Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Apr-2017 Mar-2017 Oct-2016 Apr-2016 Net Change Net Change Net Change % Change % Change % Change
INDUSTRY SUPER SECTOR Current Month Prior Month 6-Months Year Ago Prior Month 6-Months Year Ago Prior month 6-Months Year Ago
TOTAL NONFARM 3,609,700 3,605,800 3,574,500 3,551,100 3,900 35,200 58,600 0.1% 1.0% 1.7%
Total Private 3,151,000 3,146,100 3,115,100 3,100,100 4,900 35,900 50,900 0.2% 1.2% 1.6%
Goods Producing 394,200 395,200 390,700 392,500 (1,000) 3,500 1,700 -0.3% 0.9% 0.4%
Service Providing 3,215,500 3,210,600 3,183,800 3,158,600 4,900 31,700 56,900 0.2% 1.0% 1.8%
Private Service Providing 2,756,800 2,750,900 2,724,400 2,707,600 5,900 32,400 49,200 0.2% 1.2% 1.8%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,000 1,100 1,000 1,100 (100) 0 (100) -9.1% 0.0% -9.1%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 150,300 151,500 146,400 146,600 (1,200) 3,900 3,700 -0.8% 2.7% 2.5%
CONSTRUCTION 149,300 150,400 145,400 145,500 (1,100) 3,900 3,800 -0.7% 2.7% 2.6%
MANUFACTURING 243,900 243,700 244,300 245,900 200 (400) (2,000) 0.1% -0.2% -0.8%
Durable Goods 156,000 156,100 157,100 158,700 (100) (1,100) (2,700) -0.1% -0.7% -1.7%
Nondurable Goods 87,900 87,600 87,200 87,200 300 700 700 0.3% 0.8% 0.8%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 578,100 577,100 573,200 573,900 1,000 4,900 4,200 0.2% 0.9% 0.7%
WHOLESALE TRADE 123,400 124,300 124,600 124,500 (900) (1,200) (1,100) -0.7% -1.0% -0.9%
RETAIL TRADE 359,400 356,900 354,400 355,300 2,500 5,000 4,100 0.7% 1.4% 1.2%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 95,300 95,900 94,200 94,100 (600) 1,100 1,200 -0.6% 1.2% 1.3%
INFORMATION 90,500 90,200 89,400 89,400 300 1,100 1,100 0.3% 1.2% 1.2%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 228,600 229,400 223,100 223,300 (800) 5,500 5,300 -0.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Finance and Insurance 182,100 182,400 178,400 178,200 (300) 3,700 3,900 -0.2% 2.1% 2.2%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 46,500 47,000 44,700 45,100 (500) 1,800 1,400 -1.1% 4.0% 3.1%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 564,100 558,000 552,300 546,000 6,100 11,800 18,100 1.1% 2.1% 3.3%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 313,300 311,000 304,900 301,800 2,300 8,400 11,500 0.7% 2.8% 3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64,600 65,100 64,700 65,000 (500) (100) (400) -0.8% -0.2% -0.6%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 186,200 181,900 182,700 179,200 4,300 3,500 7,000 2.4% 1.9% 3.9%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 797,400 796,300 787,700 779,100 1,100 9,700 18,300 0.1% 1.2% 2.3%
Educational Services 165,800 165,600 164,300 165,800 200 1,500 0 0.1% 0.9% 0.0%
Health Care and Social Assistance 631,600 630,700 623,400 613,300 900 8,200 18,300 0.1% 1.3% 3.0%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 360,400 362,800 361,900 359,900 (2,400) (1,500) 500 -0.7% -0.4% 0.1%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 57,500 55,600 58,400 58,800 1,900 (900) (1,300) 3.4% -1.5% -2.2%
Accommodation and Food Services 302,900 307,200 303,500 301,100 (4,300) (600) 1,800 -1.4% -0.2% 0.6%
OTHER SERVICES 137,700 137,100 136,800 136,000 600 900 1,700 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
GOVERNMENT 458,700 459,700 459,400 451,000 (1,000) (700) 7,700 -0.2% -0.2% 1.7%
Federal Government 46,000 46,100 46,000 45,000 (100) 0 1,000 -0.2% 0.0% 2.2%
State Government 131,300 131,300 131,500 130,400 0 (200) 900 0.0% -0.2% 0.7%
Local Government 281,400 282,300 281,900 275,600 (900) (500) 5,800 -0.3% -0.2% 2.1%
Current Employment Statistics (CES-790) program: 2013 Benchmark
A monthly survey of Massachusetts employers, designed to produce preliminary employment estimates for the State and its major labor market areas. The survey counts the total number of payroll jobs in nonagricultural establishments by place of work.



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