County Industry Series - Worcester County - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) (Employment and Payrolls) - Office of Workforce Information and Performance (OWIP)
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Worcester County - County Industry Series - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) - OWIP

CALENDAR YEAR 2008
Industry Average
Number
of
Reporting
Units
Annual
Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker
         
Worcester County        
         
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 2,302 24,096  $664,498,402 $530
         
GOVERNMENT SECTOR -- TOTAL 69 3,824 164,599,465 828
Federal Government 16 198 9,078,436 882
State Government 6 344 12,817,054 717
Local Government 47 3,282 142,703,975 836
         
PRIVATE SECTOR TOTAL -- ALL INDUSTRIES 2,233 20,272 499,898,937 474
         
GOODS-PRODUCING 375 2,206 73,459,963 640
 Natural Resources and Mining
29 102 3,264,843 616
 Construction
307 1,511 51,041,131 650
 Manufacturing
39 593 19,153,989 621
SERVICE PROVIDING 1,858 18,066 426,438,974 454
 Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
527 4,247 104,877,450 475
 Information
27 132 4,784,477 697
 Financial Activities
267 1,167 35,815,078 590
 Professional and Business Services
254 1,045 35,896,167 661
 Education and Health Services
160 2,119 72,622,153 659
 Leisure and Hospitality
464 8,616 154,835,165 346
 Other Services
159 740 17,608,484 458