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Employment and Payrolls - County Industry Series - Howard County 2013

 
CALENDAR YEAR 2013
Industry Average
Number
of
Reporting
Units
Annual
Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker
         
Howard County        
         
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 9,508 159,434  $9,546,867,268 $1,152
         
GOVERNMENT SECTOR -- TOTAL 145 16,605 879,828,140 1,019
Federal Government 28 603 47,260,499 1,507
State Government 18 1,475 75,123,979 979
Local Government 99 14,527 757,443,662 1,003
         
PRIVATE SECTOR TOTAL -- ALL INDUSTRIES 9,363 142,829 8,667,039,128 1,167
         
GOODS-PRODUCING 1,141 18,046 1,153,979,437 1,230
 Natural Resources and Mining
26 291 10,558,777 698
 Construction
890 10,293 631,730,925 1,180
 Manufacturing
225 7,462 511,689,735 1,319
SERVICE PROVIDING 8,218 124,783 7,513,059,691 1,158
 Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
1,787 33,844 1,686,689,005 958
 Information
154 3,826 322,120,522 1,619
 Financial Activities
921 8,954 694,924,393 1,493
 Professional and Business Services
2,742 42,540 3,616,997,147 1,635
 Education and Health Services
1,114 16,348 747,718,649 880
 Leisure and Hospitality
699 14,810 284,232,659 369
 Other Services
801 4,461 160,377,316 691
UNCLASSIFIED 4 0 0 0