Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

Font Size: A A A

South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

South Dakota Nonfarm Worker Levels

 

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industries July
2018
June
2018
July
2017
Percent Change
Last Month Last
Year
TOTAL 447,700 453,000 438,300 -1.2% 2.1%
Total Private 372,200 371,700 363,600 0.1% 2.4%
Goods Producing 72,400 71,300 69,300 1.5% 4.5%
Service Providing 375,300 381,700 369,000 -1.7% 1.7%
Private Service Providing 299,800 300,400 294,300 -0.2% 1.9%
Mining/Logging/Construction 27,000 26,200 25,800 3.1% 4.7%
Mining and Logging 1,000 1,000 1,100 0.0% -9.1%
Construction 26,000 25,200 24,700 3.2% 5.3%
  Construction of Buildings 6,300 6,000 6,200 5.0% 1.6%
  Heavy/Civil Engineering Construction 4,600 4,400 4,300 4.6% 7.0%
  Speciality Trade Contractors 15,100 14,800 14,200 2.0% 6.3%
Manufacturing 45,400 45,100 43,500 0.7% 4.4%
  Durable Goods 29,400 29,100 27,900 1.0% 5.4%
  Non-Durable Goods 16,000 16,000 15,600 0.0% 2.6%
Trade, Transportation & Utilities 87,900 87,900 88,100 0.0% -0.2%
  Wholesale Trade 20,800 21,000 21,200 -1.0% -1.9%
  Retail Trade 53,100 52,800 53,700 0.6% -1.1%
  Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 14,000 14,100 13,200 -0.7% 6.1%
Information 5,800 5,800 5,800 0.0% 0.0%
Financial Activities 29,700 30,000 29,500 -1.0% 0.7%
Professional Business Services 33,200 33,300 31,600 -0.3% 5.1%
Education/Health Service 71,800 72,500 71,400 -1.0% 0.6%
  Educational Services 6,200 6,800 6,400 -8.8% -3.1%
  Health Care/Social Assistance 65,600 65,700 65,000 -0.2% 0.9%
    Hospitals 26,100 26,000 25,400 0.4% 2.8%
Leisure/Hospitality 53,100 52,500 50,700 1.1% 4.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 18,300 18,400 17,200 -0.5% 6.4%
Government 75,500 81,300 74,700 -7.1% 1.1%
  Federal Government 11,400 11,800 11,400 -3.4% 0.0%
  State Government 16,900 17,000 16,900 -0.6% 0.0%
    State Education 7,300 7,400 7,300 -1.4% 0.0%
  Local Government 47,200 52,500 46,400 -10.1% 1.7%
    Local Education 21,200 26,500 20,700 -20.0% 2.4%
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 South Dakota nonfarm wage and salaried worker data.
See the definition of nonfarm wage and salaried workers.
See technical notes about nonfarm worker estimates.