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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Rapid City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels

 

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industry May
2018
April
2018
May
2017
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 70,200 67,900 69,400 3.4% 1.2%
Total Private 58,400 56,200 58,000 3.9% 0.7%
Goods Producing 8,300 7,700 7,900 7.8% 5.1%
Service Providing 61,900 60,200 61,500 2.8% 0.7%
Private Service Providing 50,100 48,500 50,100 3.3% 0.0%
Mining/Logging/Construction 5,400 4,900 5,100 10.2% 5.9%
Manufacturing 2,900 2,800 2,800 3.6% 3.6%
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 14,200 13,700 13,900 3.7% 2.2%
   Wholesale Trade 2,400 2,400 2,400 0.0% 0.0%
   Retail Trade 9,900 9,500 9,600 4.2% 3.1%
   Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 1,900 1,800 1,900 5.6% 0.0%
Information 800 800 800 0.0% 0.0%
Financial Activities 4,000 4,000 3,900 0.0% 2.6%
Professional/Business Services 5,500 5,500 5,300 0.0% 3.8%
Educational/Health Services 12,200 12,200 12,000 0.0% 1.7%
Leisure/Hospitality 10,000 8,900 10,800 12.4% -7.4%
Other Services 3,400 3,400 3,400 0.0% 0.0%
Government 11,800 11,700 11,400 0.9% 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.