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Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Data):
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1939    
 
 
    Jun 2019
Thousands of Persons
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total nonfarm
Jun 2019 152,307 151,600 150,062
Total private
Jun 2019 129,809 128,759 127,701
Goods-producing
Jun 2019 21,392 21,112 21,009
Mining and logging
Jun 2019 763 754 740
Logging
Jun 2019 48.7 45.5 48.5
Mining
Jun 2019 713.8 708.5 691.3
Oil and gas extraction
Jun 2019 159.5 156.4 147.3
Mining, except oil and gas
Jun 2019 198.7 196.8 196.5
Coal mining
Jun 2019 52.9 52.9 52.2
Support activities for mining
Jun 2019 355.6 355.3 347.5
Construction
Jun 2019 7,697 7,543 7,497
Construction of buildings
Jun 2019 1,688.6 1,648.4 1,661.6
Residential building
Jun 2019 851.5 829.4 823.7
Nonresidential building
Jun 2019 837.1 819.0 837.9
Heavy and civil engineering construction
Jun 2019 1,133.9 1,112.9 1,108.2
Specialty trade contractors
Jun 2019 4,874.6 4,781.8 4,727.5
Residential specialty trade contractors
Jun 2019 2,127.7 2,087.2 2,085.1
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
Jun 2019 2,746.9 2,694.6 2,642.4
Manufacturing
Jun 2019 12,932 12,815 12,772
Durable goods
Jun 2019 8,116 8,053 8,000
Wood products
Jun 2019 412.2 407.6 412.1
Nonmetallic mineral products
Jun 2019 421.1 418.8 422.4
Primary metals
Jun 2019 382.6 382.2 379.4
Fabricated metal products
Jun 2019 1,490.6 1,483.3 1,478.8
Machinery
Jun 2019 1,149.0 1,138.1 1,129.4
Computer and electronic products
Jun 2019 1,090.4 1,074.6 1,060.7
Computer and peripheral equipment
Jun 2019 161.2 159.8 157.0
Communication equipment
Jun 2019 86.4 85.1 86.3
Semiconductors and electronic components
Jun 2019 381.1 375.6 371.8
Electronic instruments
Jun 2019 427.5 420.5 411.7
Electrical equipment and appliances
Jun 2019 403.5 400.9 400.8
Transportation equipment
Jun 2019 1,747.7 1,735.6 1,710.2
Motor vehicles and parts
Jun 2019 1,001.5 995.6 1,002.0
Furniture and related products
Jun 2019 396.1 394.8 396.4
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
Jun 2019 622.8 617.5 609.9
Nondurable goods
Jun 2019 4,816 4,762 4,772
Food manufacturing
Jun 2019 1,644.8 1,617.0 1,631.3
Textile mills
Jun 2019 111.8 112.0 112.8
Textile product mills
Jun 2019 113.8 113.4 116.4
Apparel
Jun 2019 109.0 108.2 113.2
Paper and paper products
Jun 2019 370.8 370.8 368.1
Printing and related support activities
Jun 2019 421.6 419.4 432.6
Petroleum and coal products
Jun 2019 119.1 118.1 118.2
Chemicals
Jun 2019 862.5 857.5 840.3
Plastics and rubber products
Jun 2019 746.6 738.3 733.4
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
Jun 2019 315.6 306.8 305.8
Private service-providing
Jun 2019 108,417 107,647 106,692
Trade, transportation, and utilities
Jun 2019 27,844 27,692 27,660
Wholesale trade
Jun 2019 5,965.5 5,940.5 5,867.6
Durable goods
Jun 2019 3,225.4 3,211.1 3,161.0
Nondurable goods
Jun 2019 2,184.5 2,175.7 2,157.2
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
Jun 2019 555.6 553.7 549.4
Retail trade
Jun 2019 15,783.5 15,694.8 15,844.9
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
Jun 2019 2,062.2 2,052.9 2,031.9
Automobile dealers
Jun 2019 1,311.9 1,309.2 1,301.9
Furniture and home furnishings stores
Jun 2019 480.0 481.1 474.5
Electronics and appliance stores
Jun 2019 461.8 463.8 485.0
Building material and garden supply stores
Jun 2019 1,365.3 1,368.0 1,375.4
Food and beverage stores
Jun 2019 3,139.8 3,105.3 3,102.2
Health and personal care stores
Jun 2019 1,044.5 1,037.9 1,057.2
Gasoline stations
Jun 2019 960.2 947.6 944.2
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
Jun 2019 1,303.0 1,289.9 1,354.2
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
Jun 2019 554.3 544.1 582.7
General merchandise stores
Jun 2019 2,990.8 2,990.0 3,029.1
Department stores
. . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers
Jun 2019 844.6 840.2 842.0
Nonstore retailers
Jun 2019 577.0 574.0 566.5
Transportation and warehousing
Jun 2019 5,536.6 5,504.6 5,389.1
Air transportation
Jun 2019 520.9 515.3 505.1
Rail transportation
Jun 2019 208.3 208.3 214.6
Water transportation
Jun 2019 66.1 65.6 67.7
Truck transportation
Jun 2019 1,535.8 1,520.0 1,500.1
Transit and ground passenger transportation
Jun 2019 491.6 507.5 483.9
Pipeline transportation
Jun 2019 47.8 48.1 49.1
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
Jun 2019 41.4 36.8 42.5
Support activities for transportation
Jun 2019 723.0 717.2 711.3
Couriers and messengers
Jun 2019 723.0 709.4 691.1
Warehousing and storage
Jun 2019 1,178.7 1,176.4 1,123.7
Utilities
Jun 2019 558.3 552.3 558.2
Information
Jun 2019 2,813 2,794 2,847
Publishing industries, except Internet
Jun 2019 738.3 732.7 733.4
Motion picture and sound recording industries
Jun 2019 428.9 427.8 442.4
Broadcasting, except Internet
Jun 2019 268.4 268.0 270.7
Telecommunications
Jun 2019 721.7 716.8 757.0
Data processing, hosting and related services
Jun 2019 332.2 330.4 334.1
Other information services
Jun 2019 323.0 318.3 309.0
Financial activities
Jun 2019 8,711 8,635 8,628
Finance and insurance
Jun 2019 6,351.1 6,317.9 6,339.8
Monetary authorities - central bank
Jun 2019 19.4 19.6 19.7
Credit intermediation and related activities
Jun 2019 2,638.4 2,624.3 2,664.9
Depository credit intermediation
Jun 2019 1,716.5 1,707.0 1,727.4
Commercial banking
Jun 2019 1,311.9 1,305.9 1,330.8
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
Jun 2019 976.9 966.6 957.1
Insurance carriers and related activities
Jun 2019 2,716.4 2,707.4 2,698.1
Real estate and rental and leasing
Jun 2019 2,359.8 2,316.6 2,288.3
Real estate
Jun 2019 1,727.8 1,698.7 1,676.4
Rental and leasing services
Jun 2019 608.5 594.9 587.7
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
Jun 2019 23.5 23.0 24.2
Professional and business services
Jun 2019 21,595 21,393 21,133
Professional and technical services
Jun 2019 9,570.9 9,498.8 9,276.7
Legal services
Jun 2019 1,154.8 1,139.8 1,153.8
Accounting and bookkeeping services
Jun 2019 998.9 1,005.9 956.8
Architectural and engineering services
Jun 2019 1,536.8 1,514.2 1,492.6
Computer systems design and related services
Jun 2019 2,206.8 2,202.3 2,112.6
Management and technical consulting services
Jun 2019 1,535.0 1,518.8 1,483.8
Management of companies and enterprises
Jun 2019 2,427.0 2,400.8 2,394.9
Administrative and waste services
Jun 2019 9,597.4 9,493.4 9,461.0
Administrative and support services
Jun 2019 9,135.0 9,039.2 9,016.9
Employment services
Jun 2019 3,718.7 3,683.4 3,682.0
Temporary help services
Jun 2019 3,034.6 3,006.6 3,008.2
Business support services
Jun 2019 877.7 879.1 882.5
Services to buildings and dwellings
Jun 2019 2,325.5 2,275.5 2,281.9
Waste management and remediation services
Jun 2019 462.4 454.2 444.1
Education and health services
Jun 2019 24,051 24,213 23,439
Educational services
Jun 2019 3,584.3 3,802.7 3,519.4
Health care and social assistance
Jun 2019 20,466.5 20,410.2 19,919.3
Health care
Jun 2019 16,407.5 16,337.3 15,999.4
Ambulatory health care services
Jun 2019 7,760.7 7,735.6 7,493.7
Offices of physicians
Jun 2019 2,685.4 2,676.4 2,615.4
Outpatient care centers
Jun 2019 971.4 968.7 931.2
Home health care services
Jun 2019 1,546.0 1,536.8 1,470.5
Hospitals
Jun 2019 5,243.8 5,217.0 5,138.0
Nursing and residential care facilities
Jun 2019 3,403.0 3,384.7 3,367.7
Nursing care facilities
Jun 2019 1,609.4 1,602.4 1,610.7
Social assistance
Jun 2019 4,059.0 4,072.9 3,919.9
Child day care services
Jun 2019 984.8 1,008.7 945.5
Leisure and hospitality
Jun 2019 17,396 16,965 17,051
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Jun 2019 2,763.7 2,540.5 2,700.6
Performing arts and spectator sports
Jun 2019 556.8 554.3 531.6
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
Jun 2019 191.5 181.1 187.3
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
Jun 2019 2,015.4 1,805.1 1,981.7
Accommodation and food services
Jun 2019 14,632.6 14,424.5 14,350.2
Accommodation
Jun 2019 2,173.1 2,063.4 2,137.1
Food services and drinking places
Jun 2019 12,459.5 12,361.1 12,213.1
Other services
Jun 2019 6,007 5,955 5,934
Repair and maintenance
Jun 2019 1,367.2 1,363.9 1,342.2
Personal and laundry services
Jun 2019 1,551.0 1,552.7 1,531.8
Membership associations and organizations
Jun 2019 3,088.5 3,037.9 3,059.6
Government
Jun 2019 22,498 22,841 22,361
Federal
Jun 2019 2,828 2,812 2,810
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
Jun 2019 2,219.4 2,203.3 2,205.9
U.S. Postal Service
Jun 2019 608.2 608.2 604.1
State government
Jun 2019 4,916 5,171 4,927
State government education
Jun 2019 2,193.9 2,469.0 2,209.9
State government, excluding education
Jun 2019 2,721.8 2,702.1 2,717.3
Local government
Jun 2019 14,754 14,858 14,624
Local government education
Jun 2019 7,976.0 8,301.5 7,914.0
Local government, excluding education
Jun 2019 6,777.7 6,556.1 6,710.1
   

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