Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Labor Market Information Center

Covered Workers & Annual Pay - 2011 Annual Summary

The table below shows the number of establishments, average number of workers and annual pay by industry group and industry. The industry tabulations provide more detailed information about the types of business activities taking place in the state. (Each different employer worksite location is counted as a separate establishment.)

South Dakota Covered Workers and Pay by Industry Group and Industry
2011
Industry Group and Industry Number of Establishments Average Number of Workers Annual
Pay
Natural Resources and Mining 775 5,266 $35,936
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 705 4,433 $32,186
  Mining 70 833 $55,893
Construction 3,885 20,129 $38,999
  Construction 3,885 20,129 $38,999
Manufacturing 1,125 39,204 $41,474
  Manufacturing 1,125 39,204 $41,474
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 8,126 80,696 $32,388
  Wholesale Trade 2,530 18,976 $48,935
  Retail Trade 4,065 50,188 $23,713
  Transportation and Warehousing 1,347 9,461 $37,640
  Utilities 184 2,071 $67,034
Information 551 6,383 $41,937
  Information 551 6,383 $41,937
Financial Activities 3,131 27,671 $45,502
  Finance and Insurance 2,135 24,257 $47,949
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 996 3,414 $28,121
Professional and Business Services 4,574 28,582 $43,000
  Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 2,763 11,142 $49,216
  Management of Companies and Enterprises 188 3,768 $88,051
  Administrative & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remediation Service 1,623 13,672 $25,519
Education and Health Services 2,713 60,273 $41,053
  Educational Services 268 3,476 $29,657
  Health Care and Social Assistance 2,445 56,797 $41,751
Leisure and Hospitality Services 3,222 43,430 $13,384
  Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 708 6,325 $15,967
  Accommodation and Food Services 2,514 37,105 $12,944
Other Services 2,205 10,252 $26,159
  Other Services, except Public Administration 2,205 10,252 $26,159
Government 2,483 71,864 $36,880
  Federal Government 834 11,529 $58,754
  State Government 799 14,434 $41,212
  Local Government 850 45,901 $30,023
Totals may not add due to rounding.
Data subject to revision.
Produced by the Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
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Pierre, SD 57501-2291
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