Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State Total(1) Construction Manufacturing
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)

Alabama

2,018.5 2,039.8 2,046.2 2,052.1 85.2 86.2 87.1 87.3 263.0 270.9 271.7 273.2

Alaska

329.1 326.2 327.2 329.5 14.8 15.2 15.4 15.6 14.7 13.2 13.0 13.5

Arizona

2,793.6 2,869.8 2,875.3 2,880.3 148.4 162.1 163.9 166.4 166.8 173.1 174.6 175.3

Arkansas

1,243.9 1,250.5 1,253.5 1,252.3 51.2 51.8 52.1 52.2 157.9 160.0 160.5 160.1

California

16,927.9 17,189.7 17,200.2 17,236.6 828.2 855.9 855.2 858.2 1,313.8 1,311.9 1,311.3 1,317.9


Colorado

2,675.1 2,743.0 2,742.3 2,747.1 164.5 172.4 171.7 171.5 142.9 146.5 147.5 147.7

Connecticut

1,679.6 1,701.8 1,700.4 1,701.9 59.0 62.4 62.9 62.9 160.4 164.0 164.4 164.7

Delaware(2)

458.8 462.6 463.0 463.7 22.2 23.1 23.4 23.5 25.6 26.1 26.1 26.1

District of Columbia(2)

794.0 796.8 795.5 795.9 15.6 15.9 16.0 16.1 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4

Florida

8,614.7 8,825.5 8,829.5 8,847.3 509.3 548.4 549.7 552.7 365.6 379.5 377.3 377.4


Georgia

4,482.2 4,554.9 4,573.4 4,575.8 186.2 201.7 205.3 207.8 400.9 405.2 405.5 403.8

Hawaii(2)

653.8 667.1 664.4 664.7 36.8 36.3 36.1 36.5 13.9 13.7 13.5 13.7

Idaho

723.8 739.9 738.5 739.1 46.2 47.7 47.8 48.2 67.5 70.6 70.9 70.8

Illinois

6,074.8 6,122.1 6,123.8 6,134.1 219.2 226.7 227.9 229.0 581.5 590.5 593.0 594.3

Indiana

3,114.0 3,138.4 3,136.0 3,139.4 135.1 144.9 144.7 146.2 531.6 533.4 531.3 531.5


Iowa

1,573.5 1,593.5 1,591.4 1,595.3 75.3 79.8 80.0 81.6 218.8 226.5 226.7 227.8

Kansas

1,405.9 1,430.8 1,425.0 1,425.4 59.1 61.6 60.2 59.8 162.1 166.3 166.3 165.9

Kentucky

1,921.6 1,936.3 1,934.2 1,932.0 76.6 75.2 76.6 76.7 248.3 249.9 249.7 251.3

Louisiana

1,970.3 1,987.3 1,989.7 1,989.7 142.7 149.7 149.3 147.4 133.7 140.0 139.8 139.2

Maine

621.2 628.3 629.1 629.1 27.8 29.0 29.0 29.0 51.2 52.1 51.9 51.7


Maryland(2)

2,723.1 2,751.4 2,750.9 2,761.6 163.4 164.2 163.6 164.1 106.4 108.7 108.2 108.5

Massachusetts

3,619.1 3,683.6 3,679.1 3,683.5 155.1 163.1 162.9 163.4 244.2 248.4 247.6 247.7

Michigan

4,379.7 4,437.0 4,438.0 4,441.5 164.4 177.4 175.3 174.4 615.2 623.4 623.7 625.7

Minnesota

2,942.5 2,974.2 2,974.7 2,978.1 119.9 125.1 125.5 127.0 318.9 325.9 324.8 325.0

Mississippi

1,155.1 1,169.5 1,168.1 1,168.9 42.5 43.6 42.9 42.2 143.6 144.8 144.8 145.1


Missouri

2,872.6 2,907.5 2,913.2 2,917.2 123.5 122.2 123.5 123.3 265.5 268.8 271.1 271.9

Montana

473.0 479.3 479.6 480.1 27.2 29.3 29.3 28.9 19.9 20.5 20.4 20.5

Nebraska(2)

1,016.1 1,033.1 1,033.3 1,032.2 50.5 52.7 52.5 52.6 98.4 102.4 103.0 102.8

Nevada

1,352.1 1,391.3 1,392.8 1,397.9 83.4 92.3 92.3 92.9 50.0 55.2 56.2 56.9

New Hampshire

679.5 689.5 690.9 694.8 27.1 29.4 29.5 29.9 69.9 72.0 72.3 72.4


New Jersey

4,144.8 4,194.9 4,195.9 4,213.3 153.1 148.5 147.5 149.3 245.3 253.5 252.8 255.0

New Mexico

832.9 848.1 852.6 855.2 46.3 49.0 49.6 49.7 26.9 27.2 27.4 27.3

New York

9,546.0 9,634.2 9,646.8 9,668.8 383.9 396.5 397.0 399.5 442.8 443.2 444.0 443.1

North Carolina

4,435.4 4,526.6 4,511.0 4,538.9 209.6 220.0 219.6 220.2 467.0 474.2 474.0 474.4

North Dakota

429.8 435.5 435.0 434.9 25.8 27.6 27.4 27.6 24.7 25.3 25.2 25.4


Ohio

5,531.8 5,634.6 5,636.3 5,647.2 216.1 225.9 225.3 225.2 689.0 698.2 700.8 702.2

Oklahoma

1,675.9 1,698.1 1,699.7 1,699.1 78.1 77.6 78.5 77.6 129.5 130.9 130.8 130.5

Oregon

1,885.1 1,922.3 1,927.0 1,931.6 98.8 108.0 108.6 109.2 190.8 193.6 194.0 194.6

Pennsylvania

5,971.1 6,027.9 6,044.9 6,063.4 250.3 250.1 254.7 256.6 561.1 565.9 566.1 569.1

Rhode Island

496.8 502.1 502.6 503.1 18.3 19.0 19.1 19.4 40.5 41.1 41.6 41.3


South Carolina

2,096.3 2,127.5 2,115.1 2,134.1 100.7 99.0 99.2 99.0 239.7 244.2 244.3 245.3

South Dakota(2)

436.5 440.5 442.3 443.8 23.7 24.7 24.8 24.7 43.1 44.7 44.8 45.1

Tennessee(2)

3,025.1 3,072.2 3,078.4 3,084.4 124.6 126.1 127.5 129.4 349.1 353.6 355.1 355.1

Texas

12,300.9 12,622.9 12,653.4 12,685.7 721.4 766.7 769.8 771.3 852.6 880.2 883.0 882.5

Utah

1,480.0 1,525.3 1,524.8 1,528.6 99.6 101.2 102.4 103.0 129.0 134.7 134.5 135.2


Vermont

315.0 313.0 312.7 312.2 15.2 15.4 15.4 15.3 29.1 29.3 29.3 29.3

Virginia

3,956.3 4,019.6 4,025.0 4,027.7 194.9 202.2 202.9 203.6 233.6 242.1 243.1 243.0

Washington

3,351.1 3,440.0 3,448.3 3,460.7 203.8 211.6 211.6 214.1 281.9 288.6 290.1 291.1

West Virginia

746.6 752.0 752.0 753.5 33.4 34.0 34.0 34.5 46.9 46.9 47.2 47.5

Wisconsin

2,947.2 2,986.3 2,982.2 2,978.7 116.3 124.0 124.9 125.5 469.9 489.2 489.9 489.9

Wyoming

282.5 287.6 288.5 288.5 19.4 20.6 20.5 20.9 9.5 9.8 9.9 9.8


Puerto Rico(2)

836.2 852.9 853.5 853.2 20.1 20.5 20.1 20.2 70.0 70.1 70.5 70.7

Virgin Islands(3)

36.0 36.9 37.3 37.4 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, and other services (except public administration), not shown separately.
(2) Mining and logging is combined with construction.
(3) 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 2017 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. 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
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)

Alabama

378.1 379.6 379.6 380.3 97.2 97.1 97.7 98.4 240.4 248.8 250.9 252.3

Alaska

63.6 63.4 63.7 63.1 11.6 11.4 11.3 11.4 27.7 27.6 27.9 28.8

Arizona

524.9 534.6 534.1 532.9 216.8 220.4 221.2 221.6 426.9 436.5 438.6 440.3

Arkansas

251.7 252.2 252.3 251.6 52.7 54.2 54.3 54.1 145.2 149.8 150.6 150.6

California

3,060.0 3,084.3 3,081.0 3,077.9 831.8 834.7 836.0 835.9 2,572.6 2,643.4 2,652.9 2,672.0


Colorado

462.7 470.3 470.8 471.8 168.3 170.2 169.2 168.9 417.3 431.6 431.3 435.1

Connecticut

297.4 297.1 296.2 295.8 127.6 127.7 128.8 129.7 217.7 222.8 222.3 223.0

Delaware

81.4 82.2 82.3 82.4 47.9 47.8 47.7 47.6 64.2 64.4 64.8 65.7

District of Columbia

33.8 33.8 34.0 34.2 30.1 31.4 31.5 31.6 167.0 167.8 168.5 167.2

Florida

1,749.2 1,772.3 1,770.9 1,774.5 567.8 582.8 581.5 584.5 1,337.4 1,358.7 1,363.2 1,367.5


Georgia

944.5 962.8 967.3 965.9 242.1 241.7 240.4 240.8 673.1 681.2 685.9 691.2

Hawaii

121.3 122.7 122.7 122.3 28.3 30.0 29.9 30.0 81.3 83.8 85.0 85.1

Idaho

140.9 141.6 142.0 141.6 35.7 36.4 36.5 36.2 90.9 94.0 94.0 94.4

Illinois

1,216.1 1,215.3 1,213.9 1,219.2 393.8 399.7 400.6 400.0 937.1 948.3 944.0 942.0

Indiana

598.7 608.2 610.7 612.0 138.1 139.8 140.1 140.2 340.7 343.3 343.7 344.1


Iowa

314.0 314.9 313.9 314.0 109.2 111.6 111.6 112.0 139.8 141.9 142.6 142.4

Kansas

268.4 272.4 272.4 273.7 78.0 79.8 80.0 80.3 179.0 181.8 182.6 183.3

Kentucky

406.3 413.1 413.7 413.7 92.6 94.3 94.4 95.0 215.2 217.7 217.4 215.1

Louisiana

380.1 382.8 382.7 381.6 92.3 92.6 92.5 93.7 214.1 212.5 211.5 210.7

Maine

119.2 119.8 120.3 120.4 31.5 31.8 31.8 31.8 66.6 66.6 66.8 66.9


Maryland

467.9 472.6 470.6 471.9 145.7 139.7 138.8 138.0 443.6 463.3 459.9 462.2

Massachusetts

579.9 580.8 582.2 582.3 222.1 222.9 222.9 222.5 568.4 595.2 596.0 597.6

Michigan

788.7 791.9 790.0 791.3 219.1 219.9 221.0 221.1 646.6 659.5 659.4 660.1

Minnesota

537.5 543.4 543.8 544.6 179.7 180.6 181.5 181.9 374.8 377.8 378.6 377.9

Mississippi

232.8 232.7 232.3 232.1 44.4 46.0 45.2 44.8 109.1 113.4 114.3 115.8


Missouri

545.0 548.0 547.9 546.9 173.6 177.3 176.0 175.8 386.4 396.0 397.6 399.0

Montana

94.6 93.6 93.5 94.0 24.4 24.4 24.5 24.5 41.3 42.6 43.0 43.1

Nebraska

203.0 202.7 201.4 200.7 74.0 75.5 75.6 75.7 117.3 120.8 121.2 122.1

Nevada

250.7 255.2 255.1 254.6 65.7 66.1 65.8 65.3 181.8 188.3 187.7 191.0

New Hampshire

141.3 142.5 142.6 143.4 35.5 35.5 35.9 36.0 81.5 82.4 81.1 81.8


New Jersey

892.6 905.3 905.3 910.3 248.5 247.1 247.7 247.0 665.0 678.6 686.4 690.8

New Mexico

135.8 138.6 138.1 138.7 34.2 35.7 35.6 35.3 104.4 108.8 109.5 109.7

New York

1,578.8 1,576.0 1,576.6 1,584.3 719.9 722.4 723.4 723.6 1,323.5 1,334.2 1,333.8 1,339.4

North Carolina

833.4 849.8 848.6 853.1 234.0 238.5 240.2 242.0 624.7 646.7 647.1 654.1

North Dakota

94.4 93.4 93.4 93.2 24.6 24.4 24.8 24.6 34.5 35.5 35.2 35.2


Ohio

1,023.5 1,044.1 1,044.6 1,046.8 307.1 312.2 311.8 311.0 720.8 725.4 725.2 728.8

Oklahoma

305.5 310.1 310.3 311.5 79.8 79.3 79.5 79.6 186.5 193.0 193.2 191.8

Oregon

351.2 358.4 357.0 358.7 100.4 102.4 102.3 101.4 245.2 245.5 247.4 248.9

Pennsylvania

1,127.3 1,130.5 1,130.2 1,130.7 321.5 324.4 325.4 326.8 807.1 814.7 826.2 831.2

Rhode Island

76.7 76.6 76.3 76.8 36.5 36.6 36.5 36.5 69.0 69.5 69.9 69.3


South Carolina

396.1 407.4 405.6 409.3 101.7 101.9 102.0 102.4 278.3 278.0 277.6 285.0

South Dakota

86.5 86.6 86.5 86.8 29.4 29.3 29.4 29.4 31.5 33.3 33.5 33.9

Tennessee

624.3 630.6 632.7 635.1 159.0 161.5 161.2 160.4 408.1 418.3 418.1 417.3

Texas

2,464.4 2,523.4 2,528.2 2,537.1 763.5 776.5 783.1 785.2 1,684.9 1,758.3 1,763.1 1,762.5

Utah

280.6 293.1 293.3 292.9 84.6 87.4 87.3 88.1 207.2 214.4 212.8 213.2


Vermont

55.0 54.2 54.0 53.8 12.1 12.5 12.5 12.3 28.4 28.4 28.4 28.2

Virginia

662.2 672.9 675.4 674.5 205.6 211.6 210.9 211.1 733.8 751.9 750.8 754.0

Washington

633.6 655.0 656.2 655.5 155.7 159.0 161.1 162.1 420.6 440.3 439.8 440.8

West Virginia

132.3 133.8 134.2 134.4 26.9 26.5 26.6 26.9 65.8 66.3 65.8 65.5

Wisconsin

537.3 544.1 540.2 536.4 152.4 149.8 149.6 151.1 325.3 322.2 323.2 322.9

Wyoming

52.3 52.7 52.9 53.0 10.8 11.4 11.3 11.2 18.9 18.8 18.8 18.5


Puerto Rico

159.6 168.7 169.9 169.6 41.9 42.2 42.0 42.2 111.3 111.7 111.9 111.8

Virgin Islands(1)

7.0 7.4 7.4 7.3 - - - - - - - -

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 2017 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 3. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Education and health services Leisure and hospitality Government
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Oct.
2017
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)

Alabama

243.4 242.3 243.3 243.9 202.2 204.3 203.0 204.1 384.5 385.4 387.5 386.5

Alaska

50.0 50.1 50.4 50.5 35.9 35.6 35.6 36.1 80.9 80.3 80.3 80.7

Arizona

430.4 441.8 444.0 443.8 322.2 331.4 332.8 334.6 412.1 422.5 417.8 416.2

Arkansas

187.3 188.2 189.8 190.0 118.8 116.3 116.7 116.9 211.5 211.6 211.4 211.5

California

2,661.4 2,733.8 2,731.1 2,730.0 1,962.6 2,006.1 2,007.9 2,009.5 2,570.5 2,593.2 2,601.4 2,607.0


Colorado

334.4 338.1 340.1 340.4 339.5 350.4 349.4 350.7 436.7 449.4 447.7 446.4

Connecticut

335.4 342.8 341.8 341.9 154.9 161.1 159.7 159.5 231.2 227.1 227.5 227.8

Delaware

78.4 78.7 78.9 79.3 49.3 50.5 49.6 48.8 66.5 66.6 66.9 67.1

District of Columbia

136.7 135.4 134.0 134.1 77.7 79.1 78.9 78.9 239.5 237.5 237.3 237.3

Florida

1,273.6 1,313.6 1,320.4 1,324.9 1,212.2 1,263.7 1,262.9 1,263.3 1,108.0 1,106.2 1,102.5 1,099.1


Georgia

574.2 588.7 592.4 591.8 481.2 491.5 495.2 492.2 691.2 695.1 693.1 692.7

Hawaii

85.2 86.6 86.6 86.9 125.0 129.0 128.3 127.8 125.4 127.8 125.2 125.1

Idaho

104.3 105.5 104.7 105.6 76.2 78.5 77.6 76.8 124.0 127.4 126.7 126.9

Illinois

927.3 928.0 929.7 930.4 612.9 618.9 619.5 620.3 831.9 843.2 845.4 846.7

Indiana

473.7 475.1 474.2 476.7 306.3 305.8 305.3 302.8 426.3 430.0 426.2 426.2


Iowa

230.0 233.1 233.2 232.9 144.6 143.0 143.3 145.4 259.9 263.6 260.0 259.0

Kansas

197.8 197.7 198.0 198.0 129.4 131.9 130.3 131.6 256.6 263.5 260.3 259.0

Kentucky

272.8 273.4 273.2 273.1 195.9 196.0 194.1 193.1 314.8 316.9 315.6 314.3

Louisiana

315.2 317.9 318.9 319.8 234.8 234.9 237.3 237.9 326.6 323.7 323.8 323.8

Maine

128.0 129.1 129.2 129.5 66.0 68.3 68.2 67.9 99.8 100.7 100.6 100.4


Maryland

467.1 474.4 474.9 476.4 275.8 279.2 282.1 283.2 503.0 499.0 501.7 503.4

Massachusetts

795.5 806.3 808.2 810.4 370.6 378.6 372.5 372.1 451.9 453.2 452.5 452.2

Michigan

669.1 678.6 679.2 677.0 435.3 443.1 443.3 444.6 609.5 606.2 610.8 612.4

Minnesota

537.8 540.6 540.7 540.8 272.1 276.5 275.9 278.4 427.9 430.8 431.7 431.2

Mississippi

145.0 146.5 145.9 146.0 135.9 139.5 138.8 139.0 243.1 244.2 245.3 244.8


Missouri

466.9 477.8 477.8 479.4 306.2 310.9 313.1 315.3 433.5 434.3 434.6 434.3

Montana

76.6 76.7 76.8 76.8 65.5 66.3 66.1 66.4 91.7 93.0 92.7 92.3

Nebraska

154.7 157.6 156.8 156.9 91.6 95.5 95.8 95.3 172.1 171.9 173.3 172.6

Nevada

135.1 140.3 141.0 141.2 351.4 353.7 354.7 357.0 163.8 167.5 167.3 166.3

New Hampshire

124.4 125.8 126.9 127.2 72.2 72.8 74.0 74.8 90.1 90.6 90.7 91.2


New Jersey

702.7 713.4 711.9 713.0 376.6 383.4 380.8 384.5 615.3 617.4 616.1 615.3

New Mexico

139.8 138.9 140.8 141.0 97.4 101.6 103.2 104.4 186.7 186.8 187.0 187.2

New York

2,018.0 2,051.3 2,064.9 2,071.4 941.1 961.5 960.0 957.4 1,448.4 1,450.7 1,450.6 1,450.0

North Carolina

600.4 610.4 610.5 614.3 496.0 503.8 492.5 504.0 734.4 742.7 740.5 738.2

North Dakota

63.3 64.1 64.4 64.2 39.3 40.4 40.3 40.4 82.2 81.0 80.5 80.6


Ohio

930.3 946.5 947.1 950.9 561.7 581.5 578.5 580.5 782.2 793.3 791.3 791.3

Oklahoma

235.9 237.8 237.3 236.8 171.4 173.5 174.4 175.3 351.2 351.8 352.3 352.0

Oregon

275.5 299.0 298.6 298.3 208.8 216.3 217.4 217.2 308.7 293.2 295.3 296.3

Pennsylvania

1,263.1 1,282.9 1,287.0 1,292.9 568.0 578.2 578.1 580.4 702.2 706.3 702.7 702.2

Rhode Island

107.4 108.8 109.0 108.9 58.2 59.7 59.4 59.4 60.9 60.5 60.5 60.6


South Carolina

248.1 255.6 254.9 253.5 254.9 261.3 252.4 261.3 367.0 368.6 368.7 368.7

South Dakota

72.7 72.1 72.9 73.0 47.2 46.8 47.1 47.5 79.6 79.9 80.1 80.2

Tennessee

434.8 440.0 441.0 440.8 332.7 347.3 348.4 350.3 432.8 434.1 433.9 433.9

Texas

1,671.3 1,711.4 1,713.2 1,718.3 1,347.1 1,370.9 1,375.0 1,383.7 1,939.7 1,940.5 1,939.7 1,940.3

Utah

200.0 207.4 207.4 207.7 146.1 151.0 150.1 150.6 244.8 248.3 249.8 250.6


Vermont

66.0 65.7 66.3 66.4 38.0 37.0 36.5 36.4 55.8 55.4 55.6 55.8

Virginia

531.5 542.4 545.9 546.8 400.8 411.1 414.2 415.6 715.8 703.3 699.9 697.0

Washington

479.1 489.1 491.4 491.8 333.1 339.3 337.8 339.2 589.6 594.1 595.5 599.1

West Virginia

130.4 131.5 132.1 132.0 73.8 75.1 74.4 74.7 153.6 155.2 155.3 155.5

Wisconsin

453.6 455.7 457.8 458.0 280.0 284.6 284.0 284.3 408.6 414.5 410.0 408.1

Wyoming

27.9 28.7 28.8 28.5 35.8 37.2 38.0 38.0 69.9 69.7 69.4 69.3


Puerto Rico

117.9 117.6 117.0 117.0 67.8 79.9 79.9 80.0 213.0 208.0 208.2 207.7

Virgin Islands

2.4 2.6 2.5 2.5 6.8 6.1 6.7 6.5 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.7

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2017 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: November 16, 2018