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Table 2: Wyoming Average Monthly Employment, Total Payroll and Average Weekly Wages for Fourth Quarter 1997 by Industry


Average Monthly Employment Total Payroll Average Weekly Wage
Fourth Quarter Change Fourth Quarter Change Fourth Quarter Change
1997 1996 No. Percent 1997 1996 No. Percent 1997 1996 No. Percent
Total 218,046 214,612 3,434 1.6% $1,384,158,351 $1,298,293,406 $85,864,945 6.6% $488 $465 $23 4.9%
Total Private 163,921 160,431 3,491 2.2% $1,039,256,988 $965,266,917 $73,990,071 7.7% $488 $463 $25 5.4%
--Agriculture 2,972 2,927 45 1.5 14,178,264 13,208,850 969,414 7.3 367 347 20 5.7
--Mining 17,472 16,230 1,242 7.7 213,991,052 191,575,482 22,415,570 11.7 942 908 34 3.8
--Construction 15,623 14,935 688 4.6 108,193,328 100,967,016 7,226,312 7.2 533 520 13 2.4
--Manufacturing 11,078 11,003 75 0.7 88,607,650 84,601,451 4,006,199 4.7 615 591 24 4.0
--TCPU* 11,063 11,201 -137 -1.2 97,639,788 93,831,205 3,808,583 4.1 679 644 34 5.4
--Wholesale Trade 7,847 7,430 416 5.6 63,019,253 56,476,989 6,542,264 11.6 618 585 33 5.7
--Retail Trade 44,386 44,820 -434 -1.0 151,967,324 146,109,785 5,857,539 4.0 263 251 13 5.0
--FIRE** 8,184 7,943 240 3.0 61,520,007 58,426,200 3,093,807 5.3 578 566 12 2.2
--Services 45,297 43,942 1,355 3.1 240,140,322 220,069,939 20,070,383 9.1 408 385 23 5.9
Total Government 54,125 54,181 -57 -0.1% $344,901,363 $333,026,489 $11,874,874 3.6% $490 $473 $17 3.7%
--Federal Government 6,871 6,965 -94 -1.3 68,745,531 63,045,372 5,700,159 9.0 770 696 73 10.5
--State Government 11,605 11,518 87 0.8 77,688,262 74,985,739 2,702,523 3.6 515 501 14 2.8
--Local Government 35,648 35,699 -50 -0.1 198,467,570 194,995,378 3,472,192 1.8 428 420 8 1.9


* Transportation, Communications, & Public Utilities
** Finance, Insurance, & Real Estate

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