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Montgomery County - FIRST QUARTER 2020 - County Industry Series - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) - Workforce Information & Performance

  Industry FIRST QUARTER 2020
  Number
of
Reporting
Units
Monthly Employment Quarterly
Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker


First
Second Third
Montgomery County              
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 33,392   470,998   470,482   466,907 469,462  $10,110,856,682 $1,657
GOVERNMENT SECTOR - TOTAL 365 93,701 94,029 94,342 94,024 2,249,005,757 1,840
Federal Government 107 47,531 47,663 47,754 47,649 1,375,320,288 2,220
State Government 12 1,244 1,254 1,259 1,252 14,802,828 909
Local Government 246 44,926 45,112 45,329 45,122 858,882,641 1,464
PRIVATE SECTOR TOTAL - ALL INDUSTRIES 33,027 377,297 376,453 372,565 375,438 7,861,850,925 1,611
GOODS-PRODUCING 3,000 36,667 36,542 36,621 36,610 1,130,787,382 2,376
 Natural Resources and Mining
60 758 887 946 864 9,826,124 876
 Construction
2,515 22,932 22,666 22,737 22,778 422,587,964 1,427
 Manufacturing
425 12,977 12,989 12,938 12,968 698,373,294 4,143
SERVICE PROVIDING 30,001 340,630 339,911 335,944 338,828 6,731,063,543 1,528
 Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
3,854 56,799 55,693 55,032 55,841 692,228,814 954
 Information
569 9,946 9,700 9,666 9,771 326,256,781 2,569
 Financial Activities
3,119 28,613 28,695 28,602 28,637 1,184,846,415 3,183
 Professional and Business Services
8,690 103,769 103,410 103,534 103,571 2,843,984,134 2,112
 Education and Health Services
4,571 78,372 79,158 78,221 78,584 1,097,130,499 1,074
 Leisure and Hospitality
2,434 42,145 42,398 40,461 41,668 306,708,445 566
 Other Services
6,764 20,986 20,857 20,428 20,757 279,908,455 1,037