Copyright 2005 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning
WYOMING LABOR FORCE TRENDS
Vol. 42 No. 9


Wyoming Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment

Data produced by: David Bullard, Senior Economist

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County | Campbell County  
| Sweetwater County |
Teton County

 

Natural Resources & Mining (including oil & gas) added 2,100 jobs or 10.2% from July 2004 to July 2005.

 

Percent Change
Employment in Thousands Total Employment
WYOMING STATEWIDE Jun05 Jul04
Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 269.7 272.2 263.1 -0.9 2.5
TOTAL PRIVATE 208.5 205.8 202.2 1.3 3.1
GOODS PRODUCING 54.7 53.9 51.3 1.5 6.6
Natural Resources & Mining 22.7 22.6 20.6 0.4 10.2
Mining 22.4 22.4 20.5 0.0 9.3
Oil & Gas Extraction 3.7 3.7 3.5 0.0 5.7
Mining except Oil & Gas 7.8 7.8 7.6 0.0 2.6
Coal Mining 5.1 5.0 5.0 2.0 2.0
Support Activities for Mining 10.9 10.9 9.4 0.0 16.0
Support Activities for Oil & Gas 7.0 7.1 6.5 -1.4 7.7
Construction 22.4 21.7 21.1 3.2 6.2
Construction of Buildings 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.3 6.7
Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction 6.2 6.0 5.8 3.3 6.9
Specialty Trade Contractors 11.4 11.1 10.8 2.7 5.6
Manufacturing 9.6 9.6 9.6 0.0 0.0
Durable Goods 5.2 5.2 5.1 0.0 2.0
Non-Durable Goods 4.4 4.4 4.5 0.0 -2.2
SERVICE PROVIDING 215.0 218.3 211.8 -1.5 1.5
Trade, Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities 51.7 51.2 51.0 1.0 1.4
Wholesale Trade 7.8 7.7 7.5 1.3 4.0
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 4.8 4.7 4.5 2.1 6.7
Retail Trade 31.6 31.2 31.3 1.3 1.0
Motor Vehicle & Parts Dealers 4.3 4.3 4.3 0.0 0.0
Building Material & Garden Supplies Dealers 2.6 2.6 2.7 0.0 -3.7
Food & Beverage Stores 4.9 4.8 4.9 2.1 0.0
Grocery Stores 4.0 3.9 4.0 2.6 0.0
Gasoline Stations 4.4 4.3 4.5 2.3 -2.2
General Merchandise Stores 6.4 6.2 6.0 3.2 6.7
Miscellaneous Store Retailers 2.0 2.1 2.1 -4.8 -4.8
Transportation, Warehouse, & Utilities 12.3 12.3 12.2 0.0 0.8
Utilities 2.2 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.0
Transportation & Warehousing 10.1 10.1 10.0 0.0 1.0
Truck Transportation 3.6 3.7 3.5 -2.7 2.9
Information 4.4 4.4 4.4 0.0 0.0
Financial Activities 10.7 10.9 10.6 -1.8 0.9
Finance & Insurance 6.8 6.9 6.9 -1.4 -1.4
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3.9 4.0 3.7 -2.5 5.4
Professional & Business Services 17.1 16.5 16.3 3.6 4.9
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services 8.4 8.1 7.8 3.7 7.7
Architectural, Engineering & Rel. Services 2.4 2.3 2.3 4.3 4.3
Management of Companies & Enterprises 0.8 0.7 0.8 14.3 0.0
Administrative & Support & Waste Services 7.9 7.7 7.7 2.6 2.6
Educational & Health Services 22.0 22.1 21.5 -0.5 2.3
Educational Services 2.2 2.2 2.3 0.0 -4.3
Health Care & Social Assistance 19.8 19.9 19.2 -0.5 3.1
Ambulatory Health Care Services 7.6 7.5 7.4 1.3 2.7
Offices of Physicians 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0
Hospitals 2.8 2.8 2.7 0.0 3.7
Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 4.4 4.4 4.3 0.0 2.3
Social Assistance 5.0 5.2 4.8 -3.8 4.2
Leisure & Hospitality 37.7 36.7 37.1 2.7 1.6
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3.2 3.2 3.5 0.0 -8.6
Accommodation & Food Services 34.5 33.5 33.6 3.0 2.7
Accommodation 14.6 14.0 14.1 4.3 3.5
Food Services & Drinking Places 19.9 19.5 19.5 2.1 2.1
Other Services 10.2 10.1 10.0 1.0 2.0
Repair & Maintenance 3.2 3.2 3.1 0.0 3.2
GOVERNMENT 61.2 66.4 60.9 -7.8 0.5
Federal Government 8.3 8.3 8.5 0.0 -2.4
State Government 15.2 15.7 15.0 -3.2 1.3
State Govt. Education 5.7 6.1 5.6 -6.6 1.8
Local Government 37.7 42.4 37.4 -11.1 0.8
Local Govt. Education 15.8 20.6 15.8 -23.3 0.0
Hospitals 5.9 5.8 5.7 1.7 3.5
     
     
Percent Change
LARAMIE COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
Jun05 Jul04
Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 42.6 42.3 41.5 0.7 2.7
TOTAL PRIVATE 30.0 29.4 29.3 2.0 2.4
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 4.7 4.6 4.5 2.2 4.4
Nat. Res., Mining & Construction 3.1 3.0 2.9 3.3 6.9
Manufacturing 1.6 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 37.9 37.7 37.0 0.5 2.4
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 9.1 8.9 8.8 2.2 3.4
Wholesale Trade 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade 5.8 5.7 5.6 1.8 3.6
Trans, Warehouse, & Utilities 2.6 2.5 2.5 4.0 4.0
Information 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.0 -9.1
Financial Activities 2.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0
Professional & Business Services 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.0 3.0
Educational & Health Services 3.3 3.3 3.2 0.0 3.1
Leisure & Hospitality 4.8 4.6 4.7 4.3 2.1
Other Services 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0
GOVERNMENT 12.6 12.9 12.2 -2.3 3.3
Federal Government   2.6 2.7 2.7 -3.7 -3.7
State Government   3.9 3.9 3.9 0.0 0.0
Local Government 6.1 6.3 5.6 -3.2 8.9
Local Education 2.8 3.2 2.7 -12.5 3.7
         
Percent Change
NATRONA COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
Jun05 Jul04
Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 37.3 38.0 36.4 -1.8 2.5
TOTAL PRIVATE 32.4 32.4 31.4 0.0 3.2
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 7.9 7.8 7.4 1.3 6.8
Natural Resources & Mining 3.5 3.5 3.1 0.0 12.9
Construction 2.7 2.6 2.7 3.8 0.0
Manufacturing 1.7 1.7 1.6 0.0 6.2
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 29.4 30.2 29.0 -2.6 1.4
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 8.6 8.6 8.4 0.0 2.4
Wholesale Trade 2.5 2.5 2.4 0.0 4.2
Retail Trade 5.0 5.0 4.9 0.0 2.0
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 1.9 1.9 1.9 0.0 0.0
Professional & Business Services 3.0 3.1 3.1 -3.2 -3.2
Educational & Health Services 4.7 4.7 4.5 0.0 4.4
Leisure & Hospitality 3.9 3.9 3.7 0.0 5.4
Other Services 1.8 1.8 1.8 0.0 0.0
GOVERNMENT 4.9 5.6 5.0 -12.5 -2.0
Federal Government   0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
State Government   0.7 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Local Government 3.5 4.2 3.6 -16.7 -2.8
Local Education 1.9 2.8 2.1 -32.1 -9.5
     
     
     
Percent Change
CAMPBELL COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
    Jun05 Jul04
Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY
EMPLOYMENT 23.2 23.6 21.8 -1.7 6.4
TOTAL PRIVATE 19.6 19.5 18.4 0.5 6.5
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 9.7 9.6 9.1 1.0 6.6
  Natural Resources & Mining 6.9 6.8 6.4 1.5 7.8
  Construction 2.3 2.3 2.2 0.0 4.5
  Manufacturing 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 13.5 14.0 12.7 -3.6 6.3
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 4.3 4.3 4.0 0.0 7.5
  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 1.5 1.5 1.4 0.0 7.1
  Educational & Health Services 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.0 14.3
  Leisure & Hospitality 1.8 1.8 1.7 0.0 5.9
  Other Services 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.0 0.0
GOVERNMENT 3.6 4.1 3.4 -12.2 5.9
         
         
         
           
    Percent Change
SWEETWATER COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
    Jun05 Jul04
    Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY          
EMPLOYMENT 22.3 22.7 21.3 -1.8 4.7
TOTAL PRIVATE 18.8 18.6 17.6 1.1 6.8
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 7.9 7.9 7.1 0.0 11.3
  Natural Resources & Mining 4.9 4.9 4.2 0.0 16.7
  Construction 1.8 1.8 1.7 0.0 5.9
  Manufacturing 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 14.4 14.8 14.2 -2.7 1.4
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 4.7 4.7 4.4 0.0 6.8
  Information 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
  Financial Activities 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.0 14.3
  Professional & Business Services 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.0 -9.1
  Educational & Health Services 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
  Leisure & Hospitality 2.5 2.5 2.5 0.0 0.0
  Other Services 0.8 0.6 0.7 33.3 14.3
GOVERNMENT 3.5 4.1 3.7 -14.6 -5.4
             
             
    Percent Change
TETON COUNTY Employment in Thousands Total Employment
    Jun05 Jul04
    Jul05(p) Jun05(r) Jul04(b) Jul05 Jul05
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY          
EMPLOYMENT 20.6 19.6 20.2 5.1 2.0
TOTAL PRIVATE 18.3 17.2 17.9 6.4 2.2
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 2.5 2.5 2.4 0.0 4.2
  Natural Resources & Mining 2.3 2.3 2.2 0.0 4.5
  Manufacturing 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 18.1 17.1 17.8 5.8 1.7
  Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 2.8 2.6 2.8 7.7 0.0
  Information 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0
  Financial Activities 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
  Professional & Business Services 1.8 1.8 1.8 0.0 0.0
  Educational & Health Services 0.9 0.8 0.9 12.5 0.0
  Leisure & Hospitality 8.6 7.8 8.3 10.3 3.6
  Other Services 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
GOVERNMENT 2.3 2.4 2.3 -4.2 0.0

 

 

Note: Current 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. Wyoming, Laramie County, and Natrona County are published in cooperation with the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

(p) Subject to revision.  (r) Revised.  (b) Benchmarked.

 

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