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Current Employment Statistics - CES (National)

Employment and Earnings Summary Table B

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category Apr.
2021
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug.
2021
Sept.
2021
Oct.
2021
Nov.
2021
Dec.
2021
Jan.
2022
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022(p)
Apr.
2022(p)

EMPLOYMENT BY SELECTED INDUSTRY
(Over-the-month change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

263 447 557 689 517 424 677 647 588 504 714 428 428

Total private

212 381 508 638 497 409 694 627 561 492 704 424 406

Goods-producing

-40 22 23 82 48 54 83 99 93 32 114 67 66

Mining and logging

3 6 6 3 5 2 2 4 8 0 10 4 9

Construction

-15 -12 -3 17 2 30 28 47 44 6 54 20 2

Manufacturing

-28 28 20 62 41 22 53 48 41 26 50 43 55

Durable goods(1)

-33 23 16 48 30 15 41 19 31 10 20 25 31

Motor vehicles and parts

-49.1 19.6 -4.9 17.7 14.8 3.2 34.2 -15.0 1.2 0.3 -14.0 3.6 6.1

Nondurable goods

5 5 4 14 11 7 12 29 10 16 30 18 24

Private service-providing

252 359 485 556 449 355 611 528 468 460 590 357 340

Wholesale trade

11.6 8.5 20.0 18.2 5.4 4.7 12.4 14.9 18.5 12.6 26.5 24.7 22.2

Retail trade

10.2 -25.2 68.3 16.2 36.6 58.9 43.4 19.9 38.2 121.4 111.3 24.5 29.2

Transportation and warehousing

2.0 28.8 34.9 39.9 31.9 36.4 50.5 37.2 22.3 53.4 73.8 9.5 52.0

Utilities

0.5 -0.9 -0.8 0.1 -1.8 -0.1 -0.2 -0.8 -0.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.3

Information

20 15 17 21 25 8 12 18 9 5 0 21 12

Financial activities

14 0 -2 27 9 13 23 32 14 2 29 12 35

Professional and business services(1)

-78 80 61 142 83 74 236 111 91 88 87 94 41

Temporary help services

-115.1 25.7 31.7 23.2 5.7 8.2 153.1 11.3 40.9 27.7 28.2 1.3 2.4

Education and health services(1)

41 38 20 59 29 9 68 69 65 33 101 57 59

Health care and social assistance

26.3 15.2 -2.1 34.1 13.9 0.5 37.9 36.3 40.1 11.1 91.1 45.2 40.9

Leisure and hospitality

208 199 224 197 202 134 141 191 186 138 124 100 78

Other services

23 16 42 36 29 17 25 36 24 6 38 14 11

Government

51 66 49 51 20 15 -17 20 27 12 10 4 22

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

559 471 422 564 588 543 539 583 637 580 602 549 523

Total private

518 414 367 509 548 515 533 577 627 560 586 540 511

WOMEN AND PRODUCTION AND
NONSUPERVISORY EMPLOYEES(2)
AS A PERCENT OF ALL EMPLOYEES

Total nonfarm women employees

49.8 49.8 49.8 49.9 49.8 49.9 49.8 49.8 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.8 49.8

Total private women employees

48.4 48.4 48.4 48.5 48.4 48.5 48.4 48.4 48.3 48.3 48.3 48.4 48.4

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

81.3 81.4 81.4 81.5 81.5 81.6 81.6 81.5 81.5 81.5 81.5 81.5 81.5

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.9 34.9 34.8 34.8 34.7 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.6 34.7 34.6 34.6

Average hourly earnings

$30.20 $30.36 $30.52 $30.67 $30.76 $30.92 $31.11 $31.23 $31.38 $31.56 $31.60 $31.75 $31.85

Average weekly earnings

$1,053.98 $1,059.56 $1,062.10 $1,067.32 $1,067.37 $1,076.02 $1,082.63 $1,086.80 $1,092.02 $1,091.98 $1,096.52 $1,098.55 $1,102.01

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

107.6 107.9 108.0 108.6 108.7 109.4 110.0 110.5 111.0 110.8 111.8 111.8 112.2

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 0.3 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 -0.2 0.9 0.0 0.4

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

155.3 156.6 157.6 159.2 159.9 161.7 163.6 165.1 166.6 167.2 168.8 169.7 170.8

Over-the-month percent change

0.6 0.8 0.6 1.0 0.4 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.9 0.4 1.0 0.5 0.6

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

65.2 64.5 66.6 71.1 67.6 67.8 73.0 74.8 73.0 62.9 79.9 71.3 71.3

Over 3-month span

77.3 74.6 71.9 70.5 72.1 73.4 74.0 77.7 82.8 75.0 79.5 81.4 83.8

Over 6-month span

76.2 74.4 73.6 76.4 75.8 73.8 74.6 79.1 83.2 79.9 82.2 84.4 85.7

Over 12-month span

77.7 81.3 77.1 79.3 78.7 79.1 78.3 81.4 80.7 81.6 85.4 86.7 85.9

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

60.8 55.4 66.9 75.0 55.4 62.2 67.6 73.0 64.2 60.1 85.1 64.9 74.3

Over 3-month span

73.0 68.9 66.9 67.6 71.6 66.2 66.2 70.3 82.4 78.4 78.4 78.4 84.5

Over 6-month span

66.9 74.3 70.9 76.4 75.0 68.9 70.3 78.4 77.7 68.9 83.1 85.1 87.8

Over 12-month span

73.0 79.7 67.6 70.3 76.4 76.4 75.0 82.4 75.7 81.1 84.5 89.9 85.8

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries.
(3) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding annual average aggregate hours.
(4) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding annual average aggregate weekly payrolls.
(5) Figures are the percent of industries with employment increasing plus one-half of the industries with unchanged employment, where 50 percent indicates an equal balance between industries with increasing and decreasing employment. Based on seasonally adjusted data for 1-, 3-, 6-month spans and unadjusted data for the 12-month span.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2021 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: May 6, 2022