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May
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Sioux Falls — May 2017

Workers in the Sioux Falls MSA had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.12 in May 2017. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers accounted for 9.3% of employment and earned $35.56 per hour.

May
10

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.4 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
11

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.2 percent in March, the same rate of increase as in the prior month.

South Dakota Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)456.3 (2)456.3 457.3 458.3 459.1 (p)459.7

Employment(1)

(2)440.7 (2)440.7 441.7 442.7 443.7 (p)444.1

Unemployment(1)

(2)15.6 (2)15.6 15.6 15.6 15.5 (p)15.5

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.4 (2)3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 (p)3.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

436.8 438.2 438.8 440.0 439.3 (p)437.8

12-month % change

0.7 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.3 (p)0.7

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

23.5 23.6 23.8 23.9 23.4 (p)23.1

12-month % change

-1.3 0.0 1.3 1.3 0.0 (p)-3.3

Manufacturing(4)

43.5 44.1 44.1 44.6 44.7 (p)44.8

12-month % change

3.6 4.5 4.5 4.9 5.2 (p)5.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

86.4 86.2 86.4 87.0 87.0 (p)86.3

12-month % change

-1.9 -1.8 -1.5 -0.7 -0.6 (p)-1.0

Information(4)

5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 (p)5.6

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 -3.4 0.0 -1.7 (p)-1.8

Financial Activities(4)

29.4 29.6 29.8 29.7 29.9 (p)29.8

12-month % change

0.3 1.0 1.7 1.7 2.0 (p)1.7

Professional & Business Services(4)

31.4 31.8 32.5 32.4 32.3 (p)32.2

12-month % change

0.0 1.3 3.5 3.2 2.9 (p)2.9

Education & Health Services(4)

73.3 73.1 72.7 72.5 72.6 (p)72.3

12-month % change

3.2 3.0 2.3 2.0 1.7 (p)0.8

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

46.8 47.5 46.9 47.3 46.8 (p)46.2

12-month % change

-0.8 1.5 -0.4 0.4 -0.4 (p)-2.5

Other Services(4)

17.0 16.9 16.9 16.9 16.8 (p)17.2

12-month % change

2.4 2.4 1.8 1.8 1.2 (p)3.0

Government(4)

79.8 79.7 80.0 80.0 80.1 (p)80.3

12-month % change

1.3 1.0 1.4 1.3 1.5 (p)1.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Sioux Falls Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2018
County Employment and Wages in South Dakota — Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, South Dakota — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in South Dakota — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sioux Falls — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for South Dakota Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Mar 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in South Dakota — Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Women’s Earnings In South Dakota — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017