LARAMIE COUNTY NONAGRICULTURAL WAGE AND SALARY EMPLOYMENT 
PRELIMINARY BENCHMARK 2016
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS 
DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE SERVICES - RESEARCH AND PLANNING 
(Prepared in Cooperation with U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics) 
ANNUAL 
JAN  FEB  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT  NOV  DEC AVERAGE
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY EMPLOYMENT 45.5 45.9 46.3 46.5 46.7 46.9 47.1 46.9 46.3 46.5 46.4 46.0 46.4
TOTAL PRIVATE 31.7 31.7 32.1 32.3 32.5 33.0 33.2 33.1 32.4 32.3 32.3 31.9 32.4
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.9 5.0 5.0 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.7
Natural Resources, Mining, & Construction 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4
Manufacturing 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
TOTAL SERVICE PROVIDING 41.0 41.4 41.7 41.8 41.8 41.9 42.1 41.9 41.5 41.9 41.9 41.6 41.7
 Trade, Transportation, & Utilities 10.5 10.4 10.4 10.3 10.3 10.4 10.4 10.3 10.2 10.2 10.5 10.4 10.4
  Wholesale Trade       1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
  Retail Trade          5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.8 5.7 5.7
  Trans, Warehouse, & Utilities 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7
 Information            1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1
 Financial Activities   2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2
 Professional & Business Services 3.1 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.3
 Educational & Health Services 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4
 Leisure & Hospitality 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.0 5.0 4.8 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.8
 Other Services         1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
Government 13.8 14.2 14.2 14.2 14.2 13.9 13.9 13.8 13.9 14.2 14.1 14.1 14.0
Federal Government 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7
State Government 3.9 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.9
Local Government 7.2 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.4 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.5
Local Education 3.8 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.0 3.9
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