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
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)

Alabama

1,983.7 2,014.1 2,015.7 2,017.8 82.5 90.1 91.6 89.8 263.5 267.1 267.2 269.2

Alaska

329.4 330.4 327.5 327.2 15.5 15.7 16.5 17.0 13.0 11.5 10.2 9.1

Arizona

2,735.4 2,762.0 2,767.9 2,770.4 136.4 139.1 142.0 143.4 161.4 164.4 164.8 167.1

Arkansas

1,237.3 1,256.2 1,255.1 1,248.6 50.0 52.6 53.1 52.6 156.1 160.8 161.1 160.8

California

16,637.9 16,874.0 16,927.7 16,980.4 783.9 832.1 832.9 839.9 1,304.3 1,298.2 1,299.3 1,302.3


Colorado

2,618.3 2,661.5 2,666.4 2,671.5 156.3 158.4 161.6 164.9 141.7 141.4 143.5 143.2

Connecticut

1,677.5 1,681.0 1,679.2 1,685.2 58.0 58.4 57.1 56.1 156.2 157.3 158.3 160.3

Delaware(2)

454.4 455.6 453.8 453.8 20.6 20.7 20.8 21.1 25.9 26.0 25.9 26.0

District of Columbia(3)(2)

787.6 794.4 793.7 795.6 14.7 14.6 14.6 14.7 - - - -

Florida

8,492.4 8,663.3 8,678.5 8,705.9 484.5 518.4 523.8 528.4 357.7 372.5 372.4 373.9


Georgia

4,435.7 4,510.4 4,513.3 4,518.9 178.0 178.9 180.4 183.5 390.9 386.9 386.2 387.1

Hawaii(2)

651.9 657.8 657.0 659.1 37.7 38.1 38.8 38.8 13.8 13.6 13.8 13.8

Idaho

707.9 720.5 722.0 722.6 43.1 43.8 44.2 44.2 66.0 66.9 67.2 67.7

Illinois

6,021.3 6,046.3 6,049.4 6,050.9 210.4 211.2 214.0 216.2 569.9 573.0 575.9 577.6

Indiana

3,108.6 3,133.8 3,130.5 3,136.2 128.8 134.3 139.0 139.7 526.9 531.7 529.8 534.5


Iowa

1,571.8 1,586.6 1,593.0 1,600.1 81.1 75.1 74.9 73.6 210.9 217.6 219.3 222.6

Kansas

1,410.5 1,408.5 1,411.5 1,416.8 60.9 62.2 62.3 63.9 160.2 158.9 159.6 158.6

Kentucky

1,931.3 1,948.8 1,952.1 1,952.5 76.5 81.2 81.3 80.9 250.1 249.2 251.7 252.2

Louisiana

1,969.0 1,978.0 1,974.9 1,974.5 142.9 150.5 151.7 153.0 132.9 133.9 133.2 134.3

Maine

617.6 619.2 619.7 622.6 28.1 27.7 28.0 27.9 50.3 50.6 50.7 50.9


Maryland(2)

2,730.8 2,777.5 2,782.4 2,762.2 162.6 171.7 169.3 168.3 104.3 103.8 105.0 104.4

Massachusetts

3,586.4 3,641.9 3,649.7 3,649.4 147.9 152.0 154.8 156.4 244.5 245.0 246.5 247.3

Michigan

4,368.9 4,406.1 4,415.9 4,426.0 157.5 162.6 162.8 164.9 601.8 603.2 605.0 607.1

Minnesota

2,921.4 2,953.1 2,949.8 2,958.7 118.9 119.5 121.6 127.3 317.9 322.3 321.8 321.2

Mississippi

1,145.0 1,155.6 1,159.9 1,162.8 42.3 43.1 43.5 44.1 141.7 143.5 143.3 144.5


Missouri

2,871.7 2,891.9 2,896.1 2,894.5 123.0 115.0 116.0 114.2 262.5 267.7 268.1 269.7

Montana

471.7 476.3 476.1 480.0 27.6 27.8 27.2 28.7 19.6 19.7 19.9 19.8

Nebraska(2)

1,021.9 1,028.7 1,032.8 1,032.8 52.1 50.6 51.9 51.5 97.0 97.4 98.9 98.4

Nevada

1,321.3 1,352.1 1,357.5 1,365.1 81.3 88.1 89.7 91.7 44.4 45.8 45.8 46.1

New Hampshire

673.6 681.1 683.6 678.9 26.3 28.2 28.4 27.7 68.5 69.4 69.2 69.3


New Jersey

4,103.7 4,130.3 4,138.0 4,126.6 150.9 157.1 158.6 154.3 239.9 247.0 246.6 248.5

New Mexico

836.4 844.3 846.4 846.8 43.7 45.6 46.6 46.7 26.5 26.5 26.6 26.4

New York

9,458.3 9,527.7 9,557.1 9,556.6 370.3 375.6 380.2 380.2 444.0 432.0 434.1 435.3

North Carolina

4,382.7 4,443.6 4,445.2 4,457.7 204.0 200.4 200.6 201.9 466.8 465.5 466.8 467.5

North Dakota

433.8 438.5 436.1 435.6 32.0 31.8 31.4 30.7 23.9 23.8 24.1 24.1


Ohio

5,503.7 5,545.4 5,539.7 5,542.2 203.4 212.5 211.9 210.2 688.7 692.7 695.4 698.9

Oklahoma

1,650.2 1,672.1 1,669.5 1,670.6 76.5 83.2 81.8 84.7 127.5 130.6 130.9 130.5

Oregon

1,852.5 1,887.4 1,887.1 1,901.8 94.8 103.6 103.2 104.8 187.3 194.2 192.9 195.3

Pennsylvania

5,916.3 5,973.7 5,980.1 5,994.7 240.9 246.1 249.2 254.0 557.5 552.4 552.1 553.0

Rhode Island

491.3 497.1 497.9 497.3 18.6 20.4 20.9 20.7 40.0 41.1 41.8 42.0


South Carolina

2,070.7 2,105.7 2,114.3 2,117.2 98.4 97.8 98.7 100.9 241.6 247.6 250.5 250.9

South Dakota(2)

435.4 435.5 436.3 439.4 23.9 23.7 23.8 24.0 41.5 41.7 42.3 42.9

Tennessee(2)

2,994.1 3,025.0 3,024.8 3,022.8 122.2 125.0 126.9 126.1 344.9 345.7 347.3 346.4

Texas

12,137.8 12,390.7 12,444.3 12,444.7 704.9 721.2 728.5 732.8 841.9 876.7 880.6 878.2

Utah

1,449.4 1,482.3 1,486.0 1,487.3 92.2 95.8 97.5 98.7 128.1 128.9 129.8 131.6


Vermont

313.9 316.7 317.4 316.4 15.4 15.6 15.1 15.3 29.3 28.6 28.6 28.7

Virginia

3,936.3 3,972.2 3,968.6 3,966.5 189.3 192.3 193.4 194.6 233.1 232.7 233.5 235.5

Washington

3,291.5 3,342.8 3,353.9 3,360.0 192.1 200.7 202.1 203.6 286.5 283.6 284.5 286.9

West Virginia

746.8 749.1 747.7 748.1 30.5 31.7 32.5 33.1 46.4 45.7 46.0 46.0

Wisconsin

2,934.3 2,971.9 2,976.2 2,974.5 112.8 112.4 111.7 112.9 468.4 481.1 482.8 479.9

Wyoming

276.8 275.4 274.8 277.9 20.4 20.7 20.2 20.8 9.1 9.4 9.3 9.4


Puerto Rico(2)

893.1 840.4 850.6 847.8 24.5 20.4 20.2 21.5 73.9 69.7 70.1 69.1

Virgin Islands(3)

38.2 36.1 35.9 35.9 - - - - - - - -

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
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)

Alabama

379.0 377.0 376.9 373.9 98.1 99.4 98.3 97.8 235.3 239.9 240.8 240.5

Alaska

65.0 65.8 64.8 64.5 12.0 11.5 11.5 11.7 27.1 27.7 27.6 27.9

Arizona

520.1 519.7 518.0 514.6 205.9 210.3 210.7 210.6 420.3 425.3 427.1 427.5

Arkansas

254.2 256.0 254.7 251.1 51.2 50.8 51.2 51.5 144.6 148.1 148.7 147.0

California

3,023.1 3,038.5 3,040.8 3,037.0 831.5 835.5 838.3 844.9 2,543.7 2,552.7 2,568.7 2,577.4


Colorado

458.9 465.6 465.6 465.4 163.7 166.0 165.1 164.8 409.7 423.4 424.6 425.3

Connecticut

298.1 297.7 297.7 300.3 130.2 132.6 133.2 132.4 216.4 218.1 216.3 219.0

Delaware

82.2 80.4 80.0 79.7 47.0 48.0 47.9 48.0 61.1 62.1 61.8 60.6

District of Columbia

31.9 33.0 32.7 32.3 29.8 29.8 29.4 29.7 167.3 169.9 170.3 169.6

Florida

1,737.8 1,762.1 1,768.7 1,771.4 553.0 562.2 566.3 568.3 1,303.0 1,348.5 1,340.9 1,350.2


Georgia

933.9 943.5 944.3 942.3 240.1 246.3 245.3 244.8 671.1 689.9 692.8 691.6

Hawaii

121.9 123.1 122.9 121.8 28.5 27.5 27.8 28.1 84.3 86.4 86.2 86.6

Idaho

139.6 143.0 142.5 142.3 35.1 35.0 35.5 35.7 88.6 87.2 86.5 87.2

Illinois

1,209.5 1,206.1 1,206.8 1,206.6 385.1 398.6 396.4 393.8 945.8 947.8 954.6 951.5

Indiana

603.1 597.8 595.9 596.8 134.8 140.6 139.8 137.9 337.3 339.6 339.3 335.2


Iowa

317.0 319.2 319.3 320.7 110.0 112.5 113.9 114.6 139.2 140.5 143.0 142.5

Kansas

266.0 263.0 264.2 265.1 86.0 87.0 86.7 86.3 179.0 180.9 182.3 183.4

Kentucky

402.2 406.0 404.6 402.9 95.8 94.6 95.2 95.2 225.1 230.6 229.7 230.7

Louisiana

387.7 380.7 377.9 376.7 92.3 93.3 92.4 92.8 211.3 213.2 214.7 213.4

Maine

120.1 120.7 120.3 120.8 30.4 30.6 30.4 30.8 66.0 65.8 67.2 67.7


Maryland

468.9 470.4 471.8 468.9 149.1 148.6 150.1 149.1 447.7 462.2 464.7 458.7

Massachusetts

572.2 580.1 578.2 577.7 224.7 228.6 227.0 227.4 556.4 571.9 573.8 572.8

Michigan

782.4 783.8 783.7 783.3 216.6 219.0 218.4 219.0 662.1 672.5 676.6 677.3

Minnesota

535.6 539.7 540.4 542.2 177.5 175.8 176.3 176.1 375.8 379.2 381.4 380.0

Mississippi

230.9 233.5 232.7 233.8 43.3 44.2 44.6 44.6 105.6 105.4 108.0 110.2


Missouri

550.5 548.8 548.1 546.3 170.2 175.3 174.3 175.4 385.0 394.1 398.5 398.0

Montana

95.1 94.4 94.3 94.1 24.3 24.9 24.9 25.2 41.2 42.4 42.7 43.3

Nebraska

206.9 203.6 204.5 203.3 74.0 74.3 73.9 74.5 120.0 123.4 123.7 124.1

Nevada

243.2 242.9 245.9 248.8 62.6 63.3 63.5 63.7 180.1 190.5 190.6 191.3

New Hampshire

139.5 140.9 141.2 139.0 37.5 38.8 38.5 39.0 78.9 78.5 79.1 78.6


New Jersey

875.1 875.7 876.1 870.0 250.1 250.7 250.8 249.0 670.1 667.3 667.9 669.2

New Mexico

139.3 140.8 141.0 140.9 33.2 34.4 34.7 34.9 102.8 104.6 104.0 103.4

New York

1,578.6 1,573.5 1,575.8 1,574.3 713.0 716.5 715.1 715.8 1,320.8 1,339.9 1,346.7 1,348.5

North Carolina

820.9 828.7 827.4 829.0 229.2 229.9 228.1 230.9 619.0 647.8 651.6 655.2

North Dakota

95.4 94.8 94.5 95.2 24.6 24.8 24.5 24.6 34.9 36.9 36.4 36.1


Ohio

1,027.3 1,022.5 1,017.4 1,016.9 300.4 306.1 308.6 310.2 724.1 727.9 726.6 723.1

Oklahoma

307.6 303.7 302.1 302.5 79.5 80.9 80.9 80.7 179.8 181.3 180.8 180.4

Oregon

342.7 345.7 345.7 346.2 98.4 97.8 98.0 98.5 241.5 247.4 245.9 248.9

Pennsylvania

1,125.9 1,131.3 1,131.9 1,127.6 317.9 317.7 318.9 319.4 797.3 820.6 822.4 820.5

Rhode Island

76.6 77.5 77.1 76.2 32.8 33.4 33.2 33.6 66.4 66.1 65.3 65.6


South Carolina

399.8 403.7 407.4 404.0 99.7 100.3 100.8 100.7 268.2 279.1 282.3 280.0

South Dakota

89.1 87.5 87.0 87.4 29.6 29.7 30.0 30.1 31.6 31.7 31.1 31.8

Tennessee

621.2 630.6 628.3 623.2 155.0 155.3 155.2 155.6 410.7 411.8 407.4 412.2

Texas

2,446.7 2,460.2 2,470.5 2,460.0 739.1 765.2 767.3 765.2 1,647.2 1,685.9 1,700.1 1,699.8

Utah

276.6 281.5 282.2 280.2 82.5 83.0 83.4 82.6 207.8 214.5 212.0 211.8


Vermont

55.2 55.7 55.5 55.5 11.9 11.9 11.9 12.1 27.6 29.0 28.8 28.4

Virginia

666.5 661.3 656.4 659.2 202.1 206.4 206.8 207.1 718.6 730.5 729.9 725.3

Washington

619.2 628.4 630.7 627.7 152.0 158.3 158.3 158.9 406.8 414.8 418.6 415.3

West Virginia

132.2 129.3 129.0 128.2 27.2 27.7 27.4 27.5 64.6 64.4 63.8 64.6

Wisconsin

535.8 542.8 544.5 545.4 152.2 152.0 151.8 150.6 320.3 326.6 327.2 329.1

Wyoming

53.4 51.8 51.8 52.2 10.4 10.7 10.9 11.0 17.6 17.4 17.6 17.7


Puerto Rico

171.2 158.8 158.6 158.9 42.5 41.1 41.1 41.2 114.9 110.7 114.1 113.8

Virgin Islands(1)

7.9 6.9 6.9 7.2 - - - - - - - -

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.

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
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)

Alabama

235.9 240.7 240.2 240.7 199.1 205.5 205.5 208.3 379.8 382.7 383.0 384.7

Alaska

49.0 49.1 49.1 49.0 36.1 36.4 35.7 36.3 80.8 81.1 80.9 80.7

Arizona

417.2 426.0 427.6 424.7 318.3 323.6 324.4 327.2 411.7 412.1 412.3 413.1

Arkansas

185.1 188.8 189.9 190.4 116.3 119.4 117.3 116.5 211.2 210.5 210.3 210.2

California

2,570.5 2,635.9 2,649.2 2,650.5 1,922.6 1,957.6 1,975.2 1,985.3 2,545.6 2,580.4 2,583.6 2,593.9


Colorado

332.8 338.0 337.2 338.8 327.0 335.1 336.4 335.7 428.0 427.9 428.0 428.8

Connecticut

331.3 333.6 334.5 334.9 155.3 153.7 151.7 153.3 233.9 231.0 230.8 230.8

Delaware

78.1 79.5 79.8 79.7 51.0 50.7 49.8 50.3 65.0 65.1 65.0 65.3

District of Columbia

136.4 137.4 137.9 138.6 77.5 81.6 80.1 80.9 240.3 238.5 238.3 238.0

Florida

1,262.7 1,275.3 1,279.3 1,285.0 1,194.0 1,195.9 1,199.1 1,203.1 1,100.1 1,111.5 1,111.2 1,108.9


Georgia

569.7 584.0 584.8 589.3 481.6 492.8 494.1 495.9 691.1 701.8 701.1 698.1

Hawaii

83.3 85.4 85.1 86.1 120.1 121.9 122.3 122.4 126.2 125.3 123.8 125.2

Idaho

102.3 106.7 107.2 107.2 72.5 73.4 73.8 73.3 123.0 126.0 126.5 126.5

Illinois

918.1 929.4 927.0 924.7 596.9 597.0 595.7 595.5 831.6 826.4 823.4 827.5

Indiana

470.0 474.6 475.3 478.8 310.2 308.8 306.4 307.7 430.6 439.0 438.8 438.5


Iowa

228.2 232.4 233.6 235.1 142.7 147.6 148.3 149.3 258.5 258.7 258.2 259.5

Kansas

197.0 198.1 198.9 198.3 127.0 126.2 125.1 128.3 257.3 255.9 255.5 255.6

Kentucky

272.9 274.8 274.7 274.3 190.6 193.2 195.3 196.1 318.8 317.2 316.7 316.8

Louisiana

313.1 316.0 315.9 316.2 230.3 235.5 235.2 235.8 323.1 319.9 319.3 318.1

Maine

125.9 127.7 128.1 128.3 65.6 65.2 64.8 65.6 99.5 99.7 99.4 99.3


Maryland

464.8 478.0 477.7 475.6 273.8 276.8 276.3 273.4 506.1 513.4 514.8 512.6

Massachusetts

791.4 803.4 806.4 805.4 363.2 367.9 372.3 372.8 457.5 459.8 459.2 459.1

Michigan

667.6 671.6 673.5 674.6 434.4 437.8 441.7 443.1 609.9 614.9 613.2 615.1

Minnesota

531.2 539.6 540.6 543.1 261.6 267.7 261.1 262.9 429.7 431.1 430.5 430.7

Mississippi

141.1 144.7 145.8 145.7 136.5 137.8 138.5 137.5 244.9 244.6 244.7 243.8


Missouri

464.0 468.7 469.4 467.6 307.1 313.8 314.4 317.8 435.9 435.5 434.6 433.3

Montana

75.2 76.7 76.4 77.1 65.2 66.3 66.9 67.6 91.9 93.0 92.5 92.5

Nebraska

154.0 155.8 155.3 155.4 91.1 93.9 95.1 96.7 171.0 172.2 172.5 172.1

Nevada

131.1 134.6 135.9 136.6 349.7 352.8 350.5 350.9 159.0 163.9 164.8 165.7

New Hampshire

121.8 124.5 124.6 125.0 72.5 72.4 73.3 72.3 90.6 90.8 90.8 89.9


New Jersey

686.6 696.0 698.8 696.7 375.2 384.6 386.2 389.0 611.4 608.4 609.0 607.6

New Mexico

140.9 142.4 142.7 143.3 97.8 100.2 100.8 101.0 191.4 189.6 189.3 190.7

New York

1,969.7 2,012.8 2,025.7 2,019.4 926.5 937.4 939.9 943.6 1,451.2 1,455.3 1,454.2 1,453.9

North Carolina

589.0 605.0 606.1 605.4 485.6 492.1 490.2 492.8 732.4 740.1 740.0 739.7

North Dakota

62.5 63.4 63.1 63.3 39.5 38.6 37.6 37.0 83.4 83.5 83.4 83.6


Ohio

934.2 948.7 946.0 946.8 555.9 568.7 568.6 570.8 771.6 767.7 766.2 766.9

Oklahoma

234.6 240.0 238.6 240.1 166.2 169.8 170.3 168.8 353.5 354.8 354.3 353.9

Oregon

272.6 278.7 279.3 280.3 200.1 203.1 204.5 208.9 308.5 310.5 310.2 310.9

Pennsylvania

1,242.5 1,257.2 1,264.2 1,268.1 565.1 584.4 580.8 588.1 703.1 699.6 698.5 697.5

Rhode Island

106.8 107.2 107.7 108.1 58.6 59.6 60.2 59.2 60.7 60.7 60.5 60.5


South Carolina

245.4 251.3 251.9 252.5 247.5 249.7 248.0 253.8 365.1 369.8 368.6 368.4

South Dakota

71.1 71.6 72.3 72.3 47.8 46.9 46.9 48.2 79.0 80.3 80.5 80.7

Tennessee

430.4 434.9 436.3 435.6 325.5 329.3 332.1 333.1 428.3 436.1 433.4 433.3

Texas

1,658.6 1,684.0 1,689.8 1,689.3 1,312.6 1,340.5 1,348.2 1,355.0 1,940.4 1,971.0 1,973.5 1,977.8

Utah

195.6 200.8 200.8 201.7 140.7 146.6 149.5 149.3 240.7 244.8 244.9 245.7


Vermont

64.6 65.8 65.5 65.6 37.9 38.2 40.0 38.9 55.7 55.5 55.5 55.7

Virginia

538.1 554.9 555.4 552.5 398.4 406.6 405.2 401.8 715.1 713.2 712.0 713.1

Washington

471.2 478.1 481.5 482.1 334.0 335.5 334.8 338.7 580.3 590.4 587.3 591.4

West Virginia

131.2 133.9 134.5 134.2 74.6 75.9 75.7 75.6 155.8 155.6 154.9 154.5

Wisconsin

449.2 452.5 451.9 452.5 274.3 281.2 284.8 286.8 418.2 418.5 417.9 414.9

Wyoming

27.6 27.3 27.0 27.6 35.0 34.1 34.0 35.2 70.9 69.6 69.4 69.2


Puerto Rico

122.8 117.7 115.8 115.7 82.0 68.7 74.1 77.3 226.3 218.3 221.7 215.4

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.6 6.9 6.5 6.3 10.8 10.8 10.7 10.6

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: January 23, 2018