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

Table 3: Wyoming Average Monthly Employment, Total Payroll, and Average Weekly Wage for Fourth Quarter 2002 by Industry
  Average Monthly Employment Total Payroll Average Weekly Wage
           
  Fourth Quarter Change Fourth Quarter Change Fourth Quarter Change
Industry Title and Sector 2001 2002 No. % 2001 2002 Amount % 2001 2002 Amt. %
     
Total, All Industries 238,053 238,963 910 0.4 $1,795,823,012 $1,838,472,259 $42,649,247 2.4 $580 $592 $12 2.0
     
Total Private 180,253 179,712 -541 -0.3 $1,362,186,134 $1,371,509,522 $9,323,388 0.7 $581 $587 $6 1.0
Agriculture (11) 2,315 2,251 -64 -2.8 $15,052,994 $14,314,807 -$738,187 -4.9 $500 $489 -$11 -2.2
Mining (21) 19,108 17,497 -1,611 -8.4 $259,754,530 $251,825,745 -$7,928,785 -3.1 $1,046 $1,107 $61 5.9
Utilities (22) 2,094 2,117 23 1.1 $30,545,057 $34,912,869 $4,367,812 14.3 $1,122 $1,269 $147 13.1
Construction (23) 20,519 19,841 -678 -3.3 $180,003,232 $174,139,016 -$5,864,216 -3.3 $675 $675 $0 0.0
Manufacturing (31-33)* 10,203 9,670 -533 -5.2 $95,374,857 $87,928,932 -$7,445,925 -7.8 $719 $699 -$20 -2.7
Wholesale Trade (42) 6,891 7,015 125 1.8 $69,809,240 $67,831,609 -$1,977,631 -2.8 $779 $744 -$36 -4.6
Retail Trade (44-45) 29,813 30,376 563 1.9 $149,178,054 $152,633,675 $3,455,621 2.3 $385 $387 $2 0.4
Transportation & Warehousing (48-49) 6,432 6,759 328 5.1 $51,371,226 $55,096,014 $3,724,788 7.3 $614 $627 $13 2.1
Information (51) 3,977 4,068 90 2.3 $31,255,567 $30,890,627 -$364,940 -1.2 $604 $584 -$20 -3.4
Finance & Insurance (52) 6,208 6,602 394 6.3 $67,723,714 $61,582,528 -$6,141,186 -9.1 $839 $718 -$122 -14.5
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (53) 3,385 3,358 -27 -0.8 $21,335,688 $22,998,571 $1,662,883 7.8 $485 $527 $42 8.6
Professional & Technical Services (54) 7,826 7,591 -235 -3.0 $84,548,695 $88,629,459 $4,080,764 4.8 $831 $898 $67 8.1
Mgmt. of Companies & Enterprises (55)* 738 696 -41 -5.6 $7,379,186 $13,148,187 $5,769,001 78.2 $769 $1,452 $683 88.8
Administrative & Waste Services (56) 6,744 7,246 502 7.4 $36,293,964 $37,384,775 $1,090,811 3.0 $414 $397 -$17 -4.1
Educational Services (61) 1,152 1,036 -116 -10.1 $5,693,879 $5,690,787 -$3,092 -0.1 $380 $423 $42 11.1
Health Care & Social Assistance (62) 17,730 18,067 337 1.9 $134,159,893 $146,323,675 $12,163,782 9.1 $582 $623 $41 7.0
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (71) 2,788 2,248 -540 -19.4 $11,331,936 $8,130,845 -$3,201,091 -28.2 $313 $278 -$34 -11.0
Accommodation & Food Services (72) 24,443 25,840 1,398 5.7 $68,700,143 $76,359,976 $7,659,833 11.1 $216 $227 $11 5.1
Other Services (81) 7,887 7,433 -454 -5.8 $42,622,767 $41,687,425 -$935,342 -2.2 $416 $431 $16 3.8
     
Total Government 57,801 59,251 1,450 2.5 $433,636,878 $466,962,737 $33,325,859 7.7 $577 $606 $29 5.0
Federal Government 7,345 7,651 305 4.2 78,194,341 86,758,881 8,564,540 11.0 819 872 53 6.5
State Government 12,063 12,513 450 3.7 103,270,601 112,132,546 8,861,945 8.6 659 689 31 4.7
Local Government 38,392 39,087 695 1.8 252,171,936 268,071,310 15,899,374 6.3 505 528 22 4.4
*Numbers reflect the reclassification of a small company to Management of Companies & Enterprises (55) from Manufacturing (31). Additionally bonuses or "executive pay" in excess of $5.5 million were paid to two employees of the company.


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