Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Labor Market Information Center

Covered Workers & Annual Pay - 2012 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
2012
Industry Group and Industry Number of Establishments Average Number of Workers Annual
Pay
Natural Resources and Mining 836 5,471 $37,305
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 759 4,623 $33,560
  Mining 77 848 $57,721
Construction 3,921 20,132 $39,942
  Construction 3,921 20,132 $39,942
Manufacturing 1,112 41,175 $42,176
  Manufacturing 1,112 41,175 $42,176
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 8,072 82,036 $33,678
  Wholesale Trade 2,574 19,517 $51,372
  Retail Trade 4,016 51,051 $24,534
  Transportation and Warehousing 1,301 9,501 $39,050
  Utilities 181 1,967 $69,501
Information 574 6,193 $42,917
  Information 574 6,193 $42,917
Financial Activities 3,188 28,230 $47,127
  Finance and Insurance 2,162 24,774 $49,569
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,026 3,456 $29,620
Professional and Business Services 4,723 29,169 $45,556
  Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 2,869 11,541 $51,680
  Management of Companies and Enterprises 191 4,141 $89,111
  Administrative & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remediation Service 1,663 13,487 $26,943
Education and Health Services 2,711 61,989 $42,430
  Educational Services 274 3,655 $29,326
  Health Care and Social Assistance 2,437 58,334 $43,251
Leisure and Hospitality Services 3,235 44,313 $13,721
  Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 711 6,253 $15,955
  Accommodation and Food Services 2,524 38,060 $13,354
Other Services 2,272 10,431 $26,673
  Other Services, except Public Administration 2,272 10,431 $26,673
Government 2,444 71,334 $37,589
  Federal Government 777 11,449 $58,300
  State Government 818 14,494 $43,506
  Local Government 849 45,391 $30,475
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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