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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Rapid City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels


Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industry March
2018
February
2018
March
2017
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 67,200 66,900 65,700 0.5% 2.3%
Total Private 55,500 55,200 54,400 0.5% 2.0%
Goods Producing 7,500 7,400 7,400 1.4% 1.4%
Service Providing 59,700 59,500 58,300 0.3% 2.4%
Private Service Providing 48,000 47,800 47,000 0.4% 2.1%
Mining/Logging/Construction 4,700 4,600 4,600 2.2% 2.2%
Manufacturing 2,800 2,800 2,800 0.0% 0.0%
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 13,800 13,800 13,300 0.0% 3.8%
   Wholesale Trade 2,400 2,400 2,400 0.0% 0.0%
   Retail Trade 9,600 9,600 9,200 0.0% 4.4%
   Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 1,800 1,800 1,700 0.0% 5.9%
Information 800 800 800 0.0% 0.0%
Financial Activities 4,000 3,900 3,900 2.6% 2.6%
Professional/Business Services 5,400 5,300 5,200 1.9% 3.9%
Educational/Health Services 12,100 12,100 11,800 0.0% 2.5%
Leisure/Hospitality 8,600 8,600 8,700 0.0% -1.2%
Other Services 3,300 3,300 3,300 0.0% 0.0%
Government 11,700 11,700 11,300 0.0% 3.5%
Notes: 2018 data is preliminary and subject to revision. Data may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Source: Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation. Produced in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Access historical Rapid City MSA nonfarm wage and salaried worker data.
See the definition of nonfarm wage and salaried workers.
See the definition of the Rapid City MSA.
See technical notes about nonfarm worker estimates.