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

Wyoming Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment1
Data produced by: David Bullard, Senior Economist

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County

"Employment in all three goods-producing industries fell in May. Natural Resources & Mining lost 200 jobs. Construction lost 500 jobs, and Manufacturing lost 600 jobs."


Percent Change
Employment in Thousands Total Employment
WYOMING STATEWIDE* Apr 03 May 02
May03(p) Apr03(b) May02 May 03 May 03
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 250.1 243.1 250.4 2.9 -0.1
TOTAL PRIVATE 185.4 179.1 186.3 3.5 -0.5
GOODS PRODUCING 46.9 45.4 48.2 3.3 -2.7
Natural Resources & Mining 17.7 17.4 17.9 1.7 -1.1
Mining 17.7 17.4 17.7 1.7 0.0
Oil & Gas Extraction 3.3 3.3 3.2 0.0 3.1
Mining except Oil & Gas 7.6 7.5 7.5 1.3 1.3
Coal Mining 4.9 4.8 4.8 2.1 2.1
Support Activities for Mining 6.8 6.6 7.0 3.0 -2.9
Support Activities for Oil & Gas 4.8 4.7 4.9 2.1 -2.0
Construction 20.4 19.1 20.9 6.8 -2.4
Construction of Buildings 5.0 4.9 4.8 2.0 4.2
Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction 5.5 4.9 5.9 12.2 -6.8
Specialty Trade Contractors 9.9 9.3 10.2 6.5 -2.9
Manufacturing 8.8 8.9 9.4 -1.1 -6.4
Durable Goods 4.6 4.6 5.0 0.0 -8.0
Non-Durable Goods 4.2 4.3 4.4 -2.3 -4.5
SERVICE PROVIDING 203.2 197.7 202.2 2.8 0.5
Trade, Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities 48.4 46.7 48.5 3.6 -0.2
Wholesale Trade 6.9 6.9 7.0 0.0 -1.4
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 4.1 4.1 4.1 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 30.5 29.1 30.4 4.8 0.3
Motor Vehicle & Parts Dealers 4.1 4.0 4.2 2.5 -2.4
Building Material & Garden Supplies Dealers 2.7 2.6 2.7 3.8 0.0
Food & Beverage Stores 5.0 4.9 4.9 2.0 2.0
Grocery Stores 3.9 3.8 4.0 2.6 -2.5
Gasoline Stations 4.2 4.0 4.3 5.0 -2.3
General Merchandise Stores 6.2 5.5 6.0 12.7 3.3
Miscellaneous Store Retailers 1.8 1.7 1.9 5.9 -5.3
Transportation, Warehouse, & Utilities 11.0 10.7 11.1 2.8 -0.9
Utilities 2.1 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.0
Transportation & Warehousing 8.9 8.6 9.0 3.5 -1.1
Truck Transportation 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.0 3.0
Information 4.2 4.3 4.1 -2.3 2.4
Financial Activities 10.1 10.1 10.0 0.0 1.0
Finance & Insurance 6.7 6.7 6.5 0.0 3.1
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3.4 3.4 3.5 0.0 -2.9
Professional & Business Services 15.9 15.4 15.8 3.2 0.6
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services 7.6 7.5 7.4 1.3 2.7
Architectural, Engineering & Rel. Services 2.2 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.0
Management of Companies & Enterprises 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.0 16.7
Administrative & Support & Waste Services 7.6 7.2 7.8 5.6 -2.6
Educational & Health Services 20.0 20.0 19.9 0.0 0.5
Educational Services 1.7 1.7 1.8 0.0 -5.6
Health Care & Social Assistance 18.3 18.3 18.1 0.0 1.1
Ambulatory Health Care Services 6.8 6.8 6.6 0.0 3.0
Offices of Physicians 2.9 2.9 2.8 0.0 3.6
Hospitals 2.7 2.8 2.8 -3.6 -3.6
Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 4.2 4.2 4.2 0.0 0.0
Social Assistance 4.6 4.5 4.5 2.2 2.2
Leisure & Hospitality 30.2 27.8 30.0 8.6 0.7
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2.5 2.3 2.5 8.7 0.0
Accommodation & Food Services 27.7 25.5 27.5 8.6 0.7
Accommodation 10.0 8.6 10.0 16.3 0.0
Food Services & Drinking Places 17.7 16.9 17.5 4.7 1.1
Other Services 9.7 9.4 9.8 3.2 -1.0
Repair & Maintenance 3.0 3.0 3.3 0.0 -9.1
Government 64.7 64.0 64.1 1.1 0.9
Federal Government 7.3 7.0 7.2 4.3 1.4
State Government 14.8 14.7 14.8 0.7 0.0
State Govt. Education 5.7 5.7 5.6 0.0 1.8
Local Government 42.6 42.3 42.1 0.7 1.2
Local Govt. Education 22.6 22.6 22.3 0.0 1.3
Hospitals 5.6 5.6 5.6 0.0 0.0
     
Percent Change
Employment in Thousands Total Employment
LARAMIE COUNTY Apr 03 May 02
May03(p) Apr03(b) May02 May 03 May 03
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 39.6 38.7 39.2 2.3 1.0
TOTAL PRIVATE 27.1 26.4 27.2 2.7 -0.4
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 3.9 3.7 4.2 5.4 -7.1
Nat. Res., Mining & Construction 2.4 2.3 2.7 4.3 -11.1
Manufacturing 1.5 1.4 1.5 7.1 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 35.7 35.0 35.0 2.0 2.0
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 8.4 8.2 8.1 2.4 3.7
Wholesale Trade 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 5.6 5.5 5.4 1.8 3.7
Information 1.1 1.0 1.0 10.0 10.0
Financial Activities 1.8 1.8 1.8 0.0 0.0
Professional & Business Services 3.5 3.5 3.5 0.0 0.0
Educational & Health Services 2.6 2.6 2.6 0.0 0.0
Leisure & Hospitality 4.2 4.0 4.4 5.0 -4.5
Other Services 1.6 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.0
Government 12.5 12.3 12.0 1.6 4.2
Federal Government 2.6 2.6 2.4 0.0 8.3
State Government 3.9 3.8 3.7 2.6 5.4
Local Government 6.0 5.9 5.9 1.7 1.7
     
NATRONA COUNTY*      
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 34.3 33.7 33.7 1.8 1.8
TOTAL PRIVATE 28.5 28.0 28.0 1.8 1.8
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 5.7 5.5 5.6 3.6 1.8
Natural Resources & Mining 2.0 1.9 1.9 5.3 5.3
Construction 2.2 2.1 2.3 4.8 -4.3
Manufacturing 1.5 1.5 1.4 0.0 7.1
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 28.6 28.2 28.1 1.4 1.8
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 7.9 7.8 8.0 1.3 -1.3
Wholesale Trade 2.3 2.3 2.3 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 4.5 4.5 4.6 0.0 -2.2
Trans, Warehouse, & Utilities 1.1 1.0 1.1 10.0 0.0
Information 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.0 20.0
Financial Activities 2.0 2.0 1.9 0.0 5.3
Professional & Business Services 3.1 2.9 3.0 6.9 3.3
Educational & Health Services 4.3 4.3 4.2 0.0 2.4
Leisure & Hospitality 3.2 3.2 3.1 0.0 3.2
Other Services 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0
Government 5.8 5.7 5.7 1.8 1.8
Federal Government 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0
State Government 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Local Government 4.5 4.4 4.4 2.3 2.3
Local Education 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.3 0.0


1Current Employment Statistics (CES) estimates include all full- and part-time wage and salary workers in nonagricultural establishments who worked or received pay during the week which includes the 12th of the month.  Self-employed, domestic services, and personnel of the armed forces are excluded.  Data are not seasonally adjusted.
*Published in cooperation with the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
(p) Subject to revision.         (r) Revised.

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