Marcia Hultman

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Labor Market Information Center

2015 Annual Summary

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

The table below shows the number of establishments, average number of workers and annual pay by supersector and sector. The sector 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 Supersector and Sector
2015
Supersector and Sector Number of Establishments Average Number of Workers Annual
Pay
Natural Resources and Mining 997 6,215 $40,451
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 927 5,378 $37,287
  Mining 70 837 $60,786
Construction 4,010 22,201 $44,996
  Construction 4,010 22,201 $44,996
Manufacturing 1,114 42,592 $45,434
  Manufacturing 1,114 42,592 $45,434
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 8,319 86,554 $37,043
  Wholesale Trade 2,697 21,119 $56,275
  Retail Trade 4,077 52,908 $27,018
  Transportation and Warehousing 1,370 10,531 $41,404
  Utilities 175 1,996 $76,258
Information 606 5,884 $45,850
  Information 606 5,884 $45,850
Financial Activities 3,369 29,160 $53,505
  Finance and Insurance 2,298 25,425 $56,252
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,071 3,735 $34,801
Professional and Business Services 5,106 30,672 $51,000
  Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 3,143 12,511 $56,483
  Management of Companies and Enterprises 209 4,931 $93,556
  Administrative & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remediation Service 1,754 13,231 $29,952
Education and Health Services 2,848 63,950 $46,835
  Educational Services 339 3,837 $30,124
  Health Care and Social Assistance 2,509 60,114 $47,901
Leisure and Hospitality Services 3,243 46,137 $15,565
  Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 692 6,530 $17,503
  Accommodation and Food Services 2,551 39,607 $15,245
Other Services 2,286 10,712 $29,691
  Other Services, except Public Administration 2,286 10,712 $29,691
Public Administration 2,482 71,940 $40,297
  Federal Government 751 11,108 $61,943
  State Government 857 14,789 $47,030
  Local Government 874 46,043 $32,911
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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