Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State Total(1) Construction Manufacturing
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)

Alabama(2)

1,957.5 1,973.6 1,976.9 1,976.2 81.9 79.2 78.4 75.8 - - - -

Alaska

339.2 334.8 334.8 334.6 16.9 16.4 16.9 16.6 14.8 14.6 14.2 15.7

Arizona

2,681.6 2,714.4 2,708.6 2,717.0 130.1 139.4 134.7 138.4 160.3 157.5 158.6 160.1

Arkansas

1,227.0 1,231.0 1,230.5 1,232.2 50.2 49.7 49.3 49.0 154.6 152.9 153.7 152.4

California

16,274.1 16,590.0 16,602.9 16,606.6 748.5 771.2 775.1 769.4 1,290.4 1,275.9 1,281.3 1,282.8


Colorado

2,578.6 2,632.7 2,631.4 2,627.4 156.2 168.7 167.7 167.2 143.9 141.6 140.8 140.8

Connecticut

1,680.0 1,677.8 1,679.7 1,678.0 57.4 57.3 55.5 55.5 158.5 159.6 159.2 159.5

Delaware(3)

456.0 459.7 459.9 458.5 21.8 20.5 20.6 20.8 27.6 26.7 26.6 26.4

District of Columbia(2)(3)

768.1 783.2 783.5 785.6 14.5 14.2 14.3 14.4 - - - -

Florida

8,211.5 8,435.4 8,463.6 8,462.9 440.6 461.4 461.8 462.9 348.8 360.6 358.9 355.8


Georgia

4,330.1 4,413.0 4,427.5 4,433.4 172.4 177.9 179.7 178.9 385.6 384.6 387.3 387.0

Hawaii(3)

642.0 654.2 655.9 655.2 37.9 39.0 38.9 39.2 13.7 13.8 13.8 13.7

Idaho

687.4 696.5 701.2 700.7 40.0 41.0 40.7 40.5 63.6 64.1 65.0 65.4

Illinois

5,974.2 6,023.8 6,019.3 6,002.6 217.8 213.6 211.3 208.1 576.4 568.4 566.5 565.4

Indiana

3,059.7 3,076.4 3,090.9 3,083.7 131.0 131.7 130.0 131.8 520.2 514.8 516.3 519.0


Iowa

1,573.9 1,584.8 1,580.2 1,582.1 82.9 89.7 89.7 89.8 215.7 209.2 207.8 208.7

Kansas

1,401.7 1,397.6 1,392.9 1,392.4 61.8 56.9 57.2 57.6 162.2 160.8 160.7 160.7

Kentucky

1,908.4 1,913.6 1,918.6 1,919.4 78.3 74.2 74.8 73.3 244.9 243.9 244.5 245.4

Louisiana

1,980.0 1,974.7 1,973.5 1,975.4 145.0 146.3 146.4 145.5 141.0 134.5 131.9 132.9

Maine

610.9 609.1 611.9 610.9 26.9 24.6 25.5 26.2 50.6 50.8 50.7 50.1


Maryland(3)

2,683.3 2,710.1 2,712.5 2,713.4 158.4 158.9 158.1 158.1 106.0 106.6 108.1 108.0

Massachusetts

3,515.4 3,576.8 3,583.8 3,590.4 144.8 149.1 149.9 153.6 250.4 251.1 251.0 251.3

Michigan

4,288.6 4,365.3 4,366.0 4,363.6 152.3 156.4 159.0 156.2 593.6 600.4 597.1 596.1

Minnesota

2,875.7 2,894.7 2,907.4 2,919.3 115.8 117.9 121.6 125.1 317.6 315.6 315.7 316.1

Mississippi

1,144.7 1,140.6 1,140.8 1,133.6 47.3 46.9 46.7 45.0 143.6 142.2 142.8 140.9


Missouri

2,783.3 2,840.3 2,844.1 2,847.8 117.8 117.8 120.6 121.3 260.2 259.3 258.5 259.4

Montana

461.1 464.4 466.8 465.3 27.1 24.8 26.9 25.9 19.2 19.5 19.6 20.0

Nebraska(3)

1,013.9 1,017.6 1,023.5 1,021.3 50.0 49.3 50.5 49.1 96.7 97.3 97.4 96.4

Nevada

1,267.7 1,299.1 1,302.6 1,306.0 72.0 80.5 80.5 83.0 42.3 42.4 42.4 42.5

New Hampshire

661.1 672.9 675.0 672.6 25.4 25.5 25.7 26.4 66.4 66.6 66.5 67.4


New Jersey

4,072.8 4,077.9 4,083.3 4,086.4 150.7 153.7 153.0 153.9 238.0 241.4 240.2 241.4

New Mexico

828.0 822.2 829.1 830.5 43.4 43.9 44.8 44.8 27.3 26.0 26.3 26.5

New York

9,298.4 9,393.9 9,403.2 9,413.1 373.5 366.5 365.4 365.7 453.1 448.8 445.3 443.3

North Carolina

4,275.0 4,344.2 4,353.4 4,360.2 193.8 201.6 200.0 199.8 458.5 461.3 462.8 463.0

North Dakota

444.7 441.3 441.5 436.9 32.3 32.3 32.4 29.9 24.9 24.5 24.7 24.7


Ohio

5,475.4 5,497.3 5,506.9 5,517.2 206.6 206.8 211.3 208.5 692.6 689.3 688.6 689.7

Oklahoma

1,663.1 1,657.3 1,654.5 1,657.5 79.8 80.9 80.0 80.1 132.3 125.7 124.8 126.1

Oregon

1,803.7 1,852.9 1,858.1 1,863.1 84.1 89.7 91.1 91.7 187.9 185.3 186.0 186.1

Pennsylvania

5,868.1 5,892.0 5,901.3 5,900.1 231.7 233.2 233.4 235.6 566.4 563.8 561.7 567.1

Rhode Island

488.5 492.3 493.1 492.1 18.4 17.4 17.6 18.2 41.6 41.3 41.1 40.7


South Carolina

2,035.2 2,058.3 2,071.8 2,070.1 88.6 90.9 92.9 91.3 237.9 239.8 241.7 242.2

South Dakota(3)

431.2 439.3 440.3 437.3 23.5 23.9 24.6 24.2 41.8 41.9 41.3 40.9

Tennessee(3)

2,941.2 2,985.8 2,982.9 2,989.5 121.9 125.0 125.6 128.3 338.0 341.3 340.0 343.3

Texas

11,931.1 12,105.4 12,140.5 12,141.3 698.2 694.5 697.8 693.7 858.7 846.3 842.6 844.0

Utah

1,398.1 1,432.9 1,434.7 1,437.1 86.5 88.5 89.9 90.3 124.4 128.0 128.4 129.1


Vermont

313.5 316.4 315.2 315.8 15.8 15.5 15.2 16.0 30.3 30.4 29.9 30.0

Virginia

3,902.1 3,947.3 3,937.6 3,951.7 187.8 189.2 187.9 188.4 233.2 228.8 229.1 229.5

Washington

3,195.3 3,282.0 3,286.0 3,292.7 176.8 189.4 190.7 190.3 289.8 282.2 283.4 283.6

West Virginia

761.5 761.5 772.0 763.7 31.8 30.6 32.3 33.4 46.9 46.6 46.5 46.4

Wisconsin

2,904.1 2,935.4 2,936.5 2,932.8 112.7 113.9 114.0 116.7 471.4 474.2 471.0 474.0

Wyoming

286.6 279.2 278.7 278.7 22.7 21.4 21.4 21.6 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.8


Puerto Rico(3)

901.3 889.3 888.9 891.9 24.6 21.8 22.1 23.5 73.5 71.7 71.8 71.9

Virgin Islands(2)

37.6 38.0 37.9 38.0 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, and other services (except public administration), not shown separately.
(2) 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.
(3) Mining and logging is combined with construction.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. 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.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)

Alabama

381.5 385.8 385.3 384.5 96.1 100.4 100.3 100.2 229.0 229.4 230.2 230.5

Alaska

67.6 65.8 65.4 64.1 12.1 12.6 12.5 12.2 29.0 26.6 26.3 26.5

Arizona

513.2 519.6 519.1 514.7 198.8 205.1 204.4 203.5 412.6 407.5 408.1 412.2

Arkansas

257.3 255.4 253.6 255.2 49.4 50.4 50.2 49.9 141.6 144.6 146.9 146.3

California

2,969.3 3,004.9 3,017.1 3,030.5 806.1 816.9 818.0 816.9 2,553.3 2,598.6 2,602.8 2,594.2


Colorado

448.7 456.2 455.9 457.3 162.7 161.5 160.9 160.4 398.8 409.7 409.2 412.0

Connecticut

299.3 295.9 297.7 297.3 130.3 132.5 132.1 132.3 217.4 216.8 216.6 214.9

Delaware

82.5 80.3 80.0 79.4 47.0 47.5 47.5 47.5 61.5 65.1 65.2 65.0

District of Columbia

33.3 33.0 32.4 32.1 30.4 30.6 30.3 30.3 161.4 166.9 166.9 167.8

Florida

1,696.0 1,723.5 1,730.7 1,731.6 541.1 558.0 558.1 559.8 1,255.4 1,302.0 1,302.5 1,301.6


Georgia

917.8 937.0 936.2 939.6 236.9 244.6 244.4 242.2 657.9 678.3 684.4 689.8

Hawaii

118.0 119.3 119.8 120.5 27.9 28.5 28.5 28.1 83.7 84.2 84.4 85.4

Idaho

137.3 139.7 140.2 140.1 33.9 35.4 35.7 35.9 83.3 84.2 85.9 86.2

Illinois

1,198.7 1,204.0 1,204.3 1,203.1 379.9 375.6 375.4 377.0 915.7 953.0 950.9 947.3

Indiana

592.9 596.5 598.9 597.6 131.3 133.5 135.0 133.9 327.9 325.3 331.5 328.8


Iowa

317.2 320.3 318.0 316.9 106.9 110.4 111.0 111.3 139.6 136.2 137.4 138.7

Kansas

266.6 267.7 266.1 265.4 79.3 80.8 80.0 81.3 177.0 179.3 177.2 176.8

Kentucky

390.1 396.6 396.1 398.2 94.3 97.4 98.3 100.0 223.7 220.8 225.5 223.7

Louisiana

389.3 389.4 391.4 392.2 89.9 90.4 90.5 91.0 211.0 211.7 211.5 211.4

Maine

118.4 119.4 118.4 118.1 30.5 30.7 30.9 30.8 64.9 64.0 64.6 64.8


Maryland

466.1 466.1 464.5 468.1 147.6 148.3 147.5 146.6 434.5 441.6 442.2 440.8

Massachusetts

564.6 570.8 569.6 567.6 221.2 222.8 224.8 225.6 538.4 554.0 556.0 557.2

Michigan

773.7 772.9 772.4 770.7 210.9 216.3 218.1 218.9 645.5 671.2 673.9 673.2

Minnesota

524.4 530.8 533.1 534.0 183.0 184.7 185.9 186.6 357.8 364.9 363.4 365.6

Mississippi

227.6 229.0 229.3 230.0 43.2 42.2 42.1 41.6 106.3 101.2 98.7 98.5


Missouri

529.1 536.3 538.4 538.2 166.0 172.7 173.2 172.9 371.9 387.8 383.8 386.0

Montana

94.8 94.7 94.2 94.0 23.9 25.0 24.9 24.8 40.2 41.3 41.1 41.4

Nebraska

207.7 207.0 209.4 210.1 72.7 72.6 72.4 72.7 119.2 121.1 122.7 122.3

Nevada

241.0 249.2 250.1 248.9 59.6 61.9 61.1 60.7 168.4 170.5 169.9 168.9

New Hampshire

138.5 143.2 142.8 141.5 36.6 36.9 36.9 37.3 77.6 79.6 79.0 79.7


New Jersey

864.6 873.2 874.0 869.8 254.8 255.7 255.9 257.6 669.2 663.7 669.0 663.7

New Mexico

138.6 135.7 135.5 135.7 33.1 33.4 33.1 33.2 100.4 101.0 102.0 102.8

New York

1,567.3 1,584.8 1,585.4 1,580.6 708.5 705.3 706.3 707.7 1,275.2 1,282.7 1,284.8 1,291.9

North Carolina

806.2 822.2 825.0 827.3 219.3 219.6 220.3 221.8 600.9 623.3 627.9 627.0

North Dakota

100.6 96.7 95.9 96.1 23.9 22.9 23.2 23.4 36.7 36.4 36.8 36.1


Ohio

1,019.0 1,024.5 1,024.8 1,028.0 292.2 299.9 300.6 302.2 719.7 712.2 710.6 716.5

Oklahoma

308.5 305.5 307.6 307.0 80.6 81.3 81.0 82.1 181.1 178.0 177.3 176.1

Oregon

338.4 344.2 343.9 343.8 96.4 98.6 98.9 99.6 233.2 246.3 248.9 250.1

Pennsylvania

1,130.2 1,134.9 1,136.2 1,130.3 315.8 316.7 317.3 319.6 778.3 790.0 795.2 789.0

Rhode Island

76.6 76.9 77.4 77.0 33.2 32.7 32.4 32.0 64.3 65.9 66.0 66.5


South Carolina

389.1 392.4 394.3 393.3 97.0 98.8 98.1 98.6 272.5 279.3 283.5 281.9

South Dakota

89.1 91.2 90.7 90.1 29.7 30.3 30.7 30.4 31.4 31.3 32.4 31.9

Tennessee

614.7 616.0 617.2 617.3 149.8 152.8 152.6 153.5 402.1 408.1 409.9 406.6

Texas

2,413.6 2,457.8 2,463.4 2,455.2 728.4 747.2 747.6 746.7 1,607.1 1,631.9 1,636.8 1,634.8

Utah

269.0 273.5 273.9 273.6 81.2 87.7 87.4 86.4 194.1 200.7 202.9 204.5


Vermont

55.2 54.8 54.7 54.4 12.2 12.1 12.0 11.9 27.3 27.3 27.4 27.8

Virginia

665.8 677.2 675.3 679.8 199.7 200.0 200.4 201.8 714.4 729.9 723.5 727.7

Washington

597.5 617.2 617.6 620.8 149.3 153.2 152.4 152.7 398.2 407.8 408.8 408.1

West Virginia

135.3 135.0 135.1 135.5 36.4 34.8 35.0 34.5 66.6 67.3 66.4 66.3

Wisconsin

534.1 544.8 544.5 539.7 150.9 154.3 153.5 154.3 311.8 318.6 317.1 317.2

Wyoming

55.8 52.5 52.9 52.2 10.9 10.6 10.4 10.5 17.9 18.5 18.2 18.3


Puerto Rico

174.5 175.4 173.4 173.5 42.1 40.9 40.7 40.7 111.9 112.6 112.5 111.6

Virgin Islands(1)

8.1 8.2 8.2 8.2 - - - - - - - -

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 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. 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.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)

Alabama

230.5 232.0 231.9 232.4 192.5 190.2 192.0 191.1 375.4 380.4 380.6 381.9

Alaska

47.8 49.8 50.3 50.8 34.8 34.7 34.9 35.1 81.6 82.0 81.8 80.9

Arizona

405.9 418.9 418.2 422.0 304.4 311.2 313.7 313.6 407.9 407.2 407.1 408.1

Arkansas

178.4 184.2 183.4 184.3 115.7 115.7 114.9 116.1 213.4 213.3 213.5 213.5

California

2,500.4 2,576.0 2,577.7 2,581.1 1,864.8 1,918.5 1,912.6 1,920.1 2,477.6 2,547.6 2,538.5 2,539.5

Colorado

318.7 331.0 332.9 331.6 325.2 334.2 336.6 332.3 420.5 426.9 426.5 426.2

Connecticut

327.6 327.7 329.1 329.9 153.9 152.8 153.2 153.3 237.5 235.7 236.6 236.5

Delaware

76.0 77.5 77.8 78.1 50.8 52.7 53.7 52.1 65.6 65.2 64.6 64.9

District of Columbia

126.9 129.4 129.7 129.6 74.2 75.9 76.4 77.5 238.7 244.0 244.3 244.8

Florida

1,219.1 1,262.3 1,264.6 1,265.9 1,149.1 1,189.3 1,205.0 1,202.2 1,086.8 1,100.2 1,098.9 1,100.9

Georgia

546.9 555.4 558.0 557.7 459.8 476.0 478.4 478.0 681.1 690.4 691.9 693.9

Hawaii

82.7 84.9 84.5 85.0 115.6 121.4 120.0 120.8 126.9 127.4 130.4 127.2

Idaho

98.9 99.8 100.4 100.3 72.7 73.3 73.6 73.0 121.1 122.0 122.2 122.0

Illinois

906.6 913.5 915.7 910.3 583.8 598.7 597.6 595.7 832.6 834.9 834.9 834.3

Indiana

459.5 473.7 474.9 469.8 304.6 307.0 308.6 308.5 426.6 428.8 428.9 427.7

Iowa

226.6 229.9 230.2 230.5 141.6 144.4 143.5 141.9 254.8 255.2 254.4 256.3

Kansas

195.0 195.3 195.9 195.0 127.5 126.7 126.7 126.0 255.9 256.1 255.4 256.0

Kentucky

269.2 275.8 275.3 275.5 189.5 192.1 190.7 189.6 316.6 314.2 314.1 314.0

Louisiana

307.5 315.2 313.5 316.1 228.9 225.7 226.3 226.0 325.3 323.0 323.2 322.5

Maine

124.6 125.2 126.3 125.2 64.5 64.0 65.9 65.5 99.4 99.3 98.7 99.4

Maryland

438.5 447.2 448.0 445.8 274.6 276.5 277.4 278.7 502.7 508.3 510.5 510.0

Massachusetts

769.2 790.9 791.4 796.0 349.2 358.3 357.2 358.1 452.0 456.3 459.5 454.8

Michigan

659.0 670.1 668.2 669.4 420.7 435.5 434.9 436.6 598.6 603.8 605.7 603.3

Minnesota

516.1 526.8 532.4 535.2 262.3 257.1 258.8 257.0 424.8 424.3 423.5 427.2

Mississippi

138.7 140.0 140.1 140.2 130.6 132.4 134.4 134.3 245.9 246.7 246.6 244.0

Missouri

449.3 457.3 457.1 458.0 285.6 301.0 304.9 305.9 431.6 437.1 435.7 435.1

Montana

72.7 74.4 74.3 74.8 61.2 63.6 64.4 63.1 90.0 90.1 90.2 90.0

Nebraska

151.8 153.7 154.0 153.2 89.2 89.5 90.5 90.6 171.9 172.5 172.1 172.3

Nevada

124.2 127.7 128.1 128.0 339.0 344.9 347.1 349.0 156.7 159.0 158.9 160.0

New Hampshire

118.8 121.5 121.7 120.7 69.1 71.7 73.4 71.9 89.4 87.3 88.1 86.6


New Jersey

670.7 672.2 673.0 677.2 364.2 360.7 364.1 364.8 614.6 613.3 612.9 613.4

New Mexico

136.0 140.7 141.2 141.6 94.9 93.6 96.2 96.4 190.7 188.8 189.8 189.5

New York

1,896.4 1,954.2 1,958.2 1,960.4 899.6 918.3 920.9 930.3 1,444.9 1,448.7 1,448.3 1,449.2

North Carolina

575.5 584.9 581.8 584.8 466.2 467.7 472.0 474.3 718.6 726.9 725.1 724.3

North Dakota

61.3 61.7 61.8 61.2 40.3 42.0 41.5 41.3 82.4 82.2 82.7 82.4

Ohio

917.1 926.4 925.6 928.3 551.3 556.2 563.8 564.6 775.6 779.1 780.3 778.9

Oklahoma

231.4 237.3 237.6 238.5 165.1 168.6 166.7 170.2 352.4 352.7 352.5 352.6

Oregon

263.0 273.5 274.4 275.3 194.4 198.3 197.8 197.6 303.4 309.8 310.2 311.3

Pennsylvania

1,206.2 1,218.5 1,226.2 1,229.7 557.5 564.2 564.1 563.9 706.8 704.3 702.3 702.2

Rhode Island

104.9 105.7 105.7 104.8 57.3 60.0 60.4 60.4 60.0 60.5 60.7 60.9

South Carolina

239.7 248.0 248.3 250.3 241.7 241.8 243.9 242.4 362.5 363.0 364.8 365.8

South Dakota

69.2 70.8 70.9 71.0 46.5 49.8 49.2 48.5 78.2 79.1 79.6 79.5

Tennessee

423.0 438.1 437.3 438.5 312.6 318.3 316.7 319.3 427.6 430.9 429.6 428.8

Texas

1,604.4 1,662.5 1,672.4 1,679.7 1,276.1 1,314.0 1,316.6 1,320.5 1,867.0 1,897.1 1,901.9 1,904.6

Utah

185.9 192.2 193.0 192.4 138.7 141.0 139.9 141.1 235.7 237.1 236.5 237.1

Vermont

64.7 65.2 65.3 65.2 36.4 38.1 38.0 37.6 55.9 57.4 57.2 57.5

Virginia

518.2 532.5 530.0 530.0 393.2 396.8 398.7 401.7 710.4 713.4 713.6 714.1

Washington

461.4 477.0 479.3 479.5 315.7 323.9 322.1 325.5 566.8 579.7 579.9 579.2

West Virginia

129.1 133.5 133.6 134.6 74.7 76.7 77.0 76.7 152.5 152.0 161.5 151.4

Wisconsin

440.6 440.9 442.6 440.7 268.1 275.2 274.3 273.4 412.9 412.5 417.3 412.7

Wyoming

27.4 27.6 28.2 27.7 34.8 35.2 34.7 34.9 71.9 71.2 70.9 71.1

Puerto Rico

124.3 119.6 120.3 120.1 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.8 229.6 227.7 228.5 230.6

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.3 7.5 7.6 7.5 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.7

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 2015 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

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Last Modified Date: January 24, 2017