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Release Tables:
Report Highlights

   
    Apr 2002    
 
 
    May 2018
Thousands
Name May 2018 Apr 2018 May 2017
Total U.S. Nonfarm Private Employment
126,254.416 126,076.188 124,012.451
By Company Size
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
51,773.190 51,735.439 51,269.366
1-19 employees
31,478.018 31,463.354 31,249.133
20-49 employees
20,295.172 20,272.085 20,020.233
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
45,587.095 45,503.087 44,639.009
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
28,894.131 28,837.661 28,104.076
500-999 employees
8,690.932 8,668.248 8,490.341
1,000+ employees
20,203.199 20,169.413 19,613.734
By Sector and Size
Goods-producing
20,502.133 20,438.218 20,031.905
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
6,755.270 6,727.279 6,654.618
1-19 employees
3,948.796 3,930.804 3,897.982
20-49 employees
2,806.474 2,796.475 2,756.636
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
8,018.888 7,980.752 7,749.153
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
5,727.974 5,730.188 5,628.134
500-999 employees
2,017.113 2,014.112 1,957.270
1,000+ employees
3,710.861 3,716.075 3,670.864
Service-providing
105,752.284 105,637.970 103,980.546
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
45,017.919 45,008.160 44,614.748
1-19 employees
27,529.221 27,532.551 27,351.151
20-49 employees
17,488.698 17,475.610 17,263.597
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
37,568.207 37,522.336 36,889.856
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
23,166.157 23,107.474 22,475.942
500-999 employees
6,673.820 6,654.136 6,533.071
1,000+ employees
16,492.338 16,453.338 15,942.870
Industry Snapshot
Construction
7,160.855 7,122.283 6,939.929
Manufacturing
12,622.504 12,608.614 12,419.415
Trade/transportation/utilities
27,725.738 27,749.071 27,471.148
Financial activities
8,545.580 8,543.289 8,427.414
Professional/business services
20,948.850 20,887.846 20,396.634
   

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