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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 2018
Thousands of Persons
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total nonfarm
Jun 2018 149,980 149,334 147,578
Total private
Jun 2018 127,732 126,674 125,340
Goods-producing
Jun 2018 20,976 20,663 20,349
Mining and logging
Jun 2018 742 730 684
Logging
Jun 2018 48.4 48.5 50.4
Mining
Jun 2018 693.6 681.8 633.9
Oil and gas extraction
Jun 2018 152.3 150.6 146.3
Mining, except oil and gas
Jun 2018 193.1 189.6 188.3
Coal mining
Jun 2018 53.2 52.8 51.9
Support activities for mining
Jun 2018 348.2 341.6 299.3
Construction
Jun 2018 7,439 7,279 7,157
Construction of buildings
Jun 2018 1,636.5 1,600.2 1,568.7
Residential building
Jun 2018 812.9 792.5 762.6
Nonresidential building
Jun 2018 823.6 807.7 806.1
Heavy and civil engineering construction
Jun 2018 1,073.8 1,040.7 1,046.3
Specialty trade contractors
Jun 2018 4,728.3 4,638.5 4,541.6
Residential specialty trade contractors
Jun 2018 2,086.8 2,044.6 2,003.5
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
Jun 2018 2,641.5 2,593.9 2,538.1
Manufacturing
Jun 2018 12,795 12,654 12,508
Durable goods
Jun 2018 8,003 7,914 7,782
Wood products
Jun 2018 411.6 406.2 399.8
Nonmetallic mineral products
Jun 2018 427.3 423.3 417.8
Primary metals
Jun 2018 383.1 379.6 373.8
Fabricated metal products
Jun 2018 1,496.9 1,481.3 1,435.0
Machinery
Jun 2018 1,133.8 1,120.1 1,085.2
Computer and electronic products
Jun 2018 1,075.8 1,062.3 1,045.0
Computer and peripheral equipment
Jun 2018 170.6 169.0 158.6
Communication equipment
Jun 2018 86.8 85.8 87.7
Semiconductors and electronic components
Jun 2018 372.8 368.1 363.3
Electronic instruments
Jun 2018 413.1 407.0 400.7
Electrical equipment and appliances
Jun 2018 406.0 401.9 389.5
Transportation equipment
Jun 2018 1,673.5 1,649.4 1,642.3
Motor vehicles and parts
Jun 2018 970.3 953.6 961.3
Furniture and related products
Jun 2018 393.2 391.3 397.6
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
Jun 2018 601.5 598.1 595.7
Nondurable goods
Jun 2018 4,792 4,740 4,726
Food manufacturing
Jun 2018 1,648.5 1,613.2 1,609.5
Textile mills
Jun 2018 111.7 111.7 111.9
Textile product mills
Jun 2018 111.4 110.8 115.5
Apparel
Jun 2018 114.7 116.6 120.1
Paper and paper products
Jun 2018 376.7 375.4 368.8
Printing and related support activities
Jun 2018 435.0 434.1 443.0
Petroleum and coal products
Jun 2018 119.3 117.3 117.5
Chemicals
Jun 2018 834.6 827.4 826.4
Plastics and rubber products
Jun 2018 729.9 728.3 715.8
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
Jun 2018 310.0 305.5 297.8
Private service-providing
Jun 2018 106,756 106,011 104,991
Trade, transportation, and utilities
Jun 2018 27,804 27,690 27,498
Wholesale trade
Jun 2018 5,996.2 5,964.7 5,934.8
Durable goods
Jun 2018 3,030.7 3,011.2 2,979.8
Nondurable goods
Jun 2018 2,058.2 2,055.7 2,059.7
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
Jun 2018 907.3 897.8 895.3
Retail trade
Jun 2018 15,942.6 15,890.9 15,860.1
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
Jun 2018 2,044.5 2,034.2 2,019.5
Automobile dealers
Jun 2018 1,311.5 1,306.0 1,297.5
Furniture and home furnishings stores
Jun 2018 477.8 477.4 468.6
Electronics and appliance stores
Jun 2018 487.1 492.2 494.3
Building material and garden supply stores
Jun 2018 1,378.2 1,387.3 1,331.1
Food and beverage stores
Jun 2018 3,118.8 3,094.2 3,116.7
Health and personal care stores
Jun 2018 1,050.8 1,052.1 1,060.6
Gasoline stations
Jun 2018 950.2 940.3 942.9
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
Jun 2018 1,362.8 1,335.7 1,357.9
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
Jun 2018 578.1 578.9 583.0
General merchandise stores
Jun 2018 3,066.1 3,081.0 3,081.7
Department stores
. . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers
Jun 2018 838.0 832.9 838.1
Nonstore retailers
Jun 2018 590.2 584.7 565.7
Transportation and warehousing
Jun 2018 5,308.4 5,280.7 5,145.7
Air transportation
Jun 2018 508.0 503.8 495.7
Rail transportation
Jun 2018 214.0 214.0 216.5
Water transportation
Jun 2018 68.3 66.0 67.4
Truck transportation
Jun 2018 1,492.0 1,473.6 1,466.5
Transit and ground passenger transportation
Jun 2018 491.4 510.6 486.1
Pipeline transportation
Jun 2018 47.4 46.9 48.2
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
Jun 2018 44.0 39.0 45.3
Support activities for transportation
Jun 2018 713.7 707.2 689.7
Couriers and messengers
Jun 2018 707.9 698.0 650.3
Warehousing and storage
Jun 2018 1,021.7 1,021.6 980.0
Utilities
Jun 2018 556.4 553.2 557.5
Information
Jun 2018 2,781 2,765 2,809
Publishing industries, except Internet
Jun 2018 714.9 709.7 722.3
Motion picture and sound recording industries
Jun 2018 426.2 422.1 432.1
Broadcasting, except Internet
Jun 2018 263.1 261.6 264.5
Telecommunications
Jun 2018 755.1 757.5 786.4
Data processing, hosting and related services
Jun 2018 331.1 328.3 319.0
Other information services
Jun 2018 291.0 285.7 285.0
Financial activities
Jun 2018 8,637 8,552 8,510
Finance and insurance
Jun 2018 6,352.4 6,313.4 6,284.7
Monetary authorities - central bank
Jun 2018 19.3 19.0 19.1
Credit intermediation and related activities
Jun 2018 2,679.8 2,664.1 2,660.5
Depository credit intermediation
Jun 2018 1,730.3 1,721.8 1,721.8
Commercial banking
Jun 2018 1,330.4 1,325.3 1,329.3
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
Jun 2018 969.7 958.9 945.8
Insurance carriers and related activities
Jun 2018 2,683.6 2,671.4 2,659.3
Real estate and rental and leasing
Jun 2018 2,284.9 2,238.4 2,225.1
Real estate
Jun 2018 1,648.1 1,621.4 1,614.6
Rental and leasing services
Jun 2018 610.9 592.2 585.9
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
Jun 2018 25.9 24.8 24.6
Professional and business services
Jun 2018 21,134 20,933 20,600
Professional and technical services
Jun 2018 9,221.1 9,148.4 8,982.3
Legal services
Jun 2018 1,151.7 1,133.6 1,148.8
Accounting and bookkeeping services
Jun 2018 953.5 961.6 935.5
Architectural and engineering services
Jun 2018 1,497.5 1,470.4 1,453.1
Computer systems design and related services
Jun 2018 2,105.4 2,098.0 2,034.1
Management and technical consulting services
Jun 2018 1,450.9 1,440.0 1,402.8
Management of companies and enterprises
Jun 2018 2,344.9 2,321.1 2,308.9
Administrative and waste services
Jun 2018 9,567.7 9,463.6 9,308.8
Administrative and support services
Jun 2018 9,132.0 9,032.9 8,891.0
Employment services
Jun 2018 3,743.1 3,707.3 3,627.9
Temporary help services
Jun 2018 3,054.1 3,020.3 2,961.0
Business support services
Jun 2018 897.9 898.6 887.8
Services to buildings and dwellings
Jun 2018 2,305.4 2,253.5 2,247.1
Waste management and remediation services
Jun 2018 435.7 430.7 417.8
Education and health services
Jun 2018 23,417 23,633 22,966
Educational services
Jun 2018 3,501.8 3,755.5 3,433.7
Health care and social assistance
Jun 2018 19,914.8 19,877.7 19,532.0
Health care
Jun 2018 16,038.3 15,976.9 15,728.7
Ambulatory health care services
Jun 2018 7,494.9 7,476.4 7,290.3
Offices of physicians
Jun 2018 2,639.1 2,632.7 2,584.2
Outpatient care centers
Jun 2018 929.3 929.1 893.9
Home health care services
Jun 2018 1,455.6 1,458.2 1,412.4
Hospitals
Jun 2018 5,174.3 5,148.4 5,078.5
Nursing and residential care facilities
Jun 2018 3,369.1 3,352.1 3,359.9
Nursing care facilities
Jun 2018 1,617.2 1,610.5 1,634.0
Social assistance
Jun 2018 3,876.5 3,900.8 3,803.3
Child day care services
Jun 2018 924.5 959.0 926.5
Leisure and hospitality
Jun 2018 17,027 16,552 16,759
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Jun 2018 2,662.6 2,426.2 2,643.3
Performing arts and spectator sports
Jun 2018 535.1 533.0 532.7
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
Jun 2018 190.3 176.3 185.7
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
Jun 2018 1,937.2 1,716.9 1,924.9
Accommodation and food services
Jun 2018 14,364.6 14,125.6 14,115.6
Accommodation
Jun 2018 2,136.6 2,030.1 2,111.5
Food services and drinking places
Jun 2018 12,228.0 12,095.5 12,004.1
Other services
Jun 2018 5,956 5,886 5,849
Repair and maintenance
Jun 2018 1,331.3 1,329.1 1,319.3
Personal and laundry services
Jun 2018 1,551.1 1,536.0 1,498.4
Membership associations and organizations
Jun 2018 3,073.9 3,021.0 3,031.7
Government
Jun 2018 22,248 22,660 22,238
Federal
Jun 2018 2,804 2,789 2,822
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
Jun 2018 2,200.4 2,184.6 2,206.3
U.S. Postal Service
Jun 2018 603.8 603.9 615.8
State government
Jun 2018 4,847 5,117 4,906
State government education
Jun 2018 2,156.9 2,450.8 2,208.7
State government, excluding education
Jun 2018 2,690.3 2,666.6 2,696.8
Local government
Jun 2018 14,597 14,754 14,510
Local government education
Jun 2018 7,903.1 8,269.0 7,862.3
Local government, excluding education
Jun 2018 6,693.5 6,485.1 6,647.9
   

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