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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Rapid City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels

 

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industry May
2017
April
2017
May
2016
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 69,600 67,000 68,100 3.9% 2.2%
Total Private 57,900 55,400 56,800 4.5% 1.9%
Goods Producing 7,900 7,700 7,900 2.6% 0.0%
Service Providing 61,700 59,300 60,200 4.1% 2.5%
Private Service Providing 50,000 47,700 48,900 4.8% 2.3%
Mining/Logging/Construction 5,000 4,800 5,100 4.2% -2.0%
Manufacturing 2,900 2,900 2,800 0.0% 3.6%
   Trade/Transportation/Utilities 14,200 13,600 13,900 4.4% 2.2%
   Wholesale Trade 2,600 2,500 2,400 4.0% 8.3%
   Retail Trade 9,800 9,300 9,700 5.4% 1.0%
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 4,000 2.5% 2.5%
Professional/Business Services 5,200 5,200 5,200 0.0% 0.0%
Educational/Health Services 11,600 11,500 11,300 0.9% 2.7%
Leisure/Hospitality 10,900 9,400 10,500 16.0% 3.8%
Other Services 3,100 3,100 3,100 0.0% 0.0%
Government 11,700 11,600 11,300 0.9% 3.5%
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.