Marcia Hultman

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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Sioux Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Nonfarm Worker Levels


Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industry September
2018
August
2018
September
2017
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
TOTAL 158,600 159,700 156,000 -0.7% 1.7%
Total Private 143,900 145,400 141,700 -1.0% 1.6%
Goods Producing 23,900 24,200 23,000 -1.2% 3.9%
Service Providing 134,700 135,500 133,000 -0.6% 1.3%
Private Service Providing 120,000 121,200 118,700 -1.0% 1.1%
Mining/Logging/Construction 9,300 9,500 9,000 -2.1% 3.3%
Manufacturing 14,600 14,700 14,000 -0.7% 4.3%
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 31,400 31,800 31,900 -1.3% -1.6%
   Wholesale Trade 8,300 8,400 8,200 -1.2% 1.2%
   Retail Trade 17,500 17,800 18,200 -1.7% -3.9%
   Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 5,600 5,600 5,500 0.0% 1.8%
Information 2,500 2,500 2,600 0.0% -3.9%
Financial Activities 15,700 15,800 15,700 -0.6% 0.0%
Professional/Business Services 16,100 16,400 14,800 -1.8% 8.8%
Educational/Health Services 32,400 32,000 32,200 1.3% 0.6%
Leisure/Hospitality 15,800 16,500 15,600 -4.2% 1.3%
Other Services 6,100 6,200 5,900 -1.6% 3.4%
Government 14,700 14,300 14,300 2.8% 2.8%
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 Sioux Falls MSA nonfarm wage and salaried worker data.
See the definition of nonfarm wage and salaried workers.
See the definition of the Sioux Falls MSA.
See technical notes about nonfarm worker estimates.