Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

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Labor Market Information Center

2016 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
2016
Supersector and Sector Number of Establishments Average Number of Workers Annual
Pay
Natural Resources and Mining 1,049 6,426 $40,821
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 976 5,577 $38,174
  Mining 73 849 $58,209
Construction 4,060 22,797 $47,680
  Construction 4,060 22,797 $47,680
Manufacturing 1,129 42,157 $45,987
  Manufacturing 1,129 42,157 $45,987
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 8,373 87,393 $37,535
  Wholesale Trade 2,711 21,174 $57,052
  Retail Trade 4,050 53,771 $27,337
  Transportation and Warehousing 1,440 10,429 $42,593
  Utilities 172 2,019 $78,338
Information 613 5,765 $46,739
  Information 613 5,765 $46,739
Financial Activities 3,389 28,810 $55,399
  Finance and Insurance 2,307 25,024 $58,652
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,082 3,786 $33,987
Professional and Business Services 5,277 31,257 $52,668
  Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 3,220 12,901 $57,542
  Management of Companies and Enterprises 215 5,074 $96,709
  Administrative & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remediation Service 1,842 13,281 $31,112
Education and Health Services 2,850 65,247 $48,011
  Educational Services 348 3,777 $30,300
  Health Care and Social Assistance 2,502 61,470 $49,099
Leisure and Hospitality Services 3,294 46,732 $16,053
  Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 698 6,504 $17,372
  Accommodation and Food Services 2,596 40,228 $15,840
Other Services 2,316 10,919 $30,250
  Other Services, except Public Administration 2,316 10,919 $30,250
Public Administration 2,433 72,963 $41,346
  Federal Government 722 11,316 $62,364
  State Government 863 14,873 $48,598
  Local Government 848 46,774 $33,954
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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