Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

Font Size: A A A

South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Rapid City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels


Not Seasonally Adjusted


Industry December
2017
November
2017
December
2016
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 67,400 67,700 66,300 -0.4% 1.7%
Total Private 55,700 56,000 54,600 -0.5% 2.0%
Goods Producing 7,700 7,900 7,600 -2.5% 1.3%
Service Providing 59,700 59,800 58,700 -0.2% 1.7%
Private Service Providing 48,000 48,100 47,000 -0.2% 2.1%
Mining/Logging/Construction 4,800 4,900 4,800 -2.0% 0.0%
Manufacturing 2,900 3,000 2,800 -3.3% 3.6%
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 13,700 13,700 14,100 0.0% -2.8%
   Wholesale Trade 2,500 2,500 2,500 0.0% 0.0%
   Retail Trade 9,400 9,400 9,800 0.0% -4.1%
   Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 1,800 1,800 1,800 0.0% 0.0%
Information 900 900 900 0.0% 0.0%
Financial Activities 4,100 4,000 4,100 2.5% 0.0%
Professional/Business Services 5,200 5,200 5,100 0.0% 2.0%
Educational/Health Services 11,700 11,700 11,400 0.0% 2.6%
Leisure/Hospitality 9,300 9,500 8,300 -2.1% 12.1%
Other Services 3,100 3,100 3,100 0.0% 0.0%
Government 11,700 11,700 11,700 0.0% 0.0%
Notes: 2017 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.