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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 June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020
Sept.
2020
Oct.
2020
Nov.
2020
Dec.
2020
Jan.
2021
Feb.
2021
Mar.
2021
Apr.
2021
May
2021(p)
June
2021(p)

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

Total nonfarm

4,846 1,726 1,583 716 680 264 -306 233 536 785 269 583 850

Total private

4,807 1,523 1,066 932 954 359 -274 122 622 724 226 516 662

Goods-producing

505 60 53 91 107 68 82 -7 -20 159 -41 19 20

Mining and logging

-4 -4 -4 3 2 3 0 -1 2 15 3 2 12

Construction

167 26 26 33 73 24 47 12 -57 93 -9 -22 -7

Manufacturing

342 38 31 55 32 41 35 -18 35 51 -35 39 15

Durable goods(1)

271 30 -2 38 12 30 18 -17 27 28 -31 35 18

Motor vehicles and parts

187.1 43.7 -4.1 5.1 -6.5 17.7 3.9 -6.4 -0.1 -0.3 -41.6 22.8 -12.3

Nondurable goods

71 8 33 17 20 11 17 -1 8 23 -4 4 -3

Private service-providing

4,302 1,463 1,013 841 847 291 -356 129 642 565 267 497 642

Wholesale trade

48.3 -19.5 7.1 33.9 9.2 14.8 14.8 14.2 7.7 18.9 6.9 16.6 21.3

Retail trade

858.7 240.1 252.9 29.5 106.5 -2.1 30.1 18.5 14.4 41.9 -22.0 26.7 67.1

Transportation and warehousing

96.7 49.5 87.2 44.0 71.3 123.6 -43.2 5.9 36.4 42.7 -54.9 20.6 10.7

Utilities

-3.0 0.5 0.4 1.7 -1.5 -0.6 -1.0 0.9 -0.2 0.6 0.4 -0.9 0.0

Information

8 -10 25 42 -9 0 9 13 6 5 11 28 14

Financial activities

21 12 28 38 34 10 18 7 -7 13 17 -3 -1

Professional and business services(1)

321 147 200 140 241 95 159 90 93 74 -79 36 72

Temporary help services

151.2 133.5 99.4 18.3 121.2 39.0 62.1 99.7 47.6 -5.8 -122.3 -6.5 33.0

Education and health services(1)

564 214 199 68 83 43 -29 -14 57 104 23 59 59

Health care and social assistance

475.7 201.4 110.2 124.9 93.0 48.4 38.9 -91.7 52.6 51.3 32.4 20.2 20.2

Leisure and hospitality

2,012 666 139 394 265 10 -498 -17 413 227 328 306 343

Other services

376 163 74 50 48 -3 -16 11 22 37 37 8 56

Government

39 203 517 -216 -274 -95 -32 111 -86 61 43 67 188

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

-4,333 3,135 2,718 1,342 993 553 213 64 154 518 530 546 567

Total private

-3,860 3,225 2,465 1,174 984 748 346 69 157 489 524 489 468

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

Total nonfarm women employees

49.5 49.7 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.7 49.8 49.8 49.7 49.8 49.8 49.8

Total private women employees

48.1 48.2 48.3 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.3 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.4

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

81.0 81.3 81.3 81.4 81.5 81.5 81.5 81.4 81.5 81.4 81.3 81.3 81.3

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.6 34.6 34.7 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.7 35.0 34.6 34.9 34.9 34.8 34.7

Average hourly earnings

$29.35 $29.37 $29.47 $29.50 $29.52 $29.61 $29.91 $29.92 $30.00 $29.97 $30.17 $30.30 $30.40

Average weekly earnings

$1,015.51 $1,016.20 $1,022.61 $1,026.60 $1,027.30 $1,030.43 $1,037.88 $1,047.20 $1,038.00 $1,045.95 $1,052.93 $1,054.44 $1,054.88

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

101.2 102.5 103.7 104.8 105.7 106.0 105.4 106.5 105.8 107.3 107.5 107.7 107.9

Over-the-month percent change

4.0 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.9 0.3 -0.6 1.0 -0.7 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.2

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

142.0 143.9 146.1 147.9 149.1 150.0 150.8 152.3 151.7 153.8 155.1 156.0 156.9

Over-the-month percent change

2.7 1.3 1.5 1.2 0.8 0.6 0.5 1.0 -0.4 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.6

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

76.1 61.9 69.1 70.6 70.4 64.4 61.7 50.4 61.7 73.0 60.9 63.0 66.1

Over 3-month span

6.4 73.0 78.0 76.8 75.1 79.0 74.3 63.4 59.3 66.9 75.3 73.2 70.4

Over 6-month span

7.8 6.8 8.9 11.5 81.3 81.5 79.0 75.7 77.8 76.7 73.7 72.0 72.4

Over 12-month span

11.3 10.9 12.5 13.2 15.2 13.6 14.6 16.0 16.1 20.4 83.3 83.9 81.5

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

78.0 47.3 58.0 66.7 60.0 59.3 70.0 46.0 60.0 75.3 58.7 63.3 62.0

Over 3-month span

6.7 73.3 75.3 68.0 59.3 73.3 75.3 64.0 68.0 69.3 74.0 66.0 65.3

Over 6-month span

5.3 6.0 10.7 10.0 79.3 74.0 69.3 68.0 75.3 76.0 70.7 72.0 73.3

Over 12-month span

10.7 12.0 13.3 10.7 12.0 12.0 11.3 16.7 18.7 21.3 86.7 80.0 75.3

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 2020 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: July 2, 2021