North Carolina



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Jun
25

Occupational Employment and Wages in Winston-Salem – May 2014

Workers in the Winston-Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.92 in May 2014, about 8 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71.

Jun
25

Occupational Employment and Wages in Greensboro-High Point – May 2014

Workers in the Greensboro-High Point Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.12 in May 2014, about 11 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71.

Jun
24

Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News–May 2014

Workers in the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.40 in May 2014, 6 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

North Carolina Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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4,625.3 4,646.7 4,676.9 4,708.7 4,741.5 (P) 4,770.9

Employment (1)

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4,375.3 4,398.5 4,429.3 4,455.4 4,481.4 (P) 4,498.2

Unemployment (1)

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250.0 248.2 247.6 253.3 260.0 (P) 272.7

Unemployment Rate (2)

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5.4 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.5 (P) 5.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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4,203.1 4,204.7 4,222.2 4,220.4 4,232.8 (P) 4,243.2

12-month % change

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2.7 2.7 3.3 2.8 2.6 (P) 2.6

Mining and Logging (3)

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5.6 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3 (P) 5.5

12-month % change

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0.0 0.0 -1.8 -1.8 -5.4 (P) 0.0

Construction (3)

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184.4 187.6 191.4 189.0 190.6 (P) 193.0

12-month % change

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5.5 6.7 8.8 6.8 7.7 (P) 8.8

Manufacturing (3)

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455.2 458.4 458.3 459.3 457.5 (P) 459.3

12-month % change

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2.4 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.3 (P) 2.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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790.2 778.1 786.3 788.7 793.6 (P) 789.9

12-month % change

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2.9 1.2 2.6 2.5 2.7 (P) 2.0

Information (3)

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73.8 73.4 74.4 74.4 73.8 (P) 74.5

12-month % change

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3.2 2.8 3.9 3.8 2.8 (P) 3.5

Financial Activities (3)

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213.9 213.7 214.3 213.5 215.0 (P) 215.5

12-month % change

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2.9 2.5 2.5 2.0 2.3 (P) 2.2

Professional & Business Services (3)

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587.8 590.4 590.5 591.9 591.0 (P) 592.5

12-month % change

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6.0 6.3 6.5 5.6 4.2 (P) 4.1

Education & Health Services (3)

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572.4 572.3 579.2 578.4 579.5 (P) 582.3

12-month % change

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1.9 1.9 3.2 2.4 2.1 (P) 2.6

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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451.4 457.4 457.4 456.6 458.6 (P) 460.9

12-month % change

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2.8 3.9 4.8 4.1 4.1 (P) 3.8

Other Services (3)

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152.6 154.2 153.3 152.6 153.4 (P) 153.8

12-month % change

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2.9 4.3 4.1 2.9 3.0 (P) 2.9

Government (3)

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715.8 713.7 711.7 710.6 714.5 (P) 716.0

12-month % change

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-0.2 -0.3 -0.4 -0.5 -0.2 (P) -0.1

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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Charlotte Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2015
Raleigh Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2015
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2015
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2015
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2015
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2015
County Employment and Wages in North Carolina - Fourth Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Virginia Beach Area Employment - June 2014 Employment News Release Jul 2014
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in North Carolina – 2014 Unemployment News Release May 2015
Minimum Wage Workers In North Carolina-2013 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Greensboro-High Point – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Raleigh-Cary – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2015 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News–May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2015
Fatal Work Injuries in North Carolina - 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Nov 2014
Durham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2015
Winston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2015
Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in North Carolina – 2013 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Mar 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Winston-Salem – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015