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 | Campbell County  
| Sweetwater County | Teton County 

"Job growth continued in Information, Educational & Health Services, Leisure & Hospitality, and Government."


Percent Change
Employment in Thousands Total Employment
WYOMING STATEWIDE* Aug 03 Sep 02
Sep03(p) Aug03(r) Sep02(b) Sep 03 Sep 03
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 254.1 255.7 253.2 -0.6 0.4
TOTAL PRIVATE 191.3 196.4 190.8 -2.6 0.3
GOODS PRODUCING 48.6 49.2 49.2 -1.2 -1.2
Natural Resources & Mining 18.2 18.2 17.9 0.0 1.7
Mining 18.1 18.2 17.8 -0.5 1.7
Oil & Gas Extraction 3.2 3.4 3.2 -5.9 0.0
Mining except Oil & Gas 7.6 7.7 7.6 -1.3 0.0
Coal Mining 4.8 4.9 4.9 -2.0 -2.0
Support Activities for Mining 7.3 7.1 7.0 2.8 4.3
Support Activities for Oil & Gas 5.2 5.1 5.0 2.0 4.0
Construction 21.3 21.8 21.8 -2.3 -2.3
Construction of Buildings 4.4 4.7 5.0 -6.4 -12.0
Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction 6.5 6.4 6.5 1.6 0.0
Specialty Trade Contractors 10.4 10.7 10.3 -2.8 1.0
Manufacturing 9.1 9.2 9.5 -1.1 -4.2
Durable Goods 4.6 4.7 5.0 -2.1 -8.0
Non-Durable Goods 4.5 4.5 4.5 0.0 0.0
SERVICE PROVIDING 205.5 206.5 204.0 -0.5 0.7
Trade, Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities 49.5 50.0 48.9 -1.0 1.2
Wholesale Trade 7.2 7.1 7.0 1.4 2.9
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 4.3 4.2 4.1 2.4 4.9
Retail Trade 30.8 31.4 30.7 -1.9 0.3
Motor Vehicle & Parts Dealers 4.4 4.3 4.2 2.3 4.8
Building Material & Garden Supplies Dealers 2.6 2.7 2.8 -3.7 -7.1
Food & Beverage Stores 5.0 5.1 5.1 -2.0 -2.0
Grocery Stores 3.9 4.0 4.1 -2.5 -4.9
Gasoline Stations 4.3 4.4 4.4 -2.3 -2.3
General Merchandise Stores 6.0 6.2 6.0 -3.2 0.0
Miscellaneous Store Retailers 1.9 2.0 1.9 -5.0 0.0
Transportation, Warehouse, & Utilities 11.5 11.5 11.2 0.0 2.7
Utilities 2.1 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.0
Transportation & Warehousing 9.4 9.4 9.1 0.0 3.3
Truck Transportation 3.5 3.4 3.4 2.9 2.9
Information 4.3 4.3 4.0 0.0 7.5
Financial Activities 10.0 10.2 10.2 -2.0 -2.0
Finance & Insurance 6.7 6.7 6.6 0.0 1.5
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3.3 3.5 3.6 -5.7 -8.3
Professional & Business Services 15.3 16.2 15.8 -5.6 -3.2
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services 7.1 7.3 7.4 -2.7 -4.1
Architectural, Engineering & Rel. Services 2.3 2.2 2.2 4.5 4.5
Management of Companies & Enterprises 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Administrative & Support & Waste Services 7.5 8.2 7.7 -8.5 -2.6
Educational & Health Services 20.3 20.4 19.9 -0.5 2.0
Educational Services 1.8 1.8 2.0 0.0 -10.0
Health Care & Social Assistance 18.5 18.6 17.9 -0.5 3.4
Ambulatory Health Care Services 7.0 7.0 6.6 0.0 6.1
Offices of Physicians 3.0 3.0 2.9 0.0 3.4
Hospitals 2.8 2.7 2.7 3.7 3.7
Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 4.3 4.3 4.2 0.0 2.4
Social Assistance 4.4 4.6 4.4 -4.3 0.0
Leisure & Hospitality 33.7 36.1 33.2 -6.6 1.5
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2.9 3.4 3.0 -14.7 -3.3
Accommodation & Food Services 30.8 32.7 30.2 -5.8 2.0
Accommodation 12.1 13.4 11.7 -9.7 3.4
Food Services & Drinking Places 18.7 19.3 18.5 -3.1 1.1
Other Services 9.6 10.0 9.6 -4.0 0.0
Repair & Maintenance 2.9 3.0 3.1 -3.3 -6.5
GOVERNMENT 62.8 59.3 62.4 5.9 0.6
Federal Government 8.4 8.5 8.2 -1.2 2.4
State Government 14.3 13.9 14.1 2.9 1.4
State Govt. Education 5.0 4.5 5.0 11.1 0.0
Local Government 40.1 36.9 40.1 8.7 0.0
Local Govt. Education 20.5 15.9 20.2 28.9 1.5
Hospitals 5.5 5.6 5.6 -1.8 -1.8
     
     
Percent Change
LARAMIE COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
Aug 03 Sep 02
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY Sep03(p) Aug03(r) Sep02(b) Sep 03 Sep 03
EMPLOYMENT 40.0 40.2 39.7 -0.5 0.8
TOTAL PRIVATE 27.7 27.9 27.6 -0.7 0.4
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 3.9 4.0 4.2 -2.5 -7.1
Nat. Res., Mining & Construction 2.4 2.5 2.7 -4.0 -11.1
Manufacturing 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 36.1 36.2 35.5 -0.3 1.7
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 8.7 8.7 8.3 0.0 4.8
Wholesale Trade 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 5.9 5.9 5.7 0.0 3.5
Information 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
Financial Activities 1.8 1.9 1.9 -5.3 -5.3
Professional & Business Services 3.5 3.5 3.5 0.0 0.0
Educational & Health Services 2.8 2.7 2.6 3.7 7.7
Leisure & Hospitality 4.3 4.5 4.5 -4.4 -4.4
Other Services 1.7 1.6 1.6 6.2 6.2
GOVERNMENT 12.3 12.3 12.1 0.0 1.7
Federal Government 2.6 2.6 2.5 0.0 4.0
State Government 3.9 3.9 3.8 0.0 2.6
Local Government 5.8 5.8 5.8 0.0 0.0
     
     
NATRONA COUNTY*      
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 34.1 34.4 33.7 -0.9 1.2
TOTAL PRIVATE 29.2 29.7 28.4 -1.7 2.8
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 6.0 6.0 5.8 0.0 3.4
Natural Resources & Mining 2.1 2.1 2.0 0.0 5.0
Construction 2.4 2.4 2.2 0.0 9.1
Manufacturing 1.5 1.5 1.6 0.0 -6.3
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 28.1 28.4 27.9 -1.1 0.7
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 8.2 8.2 8.0 0.0 2.5
Wholesale Trade 2.3 2.3 2.3 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 4.8 4.8 4.6 0.0 4.3
Trans, Warehouse, & Utilities 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.0 0.0
Information 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0
Financial Activities 2.0 2.0 1.9 0.0 5.3
Professional & Business Services 3.0 3.4 3.0 -11.8 0.0
Educational & Health Services 4.4 4.4 4.1 0.0 7.3
Leisure & Hospitality 3.4 3.4 3.3 0.0 3.0
Other Services 1.6 1.7 1.7 -5.9 -5.9
GOVERNMENT 4.9 4.7 5.3 4.3 -7.5
Federal Government 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.0 -14.3
State Government 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.0 -12.5
Local Government 3.6 3.4 3.8 5.9 -5.3
Local Education 2.4 2.0 2.4 20.0 0.0
     
     
     
Percent Change
CAMPBELL COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
    37836.0 37866.0
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY Sep03(p) Aug03(r) Sep02(b) 37867.0 37867.0
EMPLOYMENT 21.6 21.5 21.7 0.5 -0.5
TOTAL PRIVATE 18.0 18.2 18.2 -1.1 -1.1
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 8.7 8.9 9.1 -2.2 -4.4
  Natural Resources & Mining 6.0 6.1 6.2 -1.6 -3.2
  Construction 2.2 2.3 2.4 -4.3 -8.3
  Manufacturing 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 12.9 12.6 12.6 2.4 2.4
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 3.9 3.9 3.8 0.0 2.6
  Information 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
  Financial Activities 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
  Professional & Business Services 1.3 1.4 1.3 -7.1 0.0
  Educational & Health Services 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.0 12.5
  Leisure & Hospitality 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0
  Other Services 0.8 0.7 0.8 14.3 0.0
GOVERNMENT 3.6 3.3 3.5 9.1 2.9
         
         
         
           
             
SWEETWATER COUNTY          
             
             
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY          
EMPLOYMENT 20.5 20.1 20.1 2.0 2.0
TOTAL PRIVATE 16.3 16.4 15.8 -0.6 3.2
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 6.6 6.6 6.5 0.0 1.5
  Natural Resources & Mining 3.6 3.7 3.4 -2.7 5.9
  Construction 1.9 1.7 1.9 11.8 0.0
  Manufacturing 1.1 1.2 1.2 -8.3 -8.3
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 13.9 13.5 13.6 3.0 2.2
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 4.3 4.3 4.1 0.0 4.9
  Information 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
  Financial Activities 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
  Professional & Business Services 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
  Educational & Health Services 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.0 12.5
  Leisure & Hospitality 2.1 2.2 2.0 -4.5 5.0
  Other Services 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0
GOVERNMENT 4.2 3.7 4.3 13.5 -2.3
             
             
             
TETON COUNTY          
             
             
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY          
EMPLOYMENT 18.4 20.6 18.7 -10.7 -1.6
TOTAL PRIVATE 16.1 18.3 16.5 -12.0 -2.4
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 2.9 3.0 3.0 -3.3 -3.3
  Natural Resources & Mining 2.7 2.8 2.7 -3.6 0.0
  Manufacturing 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.0 -33.3
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 15.5 17.6 15.7 -11.9 -1.3
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 2.8 3.2 2.9 -12.5 -3.4
  Information 0.2 0.3 0.3 -33.3 -33.3
  Financial Activities 0.8 0.9 0.8 -11.1 0.0
  Professional & Business Services 1.7 1.8 1.6 -5.6 6.2
  Educational & Health Services 0.7 0.8 0.7 -12.5 0.0
  Leisure & Hospitality 6.6 7.8 6.7 -15.4 -1.5
  Other Services 0.4 0.5 0.5 -20.0 -20.0
GOVERNMENT 2.3 2.3 2.2 0.0 4.5


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.  (b) Benchmarked.

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