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Table 4. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state, selected metropolitan area, and metropolitan division

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 4. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state, selected metropolitan area, and metropolitan division(1), not seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State, area, and division August September Change from
September 2020 to September 2021(p)
2020 2021 2020 2021(p) Number Percent

California

15,691.7 16,583.3 15,824.9 16,690.1 865.2 5.5

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim

5,444.2 5,834.6 5,510.4 5,874.5 364.1 6.6

Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine

1,471.5 1,587.0 1,485.9 1,595.4 109.5 7.4

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale

3,972.7 4,247.6 4,024.5 4,279.1 254.6 6.3

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward

2,201.9 2,306.7 2,206.6 2,312.3 105.7 4.8

Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley

1,062.5 1,097.6 1,068.3 1,098.4 30.1 2.8

San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco

1,037.1 1,098.9 1,035.7 1,104.1 68.4 6.6

San Rafael

102.3 110.2 102.6 109.8 7.2 7.0


District of Columbia

729.7 747.6 733.2 750.8 17.6 2.4

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(2)

3,103.2 3,221.2 3,125.5 3,230.6 105.1 3.4

Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville(3)

553.1 576.9 555.1 576.0 20.9 3.8

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(2)

2,550.1 2,644.3 2,570.4 2,654.6 84.2 3.3


Florida

8,347.5 8,756.0 8,399.7 8,836.2 436.5 5.2

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach

2,471.8 2,610.1 2,494.2 2,613.4 119.2 4.8

Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach

793.3 826.8 796.5 827.8 31.3 3.9

Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall

1,090.7 1,160.9 1,102.2 1,163.6 61.4 5.6

West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Delray Beach

587.8 622.4 595.5 622.0 26.5 4.5


Illinois

5,652.4 5,821.2 5,684.0 5,849.8 165.8 2.9

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin(2)

4,376.1 4,496.3 4,387.0 4,503.9 116.9 2.7

Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights

3,485.3 3,586.8 3,488.5 3,593.7 105.2 3.0

Elgin

236.9 241.4 240.4 243.2 2.8 1.2

Gary

256.6 259.4 258.0 259.7 1.7 0.7

Lake County-Kenosha County(2)

397.3 408.7 400.1 407.3 7.2 1.8


Massachusetts

3,330.3 3,541.6 3,349.7 3,539.5 189.8 5.7

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua(2)

2,529.3 2,681.2 2,551.7 2,686.2 134.5 5.3

Boston-Cambridge-Newton

1,709.6 1,819.6 1,721.3 1,820.6 99.3 5.8

Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton

73.3 77.5 74.4 78.4 4.0 5.4

Framingham

158.1 166.4 157.9 167.4 9.5 6.0

Haverhill-Newburyport-Amesbury Town(2)

63.6 66.9 63.3 65.9 2.6 4.1

Lawrence-Methuen Town-Salem(2)

75.1 78.9 76.4 78.2 1.8 2.4

Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford(2)

146.7 154.1 148.5 154.3 5.8 3.9

Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead

39.7 42.3 41.9 43.9 2.0 4.8

Nashua(2)

122.8 128.1 125.0 129.3 4.3 3.4

Peabody-Salem-Beverly

83.7 87.2 85.2 88.0 2.8 3.3

Taunton-Middleborough-Norton

56.7 60.2 57.8 60.2 2.4 4.2


Michigan

4,043.8 4,183.9 4,099.9 4,207.3 107.4 2.6

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn

1,845.3 1,933.6 1,868.3 1,934.1 65.8 3.5

Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia

694.5 733.7 705.6 733.4 27.8 3.9

Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills

1,150.8 1,199.9 1,162.7 1,200.7 38.0 3.3


New York

8,530.6 8,955.0 8,720.4 8,945.3 224.9 2.6

New York-Newark-Jersey City(2)

8,699.5 9,157.0 8,885.1 9,145.7 260.6 2.9

Dutchess County-Putnam County

131.0 133.5 134.8 133.6 -1.2 -0.9

Nassau County-Suffolk County

1,198.8 1,237.0 1,224.5 1,230.9 6.4 0.5

Newark(3)

1,096.8 1,153.6 1,123.1 1,156.7 33.6 3.0

New York-Jersey City-White Plains(2)

6,272.9 6,632.9 6,402.7 6,624.5 221.8 3.5


Pennsylvania

5,530.1 5,727.2 5,619.9 5,767.2 147.3 2.6

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington(2)

2,709.2 2,829.0 2,760.2 2,850.1 89.9 3.3

Camden(3)

496.9 529.4 509.8 532.1 22.3 4.4

Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County

1,002.7 1,047.4 1,015.3 1,050.1 34.8 3.4

Philadelphia

868.6 895.9 890.6 912.6 22.0 2.5

Wilmington(3)

341.0 356.3 344.5 355.3 10.8 3.1


Texas

12,042.7 12,715.4 12,112.2 12,836.0 723.8 6.0

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington

3,618.4 3,810.6 3,639.7 3,836.4 196.7 5.4

Dallas-Plano-Irving

2,583.9 2,733.3 2,599.5 2,739.5 140.0 5.4

Fort Worth-Arlington

1,034.5 1,077.3 1,040.2 1,096.9 56.7 5.5


Washington

3,249.7 3,436.0 3,271.1 3,448.9 177.8 5.4

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue

1,945.3 2,054.2 1,958.1 2,060.1 102.0 5.2

Seattle-Bellevue-Everett

1,637.6 1,735.0 1,647.6 1,738.3 90.7 5.5

Tacoma-Lakewood

307.7 319.2 310.5 321.8 11.3 3.6

Footnotes
(1) These 11 areas contain all of the 38 metropolitan divisions.
(2) Part of the area (or division) is in one or more adjacent states.
(3) All of the division is in one or more adjacent states.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available. Area definitions are based on Office of Management and Budget Bulletin No. 18-03, dated April 10, 2018, and available at https://www.bls.gov/lau/lausmsa.htm. Areas in the six New England states are Metropolitan New England City and Town Areas (NECTAs), while areas in other states are county-based. Some metropolitan areas lie in two or more states. They are listed under the state containing the first principal city. Metropolitan divisions are listed under their metropolitan areas. Some divisions lie in more than one state, and some, like Camden, NJ, are totally outside the states under which their metropolitan areas are listed.For Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, the metropolitan area and division titles are identical. Estimates for the latest month are subject to revision the following month.

Last Modified Date: July 01, 2022