State and Metro Area Employment, Hours, & Earnings

CES State and Area Revisions by State Summary

CES State and Metropolitan Area preliminary estimates of employment, hours, and earnings for all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and about 450 metropolitan areas and divisions are published each month, approximately 5 weeks after the reference period. Final estimates for a given month are published the month following the initial release. Estimates are then held constant until the annual benchmarking process. A detailed table for CES over-the-month revisions for statewide total nonfarm employment is linked below*.

Nonfarm payroll employment: Revisions between over-the-month estimates by State, not seasonally adjusted, January 2003 to present

* Not seasonally adjusted revisions for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands are available in the table from January 2012-present. Seasonally adjusted revisions will be posted at a later date.


Last Modified Date: March 12, 2018