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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    
 
 
    Jun 2017
Thousands of Persons
Name Jun 2017 May 2017 Jun 2016
Total nonfarm
146,404 146,182 144,166
Total private
124,051 123,864 121,951
Goods-producing
20,007 19,982 19,705
Mining and logging
715 707 668
Logging
50.6 50.9 51.6
Mining
664.2 656.3 616.6
Oil and gas extraction
179.4 178.8 178.6
Mining, except oil and gas
184.5 184.1 178.7
Coal mining
50.8 50.8 49.0
Support activities for mining
300.3 293.4 259.3
Construction
6,896 6,880 6,690
Construction of buildings
1,519.0 1,523.7 1,484.0
Residential building
760.3 761.8 728.8
Nonresidential building
758.7 761.9 755.2
Heavy and civil engineering construction
975.5 973.0 942.7
Specialty trade contractors
4,401.5 4,383.0 4,263.1
Residential specialty trade contractors
1,934.9 1,927.4 1,850.8
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
2,466.6 2,455.6 2,412.3
Manufacturing
12,396 12,395 12,347
Durable goods
7,747 7,738 7,714
Wood products
391.2 393.4 392.7
Nonmetallic mineral products
413.8 413.8 406.4
Primary metals
385.8 383.5 378.1
Fabricated metal products
1,438.5 1,435.5 1,423.8
Machinery
1,092.1 1,088.6 1,077.1
Computer and electronic products
1,037.3 1,036.3 1,050.4
Computer and peripheral equipment
162.1 161.9 164.6
Communication equipment
85.2 84.5 85.8
Semiconductors and electronic components
361.0 360.3 368.9
Electronic instruments
394.7 396.3 395.7
Electrical equipment and appliances
388.8 386.0 383.7
Transportation equipment
1,612.3 1,615.0 1,622.2
Motor vehicles and parts
939.3 940.6 939.7
Furniture and related products
395.7 393.9 389.4
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
591.4 591.6 590.3
Nondurable goods
4,649 4,657 4,633
Food manufacturing
1,586.0 1,589.3 1,557.7
Textile mills
109.2 109.8 113.8
Textile product mills
110.6 111.5 115.3
Apparel
120.6 121.6 131.3
Paper and paper products
366.1 368.9 371.2
Printing and related support activities
437.5 437.2 447.1
Petroleum and coal products
112.2 111.5 111.6
Chemicals
818.1 817.7 811.0
Plastics and rubber products
699.1 698.8 700.6
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
290.0 291.1 273.6
Private service-providing
104,044 103,882 102,246
Trade, transportation, and utilities
27,389 27,367 27,209
Wholesale trade
5,921.5 5,911.5 5,857.7
Durable goods
2,950.0 2,946.9 2,927.1
Nondurable goods
2,063.4 2,060.6 2,036.7
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
908.1 904.0 893.9
Retail trade
15,845.0 15,836.9 15,824.8
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
2,011.9 2,010.8 1,976.5
Automobile dealers
1,302.7 1,303.3 1,279.3
Furniture and home furnishings stores
483.0 483.5 475.8
Electronics and appliance stores
506.7 509.9 527.4
Building material and garden supply stores
1,282.6 1,281.3 1,272.2
Food and beverage stores
3,089.8 3,086.5 3,091.2
Health and personal care stores
1,054.3 1,058.5 1,051.5
Gasoline stations
940.5 939.4 922.8
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
1,334.6 1,343.0 1,347.9
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
607.3 603.8 622.2
General merchandise stores
3,136.2 3,124.0 3,166.5
Department stores
1,282.7 1,279.1 1,306.0
Miscellaneous store retailers
834.6 833.1 834.7
Nonstore retailers
563.5 563.1 536.1
Transportation and warehousing
5,067.8 5,065.4 4,970.6
Air transportation
485.9 485.4 477.4
Rail transportation
207.7 208.5 213.1
Water transportation
64.7 65.4 66.5
Truck transportation
1,471.6 1,473.0 1,445.3
Transit and ground passenger transportation
474.6 472.5 478.7
Pipeline transportation
47.2 47.2 49.3
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
37.1 37.0 34.7
Support activities for transportation
664.0 664.8 657.3
Couriers and messengers
666.5 662.3 635.3
Warehousing and storage
948.5 949.3 913.0
Utilities
554.7 552.9 555.4
Information
2,719 2,723 2,780
Publishing industries, except Internet
721.1 723.3 729.2
Motion picture and sound recording industries
401.9 405.1 422.7
Broadcasting, except Internet
259.4 260.4 268.9
Telecommunications
760.0 760.7 799.2
Data processing, hosting and related services
303.2 302.3 300.4
Other information services
273.6 271.3 259.3
Financial activities
8,449 8,432 8,280
Finance and insurance
6,248.3 6,241.2 6,137.3
Monetary authorities - central bank
18.8 18.8 18.6
Credit intermediation and related activities
2,659.0 2,655.2 2,608.0
Depository credit intermediation
1,718.1 1,717.2 1,698.9
Commercial banking
1,318.1 1,317.5 1,308.4
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
947.6 942.2 928.6
Insurance carriers and related activities
2,622.9 2,625.0 2,582.1
Real estate and rental and leasing
2,200.5 2,191.0 2,142.8
Real estate
1,607.0 1,599.9 1,554.7
Rental and leasing services
570.1 567.8 564.6
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
23.4 23.3 23.5
Professional and business services
20,705 20,670 20,081
Professional and technical services
9,145.3 9,126.5 8,858.2
Legal services
1,130.8 1,128.8 1,120.8
Accounting and bookkeeping services
1,001.0 1,001.3 981.7
Architectural and engineering services
1,458.9 1,453.5 1,406.0
Computer systems design and related services
2,059.3 2,054.4 1,988.4
Management and technical consulting services
1,440.8 1,438.3 1,368.4
Management of companies and enterprises
2,282.9 2,276.7 2,237.6
Administrative and waste services
9,276.5 9,266.8 8,984.9
Administrative and support services
8,863.6 8,852.0 8,582.3
Employment services
3,697.8 3,683.4 3,540.9
Temporary help services
3,031.2 3,017.8 2,894.0
Business support services
907.4 911.8 910.5
Services to buildings and dwellings
2,142.4 2,141.3 2,069.8
Waste management and remediation services
412.9 414.8 402.6
Education and health services
23,097 23,052 22,603
Educational services
3,613.4 3,627.5 3,562.2
Health care and social assistance
19,483.6 19,424.5 19,040.4
Health care
15,736.9 15,700.4 15,409.0
Ambulatory health care services
7,296.4 7,270.4 7,073.6
Offices of physicians
2,587.4 2,579.4 2,523.9
Outpatient care centers
905.0 899.4 853.6
Home health care services
1,405.7 1,399.1 1,361.6
Hospitals
5,111.0 5,099.3 5,020.1
Nursing and residential care facilities
3,329.5 3,330.7 3,315.3
Nursing care facilities
1,635.4 1,638.0 1,646.1
Social assistance
3,746.7 3,724.1 3,631.4
Child day care services
928.3 920.2 913.0
Leisure and hospitality
15,924 15,888 15,610
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
2,265.8 2,258.9 2,235.4
Performing arts and spectator sports
462.3 457.8 460.4
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
169.0 166.4 160.8
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
1,634.5 1,634.7 1,614.2
Accommodation and food services
13,658.6 13,629.0 13,374.4
Accommodation
1,954.8 1,954.5 1,947.6
Food services and drinking places
11,703.8 11,674.5 11,426.8
Other services
5,761 5,750 5,683
Repair and maintenance
1,295.4 1,295.3 1,289.3
Personal and laundry services
1,487.7 1,482.5 1,444.7
Membership associations and organizations
2,977.8 2,972.2 2,949.3
Government
22,353 22,318 22,215
Federal
2,818 2,814 2,798
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
2,199.5 2,196.3 2,187.9
U.S. Postal Service
618.0 617.9 610.1
State government
5,080 5,084 5,089
State government education
2,416.3 2,421.2 2,412.1
State government, excluding education
2,664.1 2,662.4 2,676.5
Local government
14,455 14,420 14,328
Local government education
7,977.9 7,964.3 7,917.1
Local government, excluding education
6,477.4 6,455.2 6,410.8
   

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