Copyright 2003 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning

Table 4: Comparison of Nonagricultural Private Employment and Annual Average Wage (AAW) for Wyoming and Nebraska by Industry, 2001
  Wyoming Nebraska
  Employment Percent of Employment Percent of
Industry Title and Code Number Percent AAW Poverty* Number Percent AAW Poverty* ECRE**
         
Mining (21) 18,358 9.4% $53,466 290.6% 1,265 0.2% $34,908 189.7% -18,072
Utilities (22) ND ND ND ND 1,500 0.2% $59,358 322.6% NA
Construction (23) 20,666 10.5% $31,977 173.8% 46,112 5.9% $32,242 175.2% -9,741
Manufacturing (31-33) 10,174 5.2% $36,685 199.4% 111,227 14.1% $32,486 176.6% 20,449
Wholesale Trade (42) 6,899 3.5% $36,807 200.0% 43,109 5.5% $36,536 198.6% 4,072
Retail Trade (44-45) 31,250 15.9% $18,703 101.6% 114,612 14.6% $18,295 99.4% -3,132
Transportation & Warehousing (48-49) ND ND ND ND 44,400 5.6% $41,168 223.7% NA
Information (51) ND ND ND ND 26,127 3.3% $41,731 226.8% NA
Finance & Insurance (52) 6,497 3.3% $37,006 201.1% 51,322 6.5% $39,621 215.3% 6,738
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (53) 3,532 1.8% $22,499 122.3% 10,208 1.3% $23,603 128.3% -1,000
Professional & Technical Services (54) 8,301 4.2% $33,478 181.9% 36,256 4.6% $42,305 229.9% 774
Management of Companies & Enterprises (55) 814 0.4% $41,795 227.1% 11,646 1.5% $51,004 277.2% 2,121
Administrative & Waste Services (56) 7,420 3.8% $20,063 109.0% 51,802 6.6% $20,841 113.3% 5,883
Educational Services (61) 1,382 0.7% $18,854 102.5% 16,486 2.1% $21,765 118.3% 2,787
Health Care & Social Assistance (62)*** 23,408 11.9% $27,967 152.0% 98,382 12.5% $29,681 161.3% 1,280
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (71) 3,408 1.7% $14,372 78.1% 10,761 1.4% $13,000 70.7% -735
Accommodation & Food Services (72) 27,597 14.1% $10,867 59.1% 68,698 8.7% $10,105 54.9% -11,471
Other Services (81) ND ND ND ND 42,583 5.4% $17,597 95.6% NA
         
Total 196,086 100.0% $28,037 152.4% 786,496 100.0% $28,185 153.2%  
*Percent of poverty guideline for a family of four (i.e., $18,400 = 100%).
**This is the employment change to reach equivalency (ECRE) in Wyoming compared to bordering states for the same sector while holding employment in all other industries constant.
***Adjusted to account for NAICS 622 hospital employment in Local Government.
ND = Not disclosable due to confidentiality issues.
NA = Not available. Unable to calculate due to non-disclosable data.
Source Data: Bureau of Economic Analysis Tables SA27 and SA07.


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