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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Rapid City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels


Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industry April
2017
March
2017
April
2016
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 67,200 66,000 65,900 1.8% 2.0%
Total Private 55,500 54,300 54,700 2.2% 1.5%
Goods Producing 7,700 7,400 7,700 4.1% 0.0%
Service Providing 59,500 58,600 58,200 1.5% 2.2%
Private Service Providing 47,800 46,900 47,000 1.9% 1.7%
Mining/Logging/Construction 4,800 4,600 4,900 4.4% -2.0%
Manufacturing 2,900 2,800 2,800 3.6% 3.6%
   Trade/Transportation/Utilities 13,700 13,700 13,500 0.0% 1.5%
   Wholesale Trade 2,500 2,500 2,400 0.0% 4.2%
   Retail Trade 9,400 9,400 9,400 0.0% 0.0%
Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 1,800 1,800 1,700 0.0% 5.9%
Information 900 900 900 0.0% 0.0%
Financial Activities 4,000 4,000 4,000 0.0% 0.0%
Professional/Business Services 5,200 5,100 5,200 2.0% 0.0%
Educational/Health Services 11,500 11,500 11,200 0.0% 2.7%
Leisure/Hospitality 9,400 8,700 9,100 8.1% 3.3%
Other Services 3,100 3,000 3,100 3.3% 0.0%
Government 11,700 11,700 11,200 0.0% 4.5%
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.