County Industry Series - Howard County - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) (Employment and Payrolls) - Office of Workforce Information and Performance (OWIP)
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Howard County - Third Quarter 2014 - County Industry Series - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) - Workforce Information & Performance

Industry THIRD QUARTER 2014
  Number
of
Reporting
Units
Monthly Employment Quarterly
 Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker


First
Second Third
Howard County              
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 9,469   159,796   160,405   159,504 159,902  $2,458,005,625 $1,182
GOVERNMENT SECTOR - TOTAL 138 15,979 16,557 16,957 16,498 236,059,572 1,101
Federal Government 27 608 614 610 611 12,905,487 1,625
State Government 13 1,834 1,835 1,842 1,837 25,588,028 1,071
Local Government 98 13,537 14,108 14,505 14,050 197,566,057 1,082
PRIVATE SECTOR - TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES 9,331 143,817 143,848 142,547 143,404 2,221,946,053 1,192
GOODS-PRODUCING 1,090 18,240 18,296 18,150 18,229 291,142,826 1,229
 Natural Resources and Mining
23 315 342 329 329 2,856,116 668
 Construction
850 10,455 10,526 10,452 10,478 160,352,409 1,177
 Manufacturing
217 7,470 7,428 7,369 7,422 127,934,301 1,326
SERVICE PROVIDING 8,237 125,577 125,552 124,397 125,175 1,930,803,227 1,187
 Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
1,754 32,877 33,032 32,982 32,964 429,247,334 1,002
 Information
152 2,149 2,147 2,104 2,133 49,675,787 1,791
 Financial Activities
908 9,161 9,137 9,008 9,102 168,620,684 1,425
 Professional and Business Services
2,744 43,415 43,539 43,097 43,350 963,002,066 1,709
 Education and Health Services
1,137 17,384 17,406 17,310 17,367 202,065,432 895
 Leisure and Hospitality
709 15,887 15,620 15,256 15,588 75,187,562 371
 Other Services
833 4,704 4,671 4,640 4,672 43,004,362 708
UNCLASSIFIED 4 0 0 0 0 0 0