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
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)

Alabama(2)

1,909.3 1,942.8 1,945.7 1,944.5 79.9 81.0 80.7 81.5 - - - -

Alaska

337.0 340.6 341.4 340.3 17.5 18.1 18.3 17.6 14.6 14.5 14.6 13.6

Arizona

2,552.3 2,607.3 2,611.9 2,624.2 128.0 126.7 129.6 128.8 157.0 156.1 156.6 157.0

Arkansas

1,181.9 1,204.6 1,206.1 1,211.3 45.4 47.4 49.0 49.5 153.2 157.4 155.5 153.7

California

15,472.8 15,860.7 15,919.8 15,949.2 664.9 686.5 697.1 708.3 1,268.7 1,271.7 1,266.8 1,271.0


Colorado

2,431.2 2,492.8 2,498.4 2,510.6 137.9 148.2 150.9 154.8 134.6 138.4 138.4 139.9

Connecticut

1,656.1 1,678.1 1,685.6 1,681.9 54.1 54.9 55.8 55.0 160.8 159.7 159.0 159.2

Delaware(3)

434.5 442.8 443.0 443.2 20.0 20.1 19.9 20.0 25.5 25.7 25.8 26.0

District of Columbia(2)(3)

750.7 761.4 759.7 764.1 14.1 14.5 14.5 14.3 - - - -

Florida

7,723.6 7,965.7 7,970.5 7,990.2 386.6 409.9 413.7 416.2 328.7 331.8 330.2 331.5


Georgia

4,088.4 4,226.5 4,220.4 4,245.8 153.1 158.2 156.3 159.1 362.4 370.4 373.3 372.5

Hawaii(3)

622.9 626.0 631.3 630.1 31.4 30.9 32.0 31.8 13.6 13.4 13.7 13.7

Idaho

650.5 659.1 668.8 672.1 35.0 37.4 39.2 40.0 60.2 59.5 60.6 60.7

Illinois

5,836.2 5,907.0 5,902.2 5,916.0 196.5 209.9 207.7 209.6 579.0 581.0 579.3 578.5

Indiana

2,962.3 3,012.1 3,016.1 3,020.3 122.2 122.9 120.2 120.7 501.9 514.6 515.7 516.3


Iowa

1,539.9 1,559.1 1,562.1 1,561.7 70.7 77.5 77.0 77.4 217.2 216.7 216.7 217.9

Kansas

1,386.1 1,401.9 1,397.8 1,407.3 59.9 60.7 61.0 62.5 163.5 162.5 159.1 162.1

Kentucky

1,841.3 1,880.0 1,882.9 1,884.3 70.6 74.3 75.1 76.3 231.9 237.5 240.2 236.1

Louisiana

1,967.9 1,996.6 1,989.0 1,988.3 134.9 141.7 138.0 137.3 147.0 148.7 150.2 149.6

Maine

603.5 604.7 601.7 603.8 26.0 26.0 25.3 25.7 50.0 50.7 49.9 49.7


Maryland(3)

2,601.7 2,641.3 2,641.6 2,647.7 147.9 153.5 153.1 151.6 103.9 103.0 102.6 102.9

Massachusetts

3,389.5 3,445.9 3,446.8 3,447.6 125.5 128.3 130.1 129.2 250.7 248.6 249.2 249.2

Michigan

4,158.0 4,217.6 4,240.6 4,247.9 139.2 144.6 151.1 151.0 572.9 584.9 589.7 593.1

Minnesota

2,796.3 2,831.4 2,826.5 2,838.3 104.7 105.8 104.4 106.0 310.4 315.8 314.9 314.3

Mississippi

1,116.8 1,124.5 1,123.0 1,126.5 50.7 45.9 44.9 46.3 139.6 139.4 139.4 140.7


Missouri

2,723.8 2,744.6 2,755.8 2,764.2 109.6 110.7 111.2 113.9 254.5 260.8 259.2 259.6

Montana

453.9 454.7 455.0 457.0 24.5 25.6 25.3 25.4 18.8 19.0 18.8 18.7

Nebraska(3)

991.1 996.8 1,002.3 1,002.2 46.3 46.8 46.2 46.4 97.5 96.5 97.3 97.1

Nevada

1,198.6 1,230.5 1,236.0 1,235.5 60.9 64.2 65.4 64.1 41.5 42.2 41.9 42.0

New Hampshire

646.4 653.0 650.9 651.7 23.2 24.0 24.4 23.9 66.5 67.1 67.2 66.6


New Jersey

3,939.7 3,982.3 3,987.9 3,994.1 137.7 144.3 150.1 152.2 242.9 242.0 243.2 242.6

New Mexico

816.2 827.4 828.7 832.7 42.5 43.1 43.8 43.3 28.5 28.4 28.4 29.0

New York

9,028.0 9,156.3 9,168.2 9,188.4 330.2 346.9 345.4 341.6 454.6 450.9 450.0 449.7

North Carolina

4,086.9 4,203.1 4,204.7 4,221.5 176.0 184.4 187.6 191.5 445.3 455.2 458.4 458.3

North Dakota

453.2 469.2 470.5 471.2 32.7 36.8 36.4 37.5 25.8 26.4 26.3 26.6


Ohio

5,302.8 5,369.9 5,383.9 5,387.2 190.8 193.5 192.6 195.5 669.3 677.2 681.4 682.9

Oklahoma(2)

1,647.9 1,668.3 1,670.4 1,670.6 76.1 77.5 77.7 78.8 - - - -

Oregon

1,698.2 1,745.4 1,752.7 1,755.1 78.6 79.8 81.0 81.9 177.3 182.0 184.4 184.8

Pennsylvania

5,756.1 5,825.5 5,815.9 5,829.2 225.4 232.1 233.7 231.2 566.6 570.8 569.4 569.4

Rhode Island

475.1 479.3 481.7 479.0 16.3 16.6 16.9 16.5 40.6 41.4 41.5 41.7


South Carolina

1,925.3 1,975.2 1,977.7 1,988.1 81.6 83.7 83.4 85.9 227.0 233.3 231.6 232.7

South Dakota(3)

422.4 424.7 425.0 427.8 22.1 22.5 22.9 23.5 41.7 43.2 43.6 43.6

Tennessee(3)

2,788.7 2,850.9 2,849.9 2,849.1 109.3 115.5 114.8 116.3 323.2 330.6 331.8 332.1

Texas

11,412.4 11,749.5 11,762.6 11,769.7 634.1 677.9 677.1 678.7 879.8 891.2 893.0 883.5

Utah

1,314.1 1,353.6 1,359.8 1,369.3 76.8 81.2 83.3 85.1 120.3 121.3 122.3 123.3


Vermont

308.3 311.7 313.3 312.7 14.6 14.6 15.4 15.2 31.4 31.0 30.6 30.7

Virginia

3,755.0 3,797.3 3,786.2 3,797.8 176.7 178.4 179.7 180.0 231.0 232.9 233.7 232.7

Washington

3,043.7 3,122.6 3,139.2 3,138.6 155.0 167.7 172.4 173.0 287.8 291.0 291.3 293.7

West Virginia

760.0 763.1 764.7 762.3 32.9 32.3 32.4 32.2 47.9 47.5 48.2 48.0

Wisconsin

2,832.0 2,872.0 2,877.0 2,891.9 101.2 107.7 110.0 108.7 461.0 469.1 472.3 472.6

Wyoming

291.4 295.0 295.8 295.8 23.2 23.8 23.3 23.6 9.7 9.9 10.0 9.8


Puerto Rico(3)

916.5 908.2 905.8 903.6 27.8 28.5 26.3 25.3 75.5 74.9 73.8 73.7

Virgin Islands(2)

37.7 38.1 38.0 37.7 - - - - - - - -

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 2014 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks 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
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)

Alabama

371.2 378.6 374.3 374.7 94.6 94.7 96.3 96.2 219.2 225.3 230.3 225.6

Alaska

64.4 66.3 66.5 66.5 12.2 12.5 12.1 12.3 29.7 29.4 29.6 29.3

Arizona

489.8 501.6 497.4 500.8 188.1 190.5 190.4 191.9 375.7 391.8 395.4 395.7

Arkansas

242.7 248.9 249.3 249.9 49.7 49.5 49.9 50.6 133.3 134.9 136.0 138.1

California

2,839.4 2,914.3 2,915.6 2,918.4 780.3 793.0 796.9 798.1 2,391.2 2,493.4 2,496.3 2,505.5


Colorado

428.1 436.1 436.4 437.3 152.4 154.7 154.4 155.1 380.7 390.7 388.6 389.4

Connecticut

299.6 304.1 301.8 303.1 128.7 128.3 129.9 129.7 209.8 214.7 216.9 215.4

Delaware

79.0 80.4 80.2 80.2 44.5 46.3 46.5 46.4 58.4 61.4 61.6 61.0

District of Columbia

29.9 32.3 32.0 31.4 29.9 30.4 30.7 30.7 155.9 160.1 161.1 162.9

Florida

1,603.9 1,654.9 1,650.5 1,657.8 517.1 533.5 531.7 533.0 1,142.8 1,193.2 1,194.0 1,191.7


Georgia

858.6 891.7 889.4 895.6 230.4 234.6 236.9 236.7 601.3 631.8 627.1 630.7

Hawaii

116.7 118.0 119.9 119.5 27.4 27.6 27.6 27.4 81.7 83.7 84.7 83.7

Idaho

130.8 132.8 132.7 135.2 32.5 33.4 33.9 33.9 80.3 78.9 82.2 80.5

Illinois

1,165.5 1,176.9 1,177.3 1,183.1 369.4 368.5 367.4 368.6 906.0 924.2 921.8 927.3

Indiana

572.5 581.5 587.2 586.2 127.7 130.9 131.1 130.6 317.4 328.2 327.7 325.7


Iowa

312.0 315.2 316.7 315.2 104.0 104.6 104.2 105.0 135.0 137.1 138.5 137.9

Kansas

261.8 264.8 267.2 266.5 79.3 79.3 80.8 80.8 167.7 172.2 169.8 172.8

Kentucky

373.7 381.3 382.1 383.2 89.1 90.3 90.2 91.1 205.8 216.7 214.8 216.8

Louisiana

385.8 394.1 393.8 394.0 91.3 92.8 93.9 93.8 211.7 213.7 209.1 209.1

Maine

118.9 119.2 117.7 118.6 30.2 30.4 30.6 30.5 62.9 63.5 63.6 65.0


Maryland

452.4 457.4 458.5 459.2 144.3 144.2 144.3 144.4 420.0 427.0 427.0 430.0

Massachusetts

559.8 566.1 566.3 563.1 207.1 208.9 210.5 210.7 511.5 523.3 523.9 526.5

Michigan

754.1 761.1 762.5 763.4 204.1 206.1 206.7 205.3 609.4 633.4 639.4 642.0

Minnesota

514.1 520.9 514.2 519.8 177.8 179.0 178.7 178.4 351.2 357.7 362.8 363.0

Mississippi

219.1 221.8 222.8 223.2 43.5 44.3 44.2 43.9 99.3 102.9 102.6 101.0


Missouri

520.7 524.1 524.8 527.2 164.0 164.5 165.2 166.8 349.7 356.9 357.6 355.5

Montana

92.6 93.8 94.6 94.6 24.8 25.7 25.9 26.5 39.5 39.8 40.2 40.8

Nebraska

203.4 203.0 203.4 203.0 72.2 73.1 73.2 73.2 113.2 112.6 114.2 114.8

Nevada

227.2 232.5 234.8 236.9 57.0 57.1 56.3 56.3 153.4 159.0 159.6 159.7

New Hampshire

136.7 138.9 136.6 138.5 35.7 36.0 36.1 36.4 72.9 73.5 74.2 73.6


New Jersey

830.1 844.5 848.5 852.2 247.0 246.6 246.7 244.7 634.3 637.4 629.2 628.2

New Mexico

137.9 139.1 139.1 140.5 33.3 33.5 33.7 33.1 98.7 100.3 100.0 102.5

New York

1,545.8 1,566.9 1,567.0 1,572.8 688.7 691.0 695.1 698.2 1,216.1 1,242.5 1,246.5 1,251.7

North Carolina

766.1 790.2 778.1 785.4 209.1 213.9 213.7 214.3 554.2 587.8 590.4 590.6

North Dakota

104.8 107.1 108.0 108.1 23.8 24.2 24.5 24.5 35.0 36.3 36.3 35.6


Ohio

988.7 997.8 1,005.4 1,007.6 286.7 289.9 291.1 289.8 703.7 716.6 716.4 710.0

Oklahoma

300.5 303.9 302.6 304.2 79.3 79.7 79.8 80.6 183.2 191.1 193.9 192.4

Oregon

322.0 330.3 331.3 329.6 91.3 92.8 93.2 92.9 215.0 223.8 227.6 226.8

Pennsylvania

1,100.1 1,123.0 1,118.5 1,121.5 315.2 313.7 316.2 316.0 752.7 762.4 763.3 766.6

Rhode Island

74.7 75.4 75.8 75.2 32.2 32.5 32.6 32.4 59.9 60.6 60.6 60.5


South Carolina

368.1 379.6 381.2 380.5 96.2 96.7 97.2 96.7 248.4 261.3 260.1 261.8

South Dakota

85.3 85.9 86.5 86.9 29.8 29.5 29.5 29.2 30.2 29.9 30.2 30.0

Tennessee

586.4 598.6 598.8 602.0 140.2 142.2 142.3 142.2 363.1 381.2 378.0 373.9

Texas

2,285.1 2,348.1 2,358.0 2,374.3 692.8 713.2 713.7 713.9 1,515.6 1,576.1 1,580.9 1,576.9

Utah

250.2 261.0 261.0 263.1 74.1 76.9 76.7 76.5 182.7 189.9 192.4 192.7


Vermont

55.4 56.2 56.2 55.9 12.0 12.3 12.4 12.3 26.5 26.8 26.7 26.8

Virginia

639.8 654.6 643.8 646.4 193.1 193.6 192.6 194.8 674.0 676.5 674.3 678.0

Washington

563.0 579.5 581.6 581.2 152.2 156.5 157.6 157.0 366.4 379.7 381.7 380.9

West Virginia

135.0 135.9 136.3 136.7 31.0 30.9 30.7 30.4 65.1 68.3 68.7 68.5

Wisconsin

522.5 528.3 526.1 530.4 149.2 153.9 153.6 154.1 306.6 307.5 307.8 311.2

Wyoming

54.6 55.5 56.1 56.2 11.1 11.3 11.5 11.6 18.4 19.1 19.4 19.5


Puerto Rico

176.9 175.2 176.5 176.1 43.6 42.3 42.6 42.6 113.0 112.1 111.9 112.3

Virgin Islands(1)

8.3 8.1 8.0 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 2014 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks 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
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)
Feb.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015(p)

Alabama

222.1 227.1 227.0 227.8 181.9 188.2 190.1 190.8 376.6 379.5 379.6 379.1

Alaska

46.9 47.2 47.1 47.1 34.0 34.8 34.7 34.7 82.1 82.0 82.3 83.2

Arizona

376.9 389.9 391.1 391.9 284.0 292.6 294.7 295.4 410.1 411.1 407.1 412.1

Arkansas

171.6 173.5 173.9 174.2 106.5 113.1 112.1 115.2 213.2 213.2 213.1 213.3

California

2,383.8 2,443.9 2,456.0 2,458.1 1,734.8 1,784.5 1,796.9 1,809.5 2,391.9 2,431.7 2,438.9 2,430.5

Colorado

293.8 304.4 307.9 308.7 296.1 306.1 309.3 309.4 405.8 409.1 406.5 410.5

Connecticut

321.1 328.7 331.5 329.7 149.9 155.0 156.8 155.9 237.1 237.7 238.6 238.4

Delaware

71.8 73.2 73.2 73.5 46.4 47.6 48.0 47.9 65.5 65.3 64.9 65.3

District of Columbia

127.5 129.7 126.3 128.0 69.2 70.0 69.1 70.6 236.2 236.3 236.7 236.9

Florida

1,143.3 1,181.3 1,183.6 1,189.5 1,066.0 1,109.3 1,115.4 1,112.4 1,073.5 1,079.3 1,078.4 1,083.2

Georgia

515.7 533.0 533.0 537.2 420.2 444.6 443.8 450.1 679.5 687.5 687.9 690.2

Hawaii

78.6 79.5 79.8 79.8 113.1 113.5 114.7 114.7 125.3 124.8 124.4 124.6

Idaho

93.3 93.9 96.3 96.1 65.4 67.0 67.3 68.9 117.5 120.2 120.2 120.5

Illinois

882.1 894.1 898.0 896.6 553.7 559.7 561.7 564.7 824.4 831.2 828.5 826.9

Indiana

436.4 441.5 443.5 446.0 290.6 295.0 294.3 296.5 426.4 429.2 426.2 428.7

Iowa

221.7 223.7 222.4 223.4 137.9 139.7 140.5 140.6 254.5 257.7 259.6 257.9

Kansas

188.2 191.5 190.4 190.5 121.8 124.8 126.0 127.8 256.7 257.7 256.4 256.9

Kentucky

261.0 264.2 264.5 266.1 181.1 185.4 187.4 187.7 321.7 324.6 323.5 322.2

Louisiana

296.7 301.5 303.9 302.0 218.3 225.0 223.9 225.0 331.8 327.1 325.9 326.1

Maine

122.1 123.0 122.4 122.5 63.1 61.4 62.0 62.2 99.5 99.7 99.3 99.0

Maryland

423.2 434.5 435.2 435.3 257.8 265.5 262.9 262.7 502.5 506.7 507.6 510.6

Massachusetts

728.9 744.2 744.1 745.2 339.0 346.6 341.7 341.2 448.2 456.6 458.4 460.0

Michigan

643.0 649.1 652.1 651.2 403.7 406.9 411.8 411.5 595.8 595.2 591.3 593.3

Minnesota

495.2 501.6 503.3 504.4 253.0 256.7 256.3 260.5 417.9 418.6 419.0 419.4

Mississippi

133.9 136.6 135.3 136.0 125.4 126.7 126.5 128.2 244.4 245.5 245.7 245.6

Missouri

434.4 434.4 436.0 440.1 284.5 287.3 291.0 291.2 432.2 431.5 434.0 432.8

Montana

69.9 69.8 69.1 69.4 60.5 60.1 59.5 60.0 90.0 87.6 88.2 88.3

Nebraska

147.4 150.3 151.0 150.5 87.8 88.7 89.7 90.3 169.7 171.7 171.6 171.5

Nevada

114.5 118.6 119.2 119.8 330.6 342.2 344.1 344.0 151.8 152.5 152.7 150.1

New Hampshire

115.1 117.1 117.0 117.1 67.0 67.3 66.7 66.5 90.4 90.3 89.6 89.7


New Jersey

629.5 640.5 641.3 641.1 356.3 358.2 360.0 362.6 618.6 622.5 623.0 622.4

New Mexico

125.8 131.3 131.6 130.6 89.9 90.5 90.9 92.4 192.2 191.6 191.6 192.0

New York

1,831.7 1,871.6 1,883.2 1,882.1 862.9 879.7 872.6 881.7 1,434.0 1,439.3 1,433.2 1,437.0

North Carolina

561.3 572.4 572.3 579.7 436.4 451.4 457.4 456.7 714.2 715.8 713.7 711.7

North Dakota

59.3 59.7 59.4 59.6 40.0 41.7 41.9 42.0 80.2 80.6 80.9 80.7

Ohio

886.2 890.2 898.5 895.4 522.9 547.1 549.1 552.3 758.8 760.2 750.5 756.6

Oklahoma

227.7 230.0 230.0 230.9 155.0 155.0 155.2 156.0 348.3 348.0 348.0 349.2

Oregon

245.3 253.8 253.0 255.7 179.9 184.5 185.0 187.1 291.0 297.6 297.5 297.8

Pennsylvania

1,170.9 1,190.6 1,183.7 1,189.7 536.1 546.2 545.9 549.4 713.9 708.4 706.9 704.5

Rhode Island

104.8 104.9 105.3 104.5 54.7 55.6 56.2 55.8 60.1 60.1 60.1 59.8

South Carolina

222.8 227.8 229.3 230.1 226.0 230.3 233.4 237.4 354.2 360.0 358.6 360.0

South Dakota

68.3 68.6 68.7 69.6 45.5 45.0 44.5 45.4 77.7 78.0 77.4 77.6

Tennessee

399.8 406.3 407.5 407.1 291.5 300.2 299.9 298.3 425.5 426.9 427.6 427.7

Texas

1,510.4 1,553.1 1,554.7 1,554.7 1,168.3 1,212.5 1,214.1 1,223.8 1,819.7 1,841.3 1,836.9 1,834.3

Utah

173.2 177.0 178.1 179.4 126.5 132.1 131.7 133.9 228.0 230.1 230.0 230.7

Vermont

61.9 62.9 63.2 63.2 35.1 36.2 36.7 36.2 55.6 56.0 56.4 56.4

Virginia

493.4 499.3 503.6 503.3 367.8 377.3 375.4 377.5 704.0 708.2 706.4 707.4

Washington

450.2 460.2 459.9 459.0 295.6 297.5 302.5 303.8 546.3 557.0 558.1 557.7

West Virginia

126.3 126.5 127.9 127.6 74.2 72.7 72.5 71.9 151.8 153.8 152.6 152.6

Wisconsin

429.4 433.1 432.4 434.7 263.5 267.9 269.0 272.7 408.9 412.3 412.8 414.1

Wyoming

26.9 27.2 27.4 27.6 35.2 36.0 36.6 37.0 71.5 71.3 71.5 71.3

Puerto Rico

122.6 125.3 126.8 125.0 79.6 80.4 80.2 81.2 238.7 231.6 230.3 230.2

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.4 10.8 10.9 10.9 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 2014 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

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Last Modified Date: March 27, 2015