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Montgomery County - Fourth Quarter 2018 - County Industry Series - Maryland's Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) - Workforce Information & Performance

  Industry FOURTH QUARTER 2018
  Number
of
Reporting
Units
Monthly Employment Quarterly
Average
Employment
Total Wages Average
Weekly
Wage
Per
Worker


First
Second Third
 Montgomery County              
TOTAL EMPLOYMENT 33,200   474,309   474,768   475,316 474,797  $9,230,031,657 $1,495
GOVERNMENT SECTOR - TOTAL 361 92,700 92,192 92,490 92,460 2,198,235,756 1,829
Federal Government 105 47,162 46,808 46,869 46,946 1,454,484,863 2,383
State Government 12 1,267 1,265 1,256 1,262 15,972,241 974
Local Government 244 44,271 44,119 44,365 44,251 727,778,652 1,265
PRIVATE SECTOR TOTAL - ALL INDUSTRIES 32,839 381,609 382,576 382,826 382,337 7,031,795,901 1,415
GOODS-PRODUCING 2,975 37,374 37,320 37,159 37,284 843,482,815 1,740
  Natural Resources and Mining
57 384 322 317 341 4,170,305 941
  Construction
2,497 24,204 24,163 24,038 24,135 488,543,755 1,557
  Manufacturing
421 12,786 12,835 12,804 12,808 350,768,755 2,107
SERVICE PROVIDING 29,860 344,235 345,256 345,667 345,052 6,188,313,086 1,380
  Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
3,911 56,581 58,165 58,613 57,786 683,249,261 910
  Information
567 10,062 10,180 9,988 10,076 277,152,200 2,116
  Financial Activities
3,099 28,610 28,497 28,461 28,522 833,482,247 2,248
  Professional and Business Services
8,498 106,479 106,262 106,211 106,317 2,682,758,234 1,941
  Education and Health Services
4,452 77,127 77,455 77,347 77,309 1,117,759,523 1,112
  Leisure and Hospitality
2,374 43,490 42,798 43,121 43,136 297,697,789 531
  Other Services
6,959 21,886 21,899 21,926 21,903 296,213,832 1,040