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Wyoming Department of Workforce Services

Research & Planning
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"Labor Market Information (LMI) is an applied science; it is the systematic collection and analysis of data which describes and predicts the relationship between labor demand and supply." The States' Labor Market Information Review, ICESA, 1995, p. 7.

2020 Wyoming Workforce Annual Report

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Growing and Declining Industries for Wyoming

Updated November 6, 2020, for second quarter 2020 (2020Q2).




Declining Industries in Wyoming, 2020Q2

Table 2: Declining Industries Report for Wyoming, Second Quarter 2020a
Employment (Current Quarter) Employment (Prior Quarter) Growing Industries
Over-the-Year Change   Over-the-Year Change  
Subsector (3-Digit NAICS)b Sector (2-Digit NAICS) 2020Q1 2019Q1 N % 2019Q4 2018Q4 N % Average % Changec Average Weekly Waged
Agriculture & forestry support activities (115) Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11) 306 339 -33 -9.7 224 236 -12 -5.1 -7.4 $709
Oil & gas extraction (211) Mining (21) 2,760 2,959 -199 -6.7 2,852 3,036 -184 -6.1 -6.4 $1,961
Support activities for mining (213) Mining (21) 5,948 9,988 -4,040 -40.4 8,937 9,978 -1,041 -10.4 -25.4 $1,493
Computer & electronic product manufacturing (334) Manufacturing (31-33) 247 343 -96 -28.0 294 331 -37 -11.2 -19.6 $1,131
Furniture & related product manufacturing (337) Manufacturing (31-33) 177 196 -19 -9.7 175 190 -15 -7.9 -8.8 $607
Miscellaneous manufacturing (339) Wholesale Trade (42) 124 138 -14 -10.1 136 149 -13 -8.7 -9.4 $724
Electronic markets & agents & brokers (425) Wholesale Trade (42) 115 133 -18 -13.5 117 138 -21 -15.2 -14.4 $1,515
Electronics & appliance stores (443) Retail Trade (44-45) 621 691 -70 -10.1 665 721 -56 -7.8 -8.9 $760
Miscellaneous store retailers (453) Retail Trade (44-45) 1,331 1,587 -256 -16.1 1,419 1,537 -118 -7.7 -11.9 $462
Air transportation (481) Transportation & Warehousing (48-49) 280 456 -176 -38.6 351 561 -210 -37.4 -38.0 $1,101
Transit & ground passenger transportation (485) Transportation & Warehousing (48-49) 399 556 -157 -28.2 506 543 -37 -6.8 -17.5 $495
Publishing industries, except Internet (511) Information (51) 644 820 -176 -21.5 742 803 -61 -7.6 -14.5 $674
Broadcasting, except Internet (515) Information (51) 337 381 -44 -11.5 360 384 -24 -6.3 -8.9 $710
ISPs, search portals, & data processing (518) Information (51) 137 194 -57 -29.4 140 202 -62 -30.7 -30.0 $1,171
Rental & leasing services (532) Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (53) 1,459 1,909 -450 -23.6 1,771 1,906 -135 -7.1 -15.3 $1,079
Management of companies & enterprises (551) Management of Companies & Enterprises (55) 682 859 -177 -20.6 757 860 -103 -12.0 -16.3 $1,767
Private households (814) Other Services, Except Public Admin. (81) 299 368 -69 -18.8 327 360 -33 -9.2 -14.0 $610
Total Total 15,859 21,911 -6,052 -27.6 19,769 21,930 -2,161 -9.9 -18.7 $1,295

 

aIncludes both public and privately owned firms.

bNorth American Industry Classification System

cThe percentage for average change is the employment-weighted average percentage change of the current and prior quarters (employment change current quarter + employment change prior quarter) divided by the employment for the current and prior quarters (employment current quarter + employment prior quarter).

dThe average weekly wage is calculated by dividing the total wage for the industry group by the total number of jobs for the industry group and the number of weeks in the observed quarter. Please be aware that average weekly wages at the industry group level are suceptible to wage bias due to sample size, occupational distributions, seasonal pay and bonuses, and keying error.

The average weekly wage for all growing industries in 2020Q1 was $1,295.

Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages.

Prepared by M. Moore, Research & Planning, WY DWS, 11/5/20.