209.3 417.4 417.0 414.7 418.7

Arkansas

252.3 254.9 257.4 254.2 51.4 52.0 51.6 51.1 142.7 148.0 149.1 148.0

California

2,997.9 3,012.1 3,014.3 3,018.2 824.5 828.8 831.9 831.8 2,540.0 2,550.5 2,560.4 2,548.9


Colorado

456.2 469.0 467.3 467.2 164.6 166.4 168.3 168.8 406.7 413.3 412.8 417.2

Connecticut

298.7 298.2 299.9 298.4 129.7 132.8 133.0 132.1 218.6 216.3 216.4 217.2

Delaware

83.1 81.2 81.0 80.7 47.1 47.9 47.9 48.2 61.8 61.0 60.6 61.6

District of Columbia

32.9 32.8 32.6 32.9 30.4 29.3 29.7 30.0 165.1 168.1 169.9 169.1

Florida

1,729.0 1,753.6 1,757.0 1,761.3 547.7 556.3 558.6 557.6 1,295.9 1,329.2 1,327.7 1,338.5


Georgia

929.4 945.0 944.5 947.2 239.5 248.4 247.6 248.6 654.0 684.9 680.8 691.0

Hawaii

120.4 121.8 123.9 122.5 28.4 28.1 27.9 27.5 83.7 85.1 86.1 87.4

Idaho

138.2 138.2 139.8 141.2 34.2 34.3 34.0 34.3 86.2 87.1 86.4 87.2

Illinois

1,211.7 1,203.9 1,199.3 1,205.9 383.7 394.1 393.7 392.8 934.5 947.0 953.1 949.8

Indiana

595.3 590.7 589.9 592.5 134.3 139.2 137.1 137.8 337.1 342.7 341.7 341.7


Iowa

316.4 318.8 320.2 321.8 108.2 112.9 112.9 111.6 138.4 142.1 141.5 142.5

Kansas

268.2 265.8 265.1 266.7 86.0 85.6 85.9 86.5 178.5 175.5 177.9 179.1

Kentucky

399.3 402.4 404.9 405.4 93.4 95.1 95.2 95.7 216.7 225.4 225.8 229.2

Louisiana

386.9 382.7 381.8 381.0 92.1 92.1 92.3 93.5 207.7 212.7 211.6 212.7

Maine

121.0 121.4 121.2 119.8 31.1 30.2 30.1 30.3 65.6 64.1 65.3 64.5


Maryland

468.6 471.3 471.5 473.2 149.4 149.9 148.3 148.8 443.4 461.2 462.9 468.2

Massachusetts

577.3 579.9 579.0 578.3 224.1 228.9 229.9 229.6 551.7 561.7 561.4 568.5

Michigan

785.5 781.5 783.5 784.8 213.2 219.4 218.6 218.5 651.1 667.3 664.0 662.9

Minnesota

533.6 536.8 535.8 539.0 176.2 176.6 175.3 175.5 372.8 377.8 375.4 376.2

Mississippi

230.5 232.9 233.5 232.9 44.0 44.3 44.6 44.4 107.3 107.4 106.1 104.9


Missouri

545.5 554.4 550.9 548.8 169.2 174.2 173.1 173.7 379.8 390.5 393.2 391.2

Montana

95.1 94.7 95.3 96.3 23.8 24.5 24.7 24.7 40.3 42.0 41.7 41.8

Nebraska

204.4 205.9 206.0 205.6 73.6 75.0 75.2 75.0 117.5 122.4 122.4 122.2

Nevada

244.0 246.7 244.8 245.4 63.0 62.4 63.3 63.1 178.8 186.3 188.9 187.3

New Hampshire

140.5 138.6 139.3 139.9 37.2 38.2 38.0 38.1 78.0 79.6 80.0 80.5


New Jersey

869.3 869.7 871.4 871.5 249.7 252.3 253.4 252.1 664.9 670.5 670.6 666.0

New Mexico

138.9 139.4 140.3 139.8 33.5 33.8 33.9 33.7 101.4 102.4 103.8 106.1

New York

1,571.9 1,570.3 1,573.6 1,566.4 714.9 714.8 715.3 712.3 1,297.0 1,334.4 1,335.0 1,341.8

North Carolina

817.5 816.5 819.1 822.8 227.7 229.3 229.8 231.8 607.3 635.1 637.6 641.3

North Dakota

95.9 95.1 95.3 95.0 24.0 24.8 24.6 25.1 34.6 36.1 35.8 36.4


Ohio

1,023.3 1,017.2 1,017.6 1,013.1 300.6 308.5 309.8 309.4 723.1 734.3 732.0 731.0

Oklahoma

307.0 299.0 299.2 301.0 78.5 80.5 81.1 81.0 180.0 185.5 185.3 185.1

Oregon

343.1 344.9 345.9 345.4 97.4 97.8 98.4 97.1 239.3 247.0 245.7 246.1

Pennsylvania

1,130.4 1,127.4 1,128.1 1,127.1 316.9 317.9 316.9 317.4 794.4 810.1 816.8 815.6

Rhode Island

76.4 77.4 77.2 76.8 33.6 33.5 33.1 33.1 65.8 64.9 65.4 65.4


South Carolina

394.9 401.8 398.7 399.4 100.1 101.0 101.3 100.9 269.0 272.5 272.3 277.8

South Dakota

88.5 88.0 87.8 87.6 29.3 29.8 30.2 30.4 31.2 30.7 31.0 31.1

Tennessee

619.6 625.1 626.2 630.5 153.4 156.1 156.4 156.0 407.1 416.0 416.4 417.1

Texas

2,424.3 2,439.0 2,443.4 2,452.5 734.1 753.9 758.2 757.8 1,631.5 1,678.3 1,680.3 1,679.4

Utah

272.9 280.1 278.9 280.1 82.3 83.6 83.4 84.2 204.5 212.4 212.7 214.1


Vermont

55.6 56.1 55.9 56.0 12.0 11.7 11.8 11.9 28.0 28.5 28.7 27.9

Virginia

662.0 664.7 664.9 662.8 200.9 205.6 205.6 206.1 717.9 735.6 741.3 735.1

Washington

611.9 619.4 621.1 625.1 151.7 156.9 157.0 157.1 404.7 408.7 408.4 407.8

West Virginia

133.2 129.9 130.3 129.4 27.6 27.6 27.8 28.2 65.4 65.9 66.3 65.4

Wisconsin

541.5 544.1 541.6 541.2 151.9 152.2 151.7 152.8 321.9 322.3 324.8 321.3

Wyoming

53.3 52.0 52.2 52.6 10.8 10.8 10.7 11.0 17.6 16.5 16.9 17.0


Puerto Rico

174.3 170.7 171.7 170.9 42.7 42.5 42.3 42.3 114.1 111.8 112.4 111.9

Virgin Islands(1)

8.1 8.0 8.0 8.0 - - - - - - - -

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 2016 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.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)
Aug.
2016
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017(p)

Alabama

233.9 238.8 238.3 237.7 198.5 208.1 208.0 206.7 381.8 378.5 378.4 378.9

Alaska

49.0 49.3 49.6 49.5 35.6 36.2 35.9 35.3 80.9 81.7 80.8 81.4

Arizona

412.7 421.9 420.6 421.7 310.9 324.8 324.2 323.3 410.6 416.3 414.2 414.6

Arkansas

182.1 188.1 188.9 188.9 115.9 121.5 121.9 121.3 212.5 211.1 211.5 211.2

California

2,546.1 2,597.8 2,620.9 2,621.5 1,898.2 1,934.2 1,950.1 1,937.7 2,517.3 2,544.2 2,562.9 2,556.6


Colorado

328.5 334.6 335.8 336.4 324.5 334.3 333.7 329.9 429.6 426.8 430.2 431.9

Connecticut

329.9 333.2 333.4 332.7 154.8 161.1 159.1 158.1 235.7 233.8 232.9 232.7

Delaware

77.1 78.7 79.2 79.5 49.8 50.8 52.0 52.2 65.4 64.7 65.5 65.2

District of Columbia

134.2 138.3 138.5 139.5 74.9 80.9 82.6 80.8 238.7 238.2 238.7 237.8

Florida

1,248.4 1,277.5 1,278.1 1,278.9 1,177.8 1,200.5 1,205.9 1,205.7 1,100.2 1,105.3 1,111.0 1,109.0


Georgia

563.8 579.1 577.2 576.6 470.8 488.7 492.0 490.0 689.9 695.2 700.7 705.0

Hawaii

83.9 83.6 86.0 84.7 118.5 122.7 123.0 122.2 128.0 125.6 123.5 124.0

Idaho

101.3 104.7 105.1 103.9 72.3 73.0 73.6 72.6 122.0 124.6 125.2 125.6

Illinois

916.6 925.7 922.2 925.6 595.0 602.7 606.2 596.3 828.7 823.9 824.9 825.6

Indiana

465.0 474.6 476.1 474.0 307.9 307.3 310.4 305.6 436.0 431.8 438.1 442.2


Iowa

230.1 235.8 236.6 239.1 142.1 144.5 144.9 143.4 258.8 256.4 256.8 256.8

Kansas

196.1 195.8 195.4 196.7 127.6 126.7 124.8 124.5 255.6 254.4 256.2 252.9

Kentucky

270.1 270.3 270.2 273.6 194.8 196.0 195.5 193.0 319.1 316.2 317.9 317.9

Louisiana

310.9 317.4 317.3 316.6 230.5 236.6 235.7 238.1 323.8 323.7 320.6 321.4

Maine

125.2 128.1 127.9 128.5 65.5 68.0 68.2 67.2 100.4 101.1 101.9 101.6


Maryland

458.7 465.9 474.8 474.4 271.9 273.3 276.4 275.3 506.0 517.9 507.2 511.7

Massachusetts

784.3 804.2 807.2 806.9 362.7 362.5 363.8 361.4 456.1 459.1 457.4 458.3

Michigan

666.8 668.9 671.5 668.7 426.1 432.9 433.3 431.9 601.9 612.1 615.5 615.6

Minnesota

524.8 542.8 546.2 540.9 264.6 271.5 274.0 267.6 425.7 426.5 428.1 428.9

Mississippi

141.1 143.7 143.9 145.4 133.5 133.1 134.6 134.9 244.4 245.2 247.6 246.9


Missouri

457.9 463.1 466.9 469.9 300.0 310.9 308.7 307.9 438.3 438.9 451.2 445.0

Montana

74.4 76.1 75.6 76.5 64.4 66.0 66.2 65.8 91.5 92.5 92.3 92.6

Nebraska

153.3 153.8 155.3 155.3 90.7 92.5 92.9 93.2 170.5 173.4 171.4 170.6

Nevada

128.3 133.1 133.5 135.4 347.3 349.1 350.4 351.6 159.6 159.3 162.4 162.5

New Hampshire

121.2 123.5 123.6 123.7 69.7 71.8 71.6 73.0 92.2 90.5 91.4 93.1


New Jersey

676.8 689.5 686.5 688.7 371.5 380.8 388.1 391.8 617.1 610.3 611.9 612.8

New Mexico

139.6 139.9 139.2 140.3 96.1 100.9 99.5 99.4 191.1 184.5 185.8 187.6

New York

1,964.2 2,019.9 2,029.9 2,031.0 917.9 941.9 943.6 952.4 1,446.0 1,451.6 1,455.0 1,455.5

North Carolina

588.4 597.7 599.7 605.1 482.0 489.6 492.3 493.4 728.5 737.7 739.6 734.6

North Dakota

62.6 62.9 63.1 62.8 39.4 39.5 40.8 40.2 83.7 83.5 83.1 83.5


Ohio

925.1 944.5 943.1 946.9 551.7 555.6 563.8 570.4 780.0 779.0 781.7 775.8

Oklahoma

233.8 235.6 239.0 239.3 163.9 163.8 166.6 168.1 353.9 354.0 354.5 353.9

Oregon

268.3 276.4 278.1 277.8 199.4 203.3 206.2 202.6 305.7 310.6 312.8 309.6

Pennsylvania

1,222.6 1,240.5 1,250.3 1,245.0 557.5 574.3 580.4 582.5 710.9 694.9 705.7 701.3

Rhode Island

105.8 106.7 107.8 108.4 57.8 59.7 61.6 62.0 61.0 60.6 60.9 60.4


South Carolina

242.6 246.9 247.8 248.8 248.2 248.4 250.1 248.7 364.6 366.0 368.5 370.2

South Dakota

70.6 71.1 71.1 71.5 46.7 48.8 47.9 48.0 79.0 80.8 80.5 80.3

Tennessee

426.2 427.2 427.4 428.8 321.1 327.9 329.9 330.8 427.5 433.5 434.3 433.1

Texas

1,640.3 1,688.3 1,688.8 1,686.6 1,294.1 1,320.6 1,327.3 1,328.7 1,931.4 1,959.2 1,958.1 1,959.2

Utah

193.0 196.5 197.8 199.3 139.4 141.7 142.0 141.6 238.8 242.3 243.1 242.1


Vermont

64.5 65.0 66.2 65.9 36.8 37.6 38.4 38.6 56.4 56.0 55.9 56.2

Virginia

532.1 544.3 548.6 554.0 398.6 407.5 406.5 409.1 716.0 714.7 714.6 714.7

Washington

465.6 476.2 478.8 479.7 325.9 335.6 333.5 333.3 574.3 584.6 591.5 588.6

West Virginia

129.5 133.4 133.5 133.9 74.6 72.9 73.6 73.9 155.7 154.1 153.5 154.1

Wisconsin

446.6 449.2 449.8 451.0 275.2 284.9 282.3 279.7 414.6 410.8 417.1 413.5

Wyoming

27.6 27.7 27.6 27.4 36.0 34.6 34.9 34.7 71.4 70.0 69.8 69.7


Puerto Rico

122.7 123.6 124.5 125.1 81.0 82.7 82.8 82.5 226.9 222.0 217.7 218.1

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.8 10.7 10.9 10.9 11.2

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 2016 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 15, 2017