Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Aug-2017 Jul-2017 Feb-2017 Aug-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 3,631,200 3,620,400 3,604,700 3,573,800 10,800 26,500 57,400 0.3% 0.7% 1.6%
Total Private 3,172,900 3,163,000 3,145,900 3,117,700 9,900 27,000 55,200 0.3% 0.9% 1.8%
Goods Producing 394,500 393,900 395,500 391,900 600 (1,000) 2,600 0.2% -0.3% 0.7%
Service Providing 3,236,700 3,226,500 3,209,200 3,181,900 10,200 27,500 54,800 0.3% 0.9% 1.7%
Private Service Providing 2,778,400 2,769,100 2,750,400 2,725,800 9,300 28,000 52,600 0.3% 1.0% 1.9%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,100 1,100 1,100 1,000 0 0 100 0.0% 0.0% 10.0%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 149,900 149,500 151,000 146,400 400 (1,100) 3,500 0.3% -0.7% 2.4%
CONSTRUCTION 148,800 148,400 149,900 145,400 400 (1,100) 3,400 0.3% -0.7% 2.3%
MANUFACTURING 244,600 244,400 244,500 245,500 200 100 (900) 0.1% 0.0% -0.4%
Durable Goods 156,800 157,300 157,200 158,400 (500) (400) (1,600) -0.3% -0.3% -1.0%
Nondurable Goods 87,800 87,100 87,300 87,100 700 500 700 0.8% 0.6% 0.8%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 578,300 579,000 579,400 577,300 (700) (1,100) 1,000 -0.1% -0.2% 0.2%
WHOLESALE TRADE 125,800 125,000 125,000 125,400 800 800 400 0.6% 0.6% 0.3%
RETAIL TRADE 358,700 359,300 358,700 356,900 (600) 0 1,800 -0.2% 0.0% 0.5%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 93,800 94,700 95,700 95,000 (900) (1,900) (1,200) -1.0% -2.0% -1.3%
INFORMATION 90,100 88,800 90,000 89,700 1,300 100 400 1.5% 0.1% 0.4%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 229,600 229,900 227,000 224,100 (300) 2,600 5,500 -0.1% 1.1% 2.5%
Finance and Insurance 182,300 182,200 180,700 178,600 100 1,600 3,700 0.1% 0.9% 2.1%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 47,300 47,700 46,300 45,500 (400) 1,000 1,800 -0.8% 2.2% 4.0%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 568,500 561,400 556,600 551,700 7,100 11,900 16,800 1.3% 2.1% 3.0%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 315,700 313,300 309,600 305,100 2,400 6,100 10,600 0.8% 2.0% 3.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,500 65,500 65,300 65,600 0 200 (100) 0.0% 0.3% -0.2%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 187,300 182,600 181,700 181,000 4,700 5,600 6,300 2.6% 3.1% 3.5%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 806,900 807,200 798,800 784,300 (300) 8,100 22,600 0.0% 1.0% 2.9%
Educational Services 169,500 168,600 166,900 166,700 900 2,600 2,800 0.5% 1.6% 1.7%
Health Care and Social Assistance 637,400 638,600 631,900 617,600 (1,200) 5,500 19,800 -0.2% 0.9% 3.2%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 361,400 363,800 362,100 362,700 (2,400) (700) (1,300) -0.7% -0.2% -0.4%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 57,800 58,300 56,600 59,500 (500) 1,200 (1,700) -0.9% 2.1% -2.9%
Accommodation and Food Services 303,600 305,500 305,500 303,200 (1,900) (1,900) 400 -0.6% -0.6% 0.1%
OTHER SERVICES 143,600 139,000 136,500 136,000 4,600 7,100 7,600 3.3% 5.2% 5.6%
GOVERNMENT 458,300 457,400 458,800 456,100 900 (500) 2,200 0.2% -0.1% 0.5%
Federal Government 46,200 46,400 46,100 46,000 (200) 100 200 -0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
State Government 128,700 128,400 132,100 132,300 300 (3,400) (3,600) 0.2% -2.6% -2.7%
Local Government 283,400 282,600 280,600 277,800 800 2,800 5,600 0.3% 1.0% 2.0%
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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