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Salt Lake City, Utah, Metropolitan Area Data Tables

Employees on nonfarm payrolls, Salt Lake City metropolitan area, seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Salt Lake City, Utah MSA

775.3 777.2 779.0 780.6 783.8 785.3 788.0 787.0 791.8 794.4 795.7 790.5 794.0 3.5 0.4

Utah

1,628.3 1,634.4 1,636.4 1,644.8 1,654.0 1,654.5 1,658.9 1,661.8 1,665.9 1,673.6 1,677.4 1,675.5 1,680.2 4.7 0.3

United States

148,005 148,652 149,240 149,744 150,458 150,856 151,224 151,610 151,903 152,440 152,732 153,047 153,308 261 0.2

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SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, Salt Lake City metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
Area and Industry

Salt Lake City, Utah MSA Utah U.S.
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Total Nonfarm

779.2 789.5 797.3 18.1 2.3 1,690.0 50.6 3.1 154,369 5,059 3.4

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

54.5 59.0 60.0 5.5 10.1                

Mining & Logging(2)

            10.1 1.1 12.2 639 55 9.4

Construction(2)

            139.5 15.1 12.1 7,888 252 3.3

Manufacturing

61.2 63.1 62.9 1.7 2.8 148.4 1.5 1.0 12,924 439 3.5

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

158.1 163.6 164.5 6.4 4.0 321.8 11.3 3.6 28,845 745 2.7

Information

22.0 24.6 24.2 2.2 10.0 45.4 3.0 7.1 3,052 155 5.4

Financial Activities

63.5 60.3 61.1 -2.4 -3.8 95.4 -2.0 -2.1 8,995 149 1.7

Professional & Business Services

138.1 136.8 139.0 0.9 0.7 236.5 -1.5 -0.6 22,707 832 3.8

Education & Health Services

90.7 92.0 93.3 2.6 2.9 230.4 9.7 4.4 24,954 906 3.8

Leisure & Hospitality

59.6 63.1 63.5 3.9 6.5 161.0 9.1 6.0 15,902 1,097 7.4

Other Services

22.6 21.9 22.4 -0.2 -0.9 43.0 -0.4 -0.9 5,750 179 3.2

Government

108.9 105.1 106.4 -2.5 -2.3 258.5 3.7 1.5 22,713 250 1.1

(1) Data unavailable at the State and U.S. levels.
(2) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Unemployment, Salt Lake City metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Salt Lake City, Utah

14,399 13,864 12,887 16,696 15,195 14,782 14,627 15,307 17,121 14,902 15,042 13,574 14,811   412 2.9

Salt Lake

13,606 13,101 12,172 15,770 14,343 13,931 13,795 14,436 16,113 14,042 14,165 12,790 13,925   319 2.3

Tooele

793 763 715 926 852 851 832 871 1,008 860 877 784 886   93 11.7

Utah

33,968 33,035 31,229 40,416 36,470 35,574 34,986 37,419 41,969 35,165 36,396 32,509 35,708   1,740 5.1

United States (in thousands)

6,896 6,302 5,964 7,207 6,782 6,168 5,458 5,548 6,334 6,255 6,256 5,460 5,609   -1,287 -18.7

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Unemployment rate, Salt Lake City metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Salt Lake City, Utah

2.1 2.0 1.8 2.4 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.1   0.0

Salt Lake

2.1 2.0 1.8 2.4 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.1   0.0

Tooele

2.1 2.0 1.9 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.3 2.7 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.3   0.2

Utah

2.0 1.9 1.8 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.2 2.4 2.0 2.1 1.9 2.0   0.0

United States

4.3 3.9 3.7 4.4 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.3 3.4   -0.9

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Covered(1)employment and wages, Salt Lake City metropolitan area and its component counties, 2nd quarter 2022(2)
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Establishments Employment Average Weekly Wages(3) Total Wages (in thousands)
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Salt Lake City, Utah MSA

62,965 6,557 785,309 28,354 3.7 $1,293 7.6 $13,195,709 12.2

Salt Lake

61,513 6,420 766,208 28,385 3.8 1,302 7.5 12,964,643 12.3

Tooele

1,452 137 19,101 -31 -0.2 927 7.5 231,066 7.9

Utah

130,259 10,439 1,644,004 58,203 3.7 $1,137 7.2 $24,329,225 11.7

United States

11,460,819 646,560 149,901,995 5,716,182 4.0 1,294 4.3 2,517,903,681 9.0

(1) Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs.
(2) Data are preliminary.
(3) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.

SOURCE: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages