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Municipal Employment Data

Newburyport

2010 Population 17,416

Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment

(not seasonally adjusted)
Month   Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
05 2017   10,063   9,709   354   3.5  
04 2017   10,038   9,726   312   3.1  
03 2017   9,922   9,618   304   3.1  
02 2017   9,799   9,479   320   3.3  
01 2017   9,733   9,436   297   3.1  
Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2016   9,755   9,461   294   3.0  
Average 2015   9,709   9,319   390   4.0  
Average 2014   9,621   9,173   448   4.7  
Average 2013   9,492   8,973   519   5.5  
Average 2012   9,395   8,880   515   5.5  
Average 2011   9,337   8,754   583   6.2  
Average 2010   9,353   8,660   693   7.4  

2015 Average Employment and Wages
by Industry     All Ownership

 IndustryEstablish-
ments  
Total  
Wages
Average   
Employment
Average    
Weekly Wage
Total, All Industries957  $611,707,28411,258  $1,045  
Construction59  $30,526,312437  $1,343  
Manufacturing70  $164,069,9062,302  $1,371  
Wholesale Trade72  $28,991,265341  $1,635  
Retail Trade112  $24,287,4291,086  $430  
Transportation and Warehousing12  $4,322,39471  $1,171  
Information26  $8,821,012141  $1,203  
Finance and Insurance45  $21,192,621285  $1,430  
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing22  $5,149,74279  $1,254  
Professional and Technical Services158  $77,662,106869  $1,719  
Management of Companies and Enterprises6  $7,770,140118  $1,266  
Administrative and Waste Services41  $19,144,927347  $1,061  
Health Care and Social Assistance144  $127,336,6812,477  $989  
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation25  $3,444,089156  $425  
Accommodation and Food Services66  $26,139,2291,283  $392  
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin73  $14,634,570416  $677  
Public Administration14  $21,485,085310  $1,333