County Industry Series - Montgomery County - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) (Employment and Payrolls) - Office of Workforce Information and Performance (OWIP)
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Montgomery County - Fourth Quarter 2016 - County Industry Series - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) - Workforce Information & Performance

Industry FOURTH QUARTER 2016
  Number
of
Reporting
Units
Monthly Employment Quarterly
 Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker


First
Second Third
Montgomery County              
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 33,103   468,292   470,353   471,898 470,181  $8,694,987,298 $1,423
GOVERNMENT SECTOR - TOTAL 363 92,869 93,144 93,201 93,071 2,092,290,910 1,729
Federal Government 109 48,335 48,541 48,718 48,531 1,391,480,603 2,206
State Government 12 1,202 1,202 1,203 1,202 15,360,361 983
Local Government 242 43,332 43,401 43,280 43,338 685,449,946 1,217
PRIVATE SECTOR - TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES 32,740 375,423 377,209 378,697 377,110 6,602,696,388 1,347
GOODS-PRODUCING 2,916 35,693 35,527 35,419 35,546 748,160,785 1,619
 Natural Resources and Mining
51 331 325 305 320 3,449,125 829
 Construction
2,445 23,585 23,432 23,317 23,445 432,472,885 1,419
 Manufacturing
420 11,777 11,770 11,797 11,781 312,238,775 2,039
SERVICE PROVIDING 29,818 339,730 341,682 343,278 341,563 5,854,535,603 1,318
 Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
3,964 57,251 58,656 59,325 58,411 663,307,421 874
 Information
567 11,744 11,723 11,963 11,810 291,712,495 1,900
 Financial Activities
3,035 29,928 29,894 30,098 29,973 825,784,685 2,119
 Professional and Business Services
8,434 103,892 104,041 104,365 104,099 2,490,996,229 1,841
 Education and Health Services
4,333 72,114 72,450 72,692 72,419 1,030,947,693 1,095
 Leisure and Hospitality
2,328 42,478 42,614 42,373 42,488 269,670,102 488
 Other Services
7,157 22,323 22,304 22,462 22,363 282,116,978 970