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Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Data):
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail, Seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1939    
 
 
    Oct 2022
Thousands of Persons
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total nonfarm
Oct 2022 153,308 153,047 148,005
Total private
Oct 2022 130,958 130,725 125,911
Goods-producing
Oct 2022 21,277 21,244 20,499
Mining and logging
Oct 2022 634 634 578
Logging
Oct 2022 44.7 45.7 44.9
Mining
Oct 2022 588.8 588.2 533.5
Oil and gas extraction
Oct 2022 135.6 135.2 121.3
Mining, except oil and gas
Oct 2022 181.1 180.4 176.0
Coal mining
Oct 2022 37.9 38.1 36.5
Support activities for mining
Oct 2022 272.1 272.6 236.2
Construction
Oct 2022 7,721 7,720 7,455
Construction of buildings
Oct 2022 1,716.9 1,711.3 1,654.0
Residential building
Oct 2022 903.7 901.3 869.0
Nonresidential building
Oct 2022 813.2 810.0 785.0
Heavy and civil engineering construction
Oct 2022 1,073.9 1,074.3 1,043.5
Specialty trade contractors
Oct 2022 4,930.0 4,934.0 4,757.0
Residential specialty trade contractors
Oct 2022 2,273.7 2,275.2 2,203.1
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
Oct 2022 2,656.3 2,658.8 2,553.9
Manufacturing
Oct 2022 12,922 12,890 12,466
Durable goods
Oct 2022 8,039 8,016 7,766
Wood products
Oct 2022 429.9 430.8 413.5
Nonmetallic mineral products
Oct 2022 419.6 416.4 402.1
Primary metals
Oct 2022 366.1 366.3 353.6
Fabricated metal products
Oct 2022 1,454.3 1,449.1 1,398.1
Machinery
Oct 2022 1,102.6 1,099.6 1,063.6
Computer and electronic products
Oct 2022 1,096.6 1,091.2 1,066.0
Computer and peripheral equipment
Oct 2022 166.4 164.4 159.2
Communication equipment
Oct 2022 84.7 83.2 85.4
Semiconductors and electronic components
Oct 2022 391.0 388.6 371.5
Electronic instruments
Oct 2022 422.8 423.1 419.5
Electrical equipment and appliances
Oct 2022 412.4 412.1 398.0
Transportation equipment
Oct 2022 1,732.4 1,727.7 1,676.6
Motor vehicles and parts
Oct 2022 1,023.3 1,018.5 998.4
Furniture and related products
Oct 2022 381.2 381.4 379.4
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
Oct 2022 643.5 641.7 615.3
Nondurable goods
Oct 2022 4,883 4,874 4,700
Food manufacturing
Oct 2022 1,710.1 1,709.1 1,642.6
Textile mills
Oct 2022 99.3 100.0 99.4
Textile product mills
Oct 2022 102.8 103.4 104.3
Apparel
Oct 2022 94.6 94.2 91.5
Paper and paper products
Oct 2022 360.5 359.6 348.7
Printing and related support activities
Oct 2022 374.7 373.7 369.9
Petroleum and coal products
Oct 2022 105.8 105.9 105.6
Chemicals
Oct 2022 910.5 908.9 874.1
Plastics and rubber products
Oct 2022 761.1 758.1 729.2
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
Oct 2022 363.4 361.3 334.7
Private service-providing
Oct 2022 109,681 109,481 105,412
Trade, transportation, and utilities
Oct 2022 28,823 28,792 28,013
Wholesale trade
Oct 2022 5,923.1 5,908.5 5,716.3
Durable goods
Oct 2022 3,262.6 3,253.9 3,149.9
Nondurable goods
Oct 2022 2,155.4 2,149.4 2,083.4
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
Oct 2022 505.1 505.2 483.0
Retail trade
Oct 2022 15,829.1 15,821.9 15,537.0
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
Oct 2022 1,977.1 1,975.3 1,946.8
Automobile dealers
Oct 2022 1,235.7 1,234.6 1,222.5
Furniture and home furnishings stores
Oct 2022 430.2 431.4 444.8
Electronics and appliance stores
Oct 2022 419.0 424.7 423.5
Building material and garden supply stores
Oct 2022 1,394.6 1,393.2 1,379.4
Food and beverage stores
Oct 2022 3,198.9 3,201.6 3,118.8
Health and personal care stores
Oct 2022 1,075.6 1,073.4 1,050.9
Gasoline stations
Oct 2022 980.0 975.4 943.5
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
Oct 2022 1,091.5 1,086.8 1,072.0
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
Oct 2022 531.8 530.4 544.0
General merchandise stores
Oct 2022 3,216.8 3,219.0 3,138.2
Department stores
. . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers
Oct 2022 865.8 862.6 826.1
Nonstore retailers
Oct 2022 647.8 648.1 649.0
Transportation and warehousing
Oct 2022 6,526.4 6,518.2 6,220.2
Air transportation
Oct 2022 571.2 567.0 505.5
Rail transportation
Oct 2022 147.1 147.2 145.7
Water transportation
Oct 2022 61.8 61.7 55.0
Truck transportation
Oct 2022 1,601.1 1,587.9 1,528.9
Transit and ground passenger transportation
Oct 2022 411.5 409.1 384.1
Pipeline transportation
Oct 2022 47.2 47.3 50.3
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
Oct 2022 31.0 30.4 26.1
Support activities for transportation
Oct 2022 792.0 790.6 741.0
Couriers and messengers
Oct 2022 1,121.4 1,114.9 1,077.6
Warehousing and storage
Oct 2022 1,742.1 1,762.1 1,706.0
Utilities
Oct 2022 544.3 543.2 539.5
Information
Oct 2022 3,043 3,039 2,886
Publishing industries, except Internet
Oct 2022 840.5 845.4 793.8
Motion picture and sound recording industries
Oct 2022 436.5 432.8 412.0
Broadcasting, except Internet
Oct 2022 232.9 233.9 232.4
Telecommunications
Oct 2022 661.3 662.6 661.8
Data processing, hosting and related services
Oct 2022 432.4 431.4 401.4
Other information services
Oct 2022 439.8 433.0 384.8
Financial activities
Oct 2022 8,971 8,968 8,817
Finance and insurance
Oct 2022 6,612.0 6,599.6 6,527.9
Monetary authorities - central bank
Oct 2022 21.1 21.0 20.8
Credit intermediation and related activities
Oct 2022 2,696.5 2,699.0 2,705.4
Depository credit intermediation
Oct 2022 1,747.5 1,745.6 1,733.4
Commercial banking
Oct 2022 1,348.1 1,344.7 1,347.9
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
Oct 2022 1,051.0 1,045.6 1,001.6
Insurance carriers and related activities
Oct 2022 2,843.4 2,834.0 2,800.1
Real estate and rental and leasing
Oct 2022 2,359.2 2,367.9 2,289.2
Real estate
Oct 2022 1,814.5 1,815.4 1,769.6
Rental and leasing services
Oct 2022 524.1 531.9 499.1
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
Oct 2022 20.6 20.6 20.5
Professional and business services
Oct 2022 22,493 22,454 21,619
Professional and technical services
Oct 2022 10,581.3 10,538.6 10,073.2
Legal services
Oct 2022 1,182.1 1,178.7 1,168.6
Accounting and bookkeeping services
Oct 2022 1,123.5 1,118.6 1,076.3
Architectural and engineering services
Oct 2022 1,663.2 1,656.4 1,570.9
Computer systems design and related services
Oct 2022 2,447.0 2,438.2 2,339.9
Management and technical consulting services
Oct 2022 1,784.9 1,777.5 1,675.5
Management of companies and enterprises
Oct 2022 2,397.0 2,392.8 2,342.9
Administrative and waste services
Oct 2022 9,514.9 9,523.0 9,202.4
Administrative and support services
Oct 2022 9,034.2 9,043.2 8,738.2
Employment services
Oct 2022 3,884.4 3,882.9 3,699.7
Temporary help services
Oct 2022 3,179.4 3,167.6 3,025.1
Business support services
Oct 2022 761.5 767.3 801.6
Services to buildings and dwellings
Oct 2022 2,207.2 2,213.6 2,164.1
Waste management and remediation services
Oct 2022 480.7 479.8 464.2
Education and health services
Oct 2022 24,732 24,653 23,805
Educational services
Oct 2022 3,859.1 3,850.8 3,651.8
Health care and social assistance
Oct 2022 20,872.8 20,801.7 20,153.6
Health care
Oct 2022 16,577.2 16,524.6 16,056.7
Ambulatory health care services
Oct 2022 8,280.9 8,250.2 7,965.3
Offices of physicians
Oct 2022 2,864.9 2,855.3 2,766.2
Outpatient care centers
Oct 2022 1,033.4 1,032.0 1,005.2
Home health care services
Oct 2022 1,587.1 1,581.0 1,529.2
Hospitals
Oct 2022 5,247.8 5,237.0 5,122.3
Nursing and residential care facilities
Oct 2022 3,048.5 3,037.4 2,969.1
Nursing care facilities
Oct 2022 1,367.0 1,362.9 1,349.2
Social assistance
Oct 2022 4,295.6 4,277.1 4,096.9
Child day care services
Oct 2022 965.8 960.9 894.6
Leisure and hospitality
Oct 2022 15,886 15,851 14,728
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Oct 2022 2,333.8 2,324.2 2,123.5
Performing arts and spectator sports
Oct 2022 498.8 497.4 430.3
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
Oct 2022 161.7 161.5 143.4
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
Oct 2022 1,673.3 1,665.3 1,549.8
Accommodation and food services
Oct 2022 13,552.6 13,526.7 12,604.1
Accommodation
Oct 2022 1,756.6 1,736.7 1,566.3
Food services and drinking places
Oct 2022 11,796.0 11,790.0 11,037.8
Other services
Oct 2022 5,733 5,724 5,544
Repair and maintenance
Oct 2022 1,438.3 1,435.9 1,379.6
Personal and laundry services
Oct 2022 1,469.6 1,468.3 1,401.7
Membership associations and organizations
Oct 2022 2,824.9 2,819.7 2,762.6
Government
Oct 2022 22,350 22,322 22,094
Federal
Oct 2022 2,873 2,867 2,880
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
Oct 2022 2,272.0 2,268.0 2,279.7
U.S. Postal Service
Oct 2022 601.1 599.1 600.6
State government
Oct 2022 5,254 5,261 5,224
State government education
Oct 2022 2,620.8 2,622.6 2,567.3
State government, excluding education
Oct 2022 2,633.1 2,638.1 2,657.0
Local government
Oct 2022 14,223 14,194 13,990
Local government education
Oct 2022 7,768.5 7,755.0 7,633.0
Local government, excluding education
Oct 2022 6,454.5 6,439.0 6,357.3
   

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