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
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)

Alabama(2)

1,918.1 1,939.3 1,941.6 1,948.1 79.3 81.3 81.7 80.6 - - - -

Alaska

338.0 338.2 341.3 341.2 17.2 17.8 18.3 18.3 14.4 13.0 15.0 14.5

Arizona

2,551.6 2,618.5 2,613.2 2,613.8 125.4 128.0 127.7 127.3 156.7 156.6 155.5 155.9

Arkansas

1,187.0 1,202.4 1,208.6 1,209.9 45.4 46.2 48.4 48.2 153.8 154.0 154.9 154.4

California

15,588.4 15,982.7 15,999.9 16,054.1 672.9 713.0 713.4 719.5 1,269.4 1,273.7 1,274.3 1,274.0


Colorado

2,453.4 2,504.9 2,509.6 2,514.5 141.4 153.3 154.1 153.1 135.8 139.2 139.5 139.8

Connecticut

1,665.7 1,686.0 1,685.4 1,691.8 55.7 54.7 56.0 58.4 159.6 159.7 160.9 159.9

Delaware(3)

437.4 444.0 442.3 443.1 20.5 20.5 20.5 20.8 25.7 26.0 25.6 25.5

District of Columbia(2)(3)

752.4 760.3 761.8 765.5 14.1 14.2 14.4 14.6 - - - -

Florida

7,790.6 8,021.0 8,042.0 8,059.1 393.9 425.6 423.7 422.1 329.7 333.5 335.2 333.9


Georgia

4,137.9 4,240.1 4,248.9 4,252.8 155.0 156.5 157.3 158.6 366.3 371.7 372.5 372.5

Hawaii(3)

624.5 630.7 631.3 633.0 31.5 32.3 31.6 32.2 13.8 13.8 13.7 13.5

Idaho

654.1 673.6 675.5 676.1 35.6 40.5 40.2 39.8 60.1 61.1 61.8 61.4

Illinois

5,867.4 5,914.9 5,920.3 5,929.5 199.7 213.7 213.0 213.4 580.4 577.6 575.6 573.1

Indiana

2,980.1 3,022.5 3,032.0 3,042.8 122.5 120.1 122.4 122.4 505.4 518.3 517.6 519.6


Iowa

1,546.8 1,567.7 1,566.0 1,568.2 74.0 77.4 79.8 78.4 217.5 217.7 214.5 216.2

Kansas

1,392.0 1,403.9 1,402.3 1,398.5 60.5 61.9 63.8 62.4 162.0 161.7 158.9 161.5

Kentucky

1,853.2 1,879.2 1,887.4 1,892.5 72.4 72.0 73.7 75.6 233.8 236.6 237.4 238.0

Louisiana

1,978.0 1,982.4 1,985.9 1,989.8 138.6 138.4 139.9 137.5 147.2 149.2 148.5 150.6

Maine

604.9 605.7 608.4 609.9 26.0 25.7 25.3 25.3 50.3 49.6 49.6 50.0


Maryland(3)

2,619.8 2,636.8 2,653.1 2,666.6 151.1 151.0 153.4 157.9 103.6 101.7 101.7 101.6

Massachusetts

3,407.2 3,459.2 3,470.4 3,477.8 127.3 126.9 128.5 132.0 250.1 250.5 249.3 249.9

Michigan

4,170.6 4,251.9 4,252.1 4,277.8 140.6 152.5 154.9 155.7 571.9 591.9 591.1 597.7

Minnesota

2,809.3 2,844.6 2,852.1 2,851.9 107.7 105.2 108.0 108.2 311.0 315.8 316.7 315.7

Mississippi

1,116.8 1,123.2 1,125.5 1,129.1 49.8 48.2 47.3 46.2 139.4 140.2 140.7 140.8


Missouri

2,735.0 2,758.6 2,750.4 2,757.0 110.1 110.3 111.5 112.9 255.4 261.0 260.4 260.4

Montana

453.5 456.5 458.4 458.4 24.7 25.3 25.7 25.8 18.9 18.7 18.5 18.6

Nebraska(3)

992.9 1,004.4 1,003.5 998.7 46.9 45.5 46.3 46.6 97.0 95.9 95.6 94.9

Nevada

1,212.8 1,236.1 1,246.3 1,254.3 62.8 65.5 67.5 67.8 41.5 41.8 41.8 41.8

New Hampshire

645.7 654.3 652.3 657.1 23.1 23.9 23.4 24.4 66.6 66.9 66.9 67.2


New Jersey

3,966.3 3,998.4 4,002.3 4,012.4 141.9 150.7 153.6 152.9 242.7 244.4 245.4 246.0

New Mexico

819.6 827.5 830.1 827.9 42.5 41.9 41.2 41.8 28.1 28.5 28.5 28.0

New York

9,084.7 9,191.3 9,176.6 9,219.3 340.4 343.4 340.4 354.6 453.0 451.4 448.6 450.7

North Carolina

4,134.4 4,220.4 4,232.8 4,243.2 177.4 189.0 190.6 193.0 447.3 459.3 457.5 459.3

North Dakota

459.2 467.9 468.0 462.7 34.7 37.3 37.3 36.4 25.9 26.1 26.2 26.4


Ohio

5,330.3 5,388.6 5,395.0 5,407.0 196.5 192.8 191.6 192.2 673.6 684.8 689.2 690.7

Oklahoma(2)

1,646.5 1,660.1 1,662.8 1,661.6 74.5 76.5 77.5 76.7 - - - -

Oregon

1,714.1 1,762.9 1,768.9 1,767.5 80.2 81.6 80.5 81.1 178.8 186.4 188.4 187.6

Pennsylvania

5,790.1 5,818.8 5,838.7 5,856.9 231.4 233.2 242.2 245.3 566.7 569.3 571.2 570.9

Rhode Island

478.0 480.8 481.3 484.7 16.6 16.1 15.6 15.7 40.7 41.8 41.6 41.9


South Carolina

1,945.3 1,987.0 1,996.8 1,991.9 82.2 87.0 87.9 86.1 229.3 232.9 232.5 233.3

South Dakota(3)

423.0 429.5 429.3 430.4 22.0 24.0 23.6 22.9 42.0 43.3 44.2 44.2

Tennessee(3)

2,807.0 2,845.0 2,850.8 2,860.8 110.4 113.9 114.7 115.5 323.0 332.4 330.4 329.6

Texas

11,502.3 11,753.4 11,755.5 11,788.7 646.5 672.7 668.3 666.8 883.9 880.3 876.0 869.3

Utah

1,323.2 1,369.7 1,371.3 1,374.6 77.9 83.7 83.0 81.3 120.8 123.8 125.0 125.5


Vermont

308.9 313.9 315.0 312.9 14.7 15.3 14.6 15.2 31.3 30.9 31.3 31.2

Virginia

3,778.7 3,785.6 3,802.7 3,808.6 179.2 180.3 185.2 186.3 231.8 234.2 234.9 234.4

Washington

3,057.7 3,153.8 3,161.6 3,169.3 156.6 175.1 174.3 174.7 288.8 293.3 292.9 292.8

West Virginia

774.2 756.1 755.5 757.6 34.1 30.7 29.3 29.9 48.0 48.7 48.3 49.0

Wisconsin

2,838.6 2,885.8 2,885.9 2,877.3 102.6 109.3 111.1 107.1 464.3 470.5 473.4 472.6

Wyoming

292.7 295.8 294.8 292.9 23.9 23.8 24.4 23.4 9.8 9.9 9.7 9.8


Puerto Rico(3)

912.9 910.5 908.6 905.1 27.6 24.9 24.6 24.2 75.1 74.1 73.5 74.1

Virgin Islands(2)

37.8 37.8 37.8 37.9 - - - - - - - -

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
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)

Alabama

372.4 373.9 375.2 376.5 95.0 95.4 94.5 96.3 222.1 227.5 226.7 229.5

Alaska

65.0 66.4 66.4 66.7 12.1 12.1 12.1 11.8 30.0 29.1 29.0 29.0

Arizona

491.1 502.0 496.7 495.0 188.4 192.4 192.7 193.9 380.2 391.1 391.0 397.7

Arkansas

244.3 246.7 248.0 248.2 49.7 50.6 50.9 50.4 134.2 136.8 137.7 138.0

California

2,857.6 2,935.6 2,932.0 2,940.6 782.7 795.9 792.3 791.3 2,423.3 2,516.9 2,527.5 2,548.8


Colorado

431.3 437.2 434.2 431.9 153.2 156.5 155.5 158.1 383.8 385.7 386.3 387.5

Connecticut

301.1 304.9 303.6 306.8 128.7 129.4 129.5 129.5 212.5 217.3 214.6 215.0

Delaware

79.2 79.3 79.7 79.8 44.9 46.5 46.0 46.2 59.5 62.1 61.0 60.8

District of Columbia

30.3 31.7 31.4 31.4 30.3 30.9 30.7 30.7 157.1 162.2 162.6 162.0

Florida

1,616.5 1,661.9 1,662.2 1,668.5 520.4 532.2 533.1 537.2 1,158.5 1,197.8 1,204.9 1,202.0


Georgia

867.1 897.7 897.7 897.9 232.2 238.0 236.8 236.8 615.8 629.5 632.3 643.5

Hawaii

117.4 120.5 120.3 121.0 27.4 27.4 27.4 27.7 82.2 83.5 83.8 84.6

Idaho

131.9 135.5 136.7 136.1 33.0 35.1 34.8 35.5 79.7 80.9 80.6 81.4

Illinois

1,174.2 1,188.0 1,187.2 1,184.9 369.2 367.1 365.1 363.9 914.6 926.5 935.2 942.1

Indiana

573.9 589.8 596.4 598.9 127.7 130.5 129.5 129.0 323.3 320.9 322.7 323.8


Iowa

312.0 318.0 316.5 316.2 103.9 104.4 103.7 104.6 137.0 138.5 138.1 138.8

Kansas

263.8 265.9 265.0 264.9 79.8 81.4 80.9 81.4 169.5 171.6 170.9 169.6

Kentucky

376.2 380.4 382.0 381.4 89.7 90.8 90.3 91.2 210.5 218.0 216.9 219.4

Louisiana

387.9 391.2 393.8 393.6 91.5 93.9 93.8 93.4 211.2 209.9 211.3 212.0

Maine

119.4 118.8 119.4 119.8 30.3 30.6 31.1 31.3 63.7 65.0 65.4 65.7


Maryland

454.5 458.7 457.1 459.2 144.3 144.5 144.8 144.7 424.5 425.1 432.6 431.8

Massachusetts

561.8 563.7 562.4 564.9 207.8 209.8 210.0 210.7 515.8 528.9 534.4 534.0

Michigan

757.1 763.2 762.9 765.9 204.7 206.1 207.0 209.3 615.7 637.2 639.1 637.9

Minnesota

515.9 520.2 523.3 529.9 178.7 178.3 178.6 179.5 352.6 359.6 363.0 358.6

Mississippi

219.3 221.4 221.4 222.1 43.4 43.7 43.8 44.5 99.2 100.3 101.3 101.2


Missouri

522.9 527.1 522.7 525.0 164.6 166.7 166.0 166.6 353.5 353.7 355.4 357.5

Montana

92.6 94.6 95.8 96.8 24.9 26.1 26.3 26.6 39.3 40.9 41.0 39.9

Nebraska

204.6 205.0 204.6 203.5 72.2 73.7 73.5 73.7 113.7 115.1 114.3 113.6

Nevada

229.3 235.5 236.1 238.0 57.2 56.7 57.1 57.6 154.7 158.7 157.7 159.1

New Hampshire

136.6 139.4 139.2 141.1 35.8 35.8 35.8 36.4 73.2 74.0 72.3 73.5


New Jersey

837.6 851.2 848.5 850.3 246.6 245.9 246.5 248.6 637.2 626.3 628.3 630.9

New Mexico

138.0 138.4 138.7 137.9 33.4 32.9 33.4 33.7 99.1 102.0 101.7 100.7

New York

1,555.3 1,574.1 1,566.5 1,572.1 692.6 698.3 694.6 695.6 1,229.6 1,245.6 1,252.5 1,258.6

North Carolina

774.2 788.7 793.6 789.9 210.9 213.5 215.0 215.5 569.3 591.9 591.0 592.5

North Dakota

105.7 107.4 107.9 106.0 24.0 24.7 24.6 23.9 36.0 35.8 35.3 35.4


Ohio

992.7 1,008.3 1,005.9 1,009.9 287.7 293.8 294.3 294.8 707.4 706.4 709.8 716.1

Oklahoma

299.6 304.4 305.2 304.5 79.4 79.8 80.3 79.7 184.3 191.2 188.3 187.3

Oregon

324.4 330.4 331.5 330.2 92.3 93.9 92.0 92.4 218.3 228.0 230.4 230.4

Pennsylvania

1,108.2 1,123.7 1,125.2 1,126.3 315.9 315.4 315.1 317.0 760.1 761.0 763.1 763.1

Rhode Island

74.9 75.2 75.0 75.3 32.5 32.6 32.4 32.9 60.5 60.0 61.4 62.4


South Carolina

372.8 379.6 381.7 378.5 96.4 96.5 96.3 95.1 253.1 261.8 266.2 265.4

South Dakota

85.5 87.2 87.0 86.6 29.6 29.5 29.4 30.1 30.4 30.2 29.1 29.7

Tennessee

590.1 599.6 599.9 601.9 141.4 143.0 143.5 143.7 371.2 375.5 378.4 380.3

Texas

2,298.5 2,362.8 2,364.1 2,370.2 697.1 715.7 715.3 716.7 1,538.7 1,571.6 1,573.9 1,581.2

Utah

251.3 263.7 261.7 260.6 74.2 77.0 77.8 77.3 183.1 191.8 191.2 191.9


Vermont

55.7 56.7 56.8 56.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.2 26.5 26.6 26.3 26.5

Virginia

643.1 645.7 643.5 640.9 193.3 194.3 194.7 193.9 680.9 676.4 681.2 686.6

Washington

566.4 583.1 583.8 588.4 152.4 157.5 158.6 159.3 368.1 385.7 386.8 387.0

West Virginia

135.1 134.9 134.9 134.8 30.9 30.1 29.4 29.9 66.2 67.6 67.7 68.7

Wisconsin

524.2 530.3 530.6 528.0 150.0 154.2 153.8 152.8 306.2 309.5 309.3 308.6

Wyoming

54.8 56.0 55.8 55.8 11.2 11.6 11.8 11.5 18.4 19.3 19.2 19.1


Puerto Rico

176.2 176.6 176.3 175.1 43.4 42.5 42.1 41.9 113.4 114.0 115.0 113.2

Virgin Islands(1)

8.2 8.1 8.1 8.1 - - - - - - - -

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
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
May
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)

Alabama

222.9 226.2 227.5 228.8 183.1 189.8 189.9 189.2 376.9 377.9 378.1 379.8

Alaska

46.7 47.5 48.0 48.0 34.5 34.1 34.3 34.4 82.3 82.1 82.1 82.7

Arizona

379.1 392.0 391.6 393.5 285.2 293.2 293.8 293.7 402.3 412.2 413.5 407.0

Arkansas

172.1 174.6 176.1 177.1 107.5 114.2 113.3 113.9 213.7 213.3 213.5 213.4

California

2,403.9 2,465.5 2,464.1 2,479.8 1,752.0 1,808.8 1,807.7 1,818.7 2,404.3 2,424.4 2,437.1 2,435.6

Colorado

297.5 309.5 311.8 313.2 299.9 308.9 311.9 313.4 407.1 411.2 413.0 413.5

Connecticut

324.0 329.6 330.1 330.0 150.1 155.5 154.7 155.9 238.4 238.6 240.1 239.9

Delaware

72.4 73.3 73.2 73.9 46.9 48.2 48.5 48.3 64.7 65.0 64.6 64.5

District of Columbia

127.2 126.6 125.2 129.9 69.6 69.1 70.7 70.2 235.2 236.7 237.3 237.2

Florida

1,153.6 1,191.5 1,196.8 1,203.6 1,079.2 1,121.8 1,130.1 1,132.1 1,074.6 1,081.3 1,078.6 1,079.5

Georgia

520.3 538.7 539.9 539.6 426.5 446.9 451.1 452.8 684.7 687.3 688.8 681.0

Hawaii

79.0 80.1 80.1 80.1 113.0 114.6 114.6 114.4 125.0 123.7 124.8 123.7

Idaho

94.0 95.7 95.7 96.1 66.1 67.9 68.5 68.5 118.0 120.4 120.4 120.2

Illinois

884.1 896.2 897.9 898.9 556.7 561.2 561.4 564.7 826.6 825.8 825.4 827.7

Indiana

438.5 445.4 446.2 447.1 293.5 297.7 297.6 300.7 426.7 428.3 429.4 430.5

Iowa

223.5 225.7 226.1 227.4 137.6 140.6 141.2 141.6 254.1 258.4 257.8 257.0

Kansas

189.7 190.9 191.9 192.0 122.9 127.0 127.1 125.4 256.2 256.1 256.7 254.4

Kentucky

259.2 265.3 266.7 268.3 182.2 188.0 188.9 189.0 322.5 322.3 325.4 325.2

Louisiana

298.4 303.3 303.8 306.0 220.4 224.0 223.5 225.5 329.6 325.1 324.8 323.7

Maine

122.0 122.6 122.9 123.5 63.0 62.8 63.8 63.9 99.4 99.2 99.7 98.9

Maryland

428.1 436.9 439.2 440.3 260.3 263.6 267.3 271.7 503.0 505.3 506.7 509.4

Massachusetts

735.2 751.0 754.5 755.0 340.1 346.2 347.4 347.1 449.2 459.8 460.2 460.5

Michigan

643.8 654.9 652.2 657.7 405.7 413.3 412.2 420.9 594.7 595.2 594.8 596.2

Minnesota

497.9 508.8 508.3 507.4 255.0 261.9 261.8 260.2 417.5 420.4 418.1 418.4

Mississippi

134.6 135.5 135.6 137.0 126.1 127.3 128.4 129.5 244.1 245.2 246.0 247.2

Missouri

435.4 438.3 439.3 437.6 285.5 290.6 285.7 288.9 432.4 435.2 433.6 433.0

Montana

70.2 69.2 69.7 69.8 60.2 59.8 59.1 58.8 89.5 88.4 88.8 88.4

Nebraska

147.7 151.2 152.6 152.1 87.1 90.4 88.0 85.8 169.9 171.9 173.2 172.7

Nevada

115.4 119.0 120.3 121.4 335.6 343.6 348.9 352.6 152.2 152.8 153.7 152.2

New Hampshire

115.7 117.4 117.8 117.7 67.1 67.9 67.7 67.8 88.5 89.5 89.5 89.2


New Jersey

634.4 645.5 646.4 649.1 360.5 364.3 359.6 360.7 619.9 621.7 625.7 623.6

New Mexico

126.5 130.7 131.7 132.6 91.1 92.5 93.5 93.0 192.0 191.6 192.9 191.8

New York

1,843.8 1,884.1 1,882.5 1,892.9 871.1 881.1 877.0 882.3 1,434.9 1,436.6 1,440.2 1,435.5

North Carolina

567.8 578.4 579.5 582.3 443.9 456.6 458.6 460.9 716.6 710.6 714.5 716.0

North Dakota

59.1 59.8 59.5 59.2 40.7 41.4 42.2 41.6 80.5 80.7 81.6 81.5

Ohio

890.3 897.0 899.9 900.9 525.4 548.9 549.0 546.6 760.4 759.0 757.2 755.9

Oklahoma

227.5 230.6 230.7 229.6 154.2 155.0 159.3 162.9 347.3 348.5 348.6 349.8

Oregon

247.0 257.6 258.4 259.1 182.5 187.3 190.2 189.4 292.3 298.7 298.0 297.7

Pennsylvania

1,180.3 1,184.4 1,188.5 1,197.4 538.1 549.4 549.4 550.7 712.7 704.3 705.1 706.4

Rhode Island

105.3 105.8 105.9 105.5 55.2 56.4 56.6 58.1 60.3 59.9 60.1 59.8

South Carolina

225.4 231.1 232.9 233.7 228.1 235.0 235.9 235.7 356.0 360.0 360.4 360.2

South Dakota

68.3 69.8 69.8 70.5 45.5 45.1 45.8 46.2 77.8 78.0 78.3 78.2

Tennessee

401.2 409.3 408.6 410.8 294.9 297.7 301.3 306.1 425.2 425.1 425.5 425.2

Texas

1,518.0 1,562.8 1,564.3 1,576.8 1,180.2 1,226.6 1,232.0 1,248.0 1,823.8 1,836.3 1,840.2 1,847.7

Utah

173.8 180.7 181.3 184.4 127.7 134.5 137.0 135.8 231.6 230.2 231.0 234.2

Vermont

62.3 63.4 63.7 64.1 35.2 36.3 37.0 36.4 55.3 56.3 56.7 54.9

Virginia

495.6 503.7 508.8 504.4 371.4 369.4 369.6 375.0 705.9 704.2 707.6 708.1

Washington

451.5 462.1 465.1 467.3 296.1 302.8 304.1 304.7 549.3 560.2 561.2 560.5

West Virginia

126.2 127.2 128.0 128.0 74.1 70.9 72.1 71.9 164.1 152.6 153.6 153.2

Wisconsin

429.1 433.5 435.3 434.4 262.8 271.2 268.3 272.0 409.9 414.8 412.9 410.4

Wyoming

27.1 27.8 27.6 28.0 35.2 36.6 36.6 36.0 71.4 71.6 72.0 72.0

Puerto Rico

122.6 127.8 127.5 126.1 80.3 81.5 81.2 81.7 237.1 231.2 230.4 230.6

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.2 7.4 7.4 7.4 10.9 10.7 10.7 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: June 19, 2015