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Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 340 largest counties, first quarter 2014

Table 1. Covered establishments, employment, and wages in the 340 largest counties,
first quarter 2014

                                                   Employment               Average weekly wage(2)

                          Establishments,
        County(1)          first quarter                Percent    Ranking            Percent   Ranking
                                2014          March     change,      by      First    change,     by
                            (thousands)       2014       March     percent  quarter    first    percent
                                          (thousands)  2013-14(3)  change     2014    quarter   change
                                                                                     2013-14(3)
                                                                                                     
United States(4).........       9,358.3     134,555.0       1.7        -    $1,027       3.8       - 
                                                                                                     
Jefferson, AL............          17.7         336.3       0.1       280      997       1.3      268
Madison, AL..............           9.1         180.3      -0.1       290    1,049       1.7      241
Mobile, AL...............           9.6         164.8       0.8       218      819       0.9      292
Montgomery, AL...........           6.4         128.0      -0.6       312      785       0.6      303
Shelby, AL...............           5.0          77.5       1.9       128      963       4.9       41
Tuscaloosa, AL...........           4.3          87.2       1.9       128      800       0.3      314
Anchorage Borough, AK....           8.3         150.6       0.3       265    1,070       3.0      136
Maricopa, AZ.............          92.9       1,749.9       2.3       102      977       3.3      117
Pima, AZ.................          18.6         353.0       0.0       282      821       1.5      252
Benton, AR...............           5.7         103.1       4.6        13    1,298      -3.2      339
                                                                                                     
Pulaski, AR..............          14.4         242.1       0.0       282      881       3.2      124
Washington, AR...........           5.7          95.0       1.8       137      782       3.0      136
Alameda, CA..............          57.0         690.3       2.5        88    1,298       4.3       59
Contra Costa, CA.........          29.7         335.9       2.7        80    1,268       1.5      252
Fresno, CA...............          31.0         345.0       2.9        72      755       2.6      167
Kern, CA.................          17.3         292.2       2.4        97      856       1.2      275
Los Angeles, CA..........         441.9       4,125.8       2.0       118    1,096       3.8       84
Marin, CA................          11.9         109.0       2.4        97    1,195       4.8       44
Monterey, CA.............          12.9         162.5       3.2        55      837       0.6      303
Orange, CA...............         106.5       1,459.9       2.5        88    1,121       2.7      159
                                                                                                     
Placer, CA...............          11.2         140.0       2.9        72      952       2.1      207
Riverside, CA............          52.9         619.5       4.0        27      785       2.1      207
Sacramento, CA...........          52.3         607.1       1.6       148    1,083       3.0      136
San Bernardino, CA.......          51.3         646.0       3.7        39      798       1.1      279
San Diego, CA............          99.6       1,321.0       2.1       114    1,131       6.8       13
San Francisco, CA........          57.2         629.7       3.9        31    1,944       9.3        5
San Joaquin, CA..........          16.8         211.7       2.0       118      803       2.6      167
San Luis Obispo, CA......           9.7         109.7       2.9        72      788       0.3      314
San Mateo, CA............          25.5         365.7       4.6        13    2,058       9.6        3
Santa Barbara, CA........          14.6         189.0       3.3        50      915       2.1      207
                                                                                                     
Santa Clara, CA..........          65.3         960.4       4.0        27    2,074       7.1       11
Santa Cruz, CA...........           9.1          93.5       3.2        55      871       0.5      310
Solano, CA...............          10.2         125.2       1.5       153    1,038       2.1      207
Sonoma, CA...............          19.0         188.8       4.8         9      871       0.9      292
Stanislaus, CA...........          14.4         168.5       2.1       114      802       1.4      261
Tulare, CA...............           9.2         144.0       2.0       118      687       6.3       17
Ventura, CA..............          24.7         317.3       1.7       140    1,072       4.4       56
Yolo, CA.................           6.0          90.6       1.4       162    1,014       4.0       73
Adams, CO................           9.1         176.9       4.7        11      915       2.6      167
Arapahoe, CO.............          19.3         298.9       2.6        83    1,250       4.8       44
                                                                                                     
Boulder, CO..............          13.3         165.9       2.6        83    1,161       3.8       84
Denver, CO...............          27.0         449.9       3.9        31    1,329       4.8       44
Douglas, CO..............          10.0         103.9       4.2        22    1,143       3.6      105
El Paso, CO..............          16.8         242.9       1.4       162      876       2.3      187
Jefferson, CO............          17.8         216.4       2.0       118      993       4.9       41
Larimer, CO..............          10.3         137.0       2.7        80      860       4.2       69
Weld, CO.................           6.0          94.7       7.5         1      868       5.6       23
Fairfield, CT............          33.6         410.5       0.6       238    1,922       2.3      187
Hartford, CT.............          26.2         493.6       0.7       224    1,383       5.2       35
New Haven, CT............          22.9         354.9       0.6       238    1,026       1.3      268
                                                                                                     
New London, CT...........           7.0         119.6      -1.2       324    1,022       4.7       47
New Castle, DE...........          17.7         272.7       1.9       128    1,285       4.3       59
Washington, DC...........          35.6         727.3       1.2       177    1,701       5.3       31
Alachua, FL..............           6.7         119.2       1.0       195      785       1.9      224
Brevard, FL..............          14.7         189.2       0.7       224      856       0.9      292
Broward, FL..............          65.6         736.8       2.8        78      911       3.4      111
Collier, FL..............          12.5         133.5       4.9         8      828       0.2      319
Duval, FL................          27.7         453.7       1.6       148      977       1.3      268
Escambia, FL.............           8.1         123.1       0.8       218      739       2.5      174
Hillsborough, FL.........          39.3         620.7       2.9        72      950       2.8      149
                                                                                                     
Lake, FL.................           7.6          85.8       3.0        64      639       1.9      224
Lee, FL..................          19.8         228.1       6.3         3      749       1.2      275
Leon, FL.................           8.3         140.8       2.5        88      763       2.0      215
Manatee, FL..............           9.9         111.5       3.4        47      706       0.4      311
Marion, FL...............           8.0          93.6       1.6       148      657       1.1      279
Miami-Dade, FL...........          93.4       1,043.4       2.6        83      948       4.4       56
Okaloosa, FL.............           6.2          78.4       0.9       207      785       0.6      303
Orange, FL...............          38.1         728.9       3.3        50      873       2.8      149
Osceola, FL..............           5.9          80.2       4.1        25      683       1.3      268
Palm Beach, FL...........          51.7         545.2       3.5        44    1,010       7.8        8
                                                                                                     
Pasco, FL................          10.2         103.9       2.6        83      657       3.0      136
Pinellas, FL.............          31.4         396.6       1.3       170      843       1.7      241
Polk, FL.................          12.6         200.4       2.0       118      727       3.0      136
Sarasota, FL.............          14.9         153.5       5.8         4      790       3.7       98
Seminole, FL.............          14.1         165.1       3.1        58      811       2.5      174
Volusia, FL..............          13.5         157.6       2.5        88      685       3.8       84
Bibb, GA.................           4.6          81.3       2.9        72      772       3.5      108
Chatham, GA..............           8.2         137.1       1.2       177      833       2.8      149
Clayton, GA..............           4.3         111.1       1.7       140      962       4.3       59
Cobb, GA.................          22.4         322.8       4.6        13    1,101       1.1      279
                                                                                                     
De Kalb, GA..............          18.6         282.3       3.8        37    1,056       4.0       73
Fulton, GA...............          43.7         749.8       2.3       102    1,500       5.4       27
Gwinnett, GA.............          24.9         319.4       3.5        44      988       3.2      124
Muscogee, GA.............           4.7          94.6       1.0       195      800       1.9      224
Richmond, GA.............           4.7         102.0       1.4       162      801       1.4      261
Honolulu, HI.............          24.9         457.2       1.1       184      893       1.8      230
Ada, ID..................          13.8         208.8       3.9        31      857       5.9       21
Champaign, IL............           4.5          87.6      -0.3       297      837       1.6      248
Cook, IL.................         156.3       2,413.6       1.0       195    1,248       5.0       39
Du Page, IL..............          38.6         588.6       0.9       207    1,183       2.7      159
                                                                                                     
Kane, IL.................          13.9         198.6       1.7       140      841       2.6      167
Lake, IL.................          23.0         317.8      -0.4       303    1,484       6.2       18
McHenry, IL..............           8.9          93.0       2.6        83      807       3.2      124
McLean, IL...............           3.9          83.3      -1.7       334    1,041      -1.0      335
Madison, IL..............           6.1          93.9      -0.3       297      801       2.3      187
Peoria, IL...............           4.8          98.6      -2.6       339      963      -0.9      333
St. Clair, IL............           5.7          90.1      -2.3       338      762       1.5      252
Sangamon, IL.............           5.4         125.5       0.6       238      993       3.2      124
Will, IL.................          16.1         209.7       2.3       102      867       4.2       69
Winnebago, IL............           6.9         122.7      -0.9       317      834       3.1      132
                                                                                                     
Allen, IN................           8.8         174.3       1.1       184      825       2.0      215
Elkhart, IN..............           4.7         118.1       4.0        27      809       7.2       10
Hamilton, IN.............           8.7         121.9       4.2        22    1,022       3.7       98
Lake, IN.................          10.3         183.1      -1.9       336      863      -0.7      331
Marion, IN...............          23.8         568.0       1.0       195    1,052       0.0      324
St. Joseph, IN...........           5.9         115.8       1.0       195      777       1.0      288
Tippecanoe, IN...........           3.3          79.3       0.7       224      828       1.5      252
Vanderburgh, IN..........           4.8         104.0      -0.4       303      804       3.3      117
Black Hawk, IA...........           3.7          74.7       0.4       260      826       1.1      279
Johnson, IA..............           3.9          79.8       1.5       153      876       3.7       98
                                                                                                     
Linn, IA.................           6.5         126.0       0.6       238      958       3.8       84
Polk, IA.................          16.1         279.8       3.0        64    1,044       2.7      159
Scott, IA................           5.5          87.6       0.5       253      780       1.6      248
Johnson, KS..............          21.1         319.8       2.4        97    1,072       5.3       31
Sedgwick, KS.............          12.3         242.7       0.9       207      909       5.1       38
Shawnee, KS..............           4.7          96.0       2.3       102      818       1.1      279
Wyandotte, KS............           3.2          85.1       5.5         5      938       5.2       35
Boone, KY................           4.1          77.1       1.5       153      822       1.2      275
Fayette, KY..............          10.3         180.0       1.3       170      869       2.8      149
Jefferson, KY............          24.3         431.6       1.0       195      994       3.8       84
                                                                                                     
Caddo, LA................           7.4         114.3      -1.6       331      779       2.4      182
Calcasieu, LA............           5.0          87.2       0.3       265      856       2.0      215
East Baton Rouge, LA.....          14.9         265.7       1.2       177      915       1.1      279
Jefferson, LA............          13.8         191.2       0.3       265      875       2.1      207
Lafayette, LA............           9.3         140.0       0.9       207      954       4.3       59
Orleans, LA..............          11.5         187.2       3.6        42      980       1.8      230
St. Tammany, LA..........           7.7          82.0       3.0        64      841       1.0      288
Cumberland, ME...........          12.6         167.6       0.9       207      912       1.7      241
Anne Arundel, MD.........          14.6         250.4       0.7       224    1,061      -0.4      329
Baltimore, MD............          21.2         361.0      -0.1       290      985       0.6      303
                                                                                                     
Frederick, MD............           6.3          94.0      -0.6       312      964       1.9      224
Harford, MD..............           5.6          86.4      -0.9       317      910      -0.3      327
Howard, MD...............           9.5         156.3      -0.2       293    1,220       2.3      187
Montgomery, MD...........          33.0         450.7       0.6       238    1,364       3.6      105
Prince Georges, MD.......          15.6         298.9      -0.4       303    1,007       2.1      207
Baltimore City, MD.......          13.8         327.0      -0.5       307    1,192       1.7      241
Barnstable, MA...........           9.0          82.6       0.8       218      830       1.6      248
Bristol, MA..............          16.3         214.4       1.6       148      874       2.6      167
Essex, MA................          22.2         305.7       1.7       140    1,044       1.9      224
Hampden, MA..............          16.2         196.7       0.6       238      923       2.8      149
                                                                                                     
Middlesex, MA............          50.1         835.2       1.0       195    1,553       6.2       18
Norfolk, MA..............          23.6         328.2       1.3       170    1,159       1.8      230
Plymouth, MA.............          14.2         176.7       1.1       184      894       2.2      199
Suffolk, MA..............          24.7         611.6       2.2       110    1,852       8.8        6
Worcester, MA............          22.1         321.6       1.0       195      976       2.7      159
Genesee, MI..............           7.1         131.2      -0.3       297      804       4.3       59
Ingham, MI...............           6.2         148.4      -0.3       297      961       1.4      261
Kalamazoo, MI............           5.2         111.0       0.6       238      917       2.0      215
Kent, MI.................          13.9         353.9       3.7        39      862       3.1      132
Macomb, MI...............          17.2         301.7       1.1       184      995       2.3      187
                                                                                                     
Oakland, MI..............          38.1         677.8       1.1       184    1,107       2.9      143
Ottawa, MI...............           5.5         111.6       3.1        58      782       2.8      149
Saginaw, MI..............           4.1          81.6      -0.7       315      814       4.5       53
Washtenaw, MI............           8.2         196.8       0.5       253      996       1.3      268
Wayne, MI................          30.7         684.1       0.4       260    1,121       6.4       16
Anoka, MN................           6.8         113.9       2.0       118      887       2.1      207
Dakota, MN...............           9.4         174.4       1.2       177      997       4.3       59
Hennepin, MN.............          41.7         849.5       1.0       195    1,325       3.8       84
Olmsted, MN..............           3.3          90.3      -1.4       328    1,031       2.7      159
Ramsey, MN...............          13.1         317.3       0.5       253    1,192       1.8      230
                                                                                                     
St. Louis, MN............           5.3          93.9       0.0       282      813       3.3      117
Stearns, MN..............           4.2          80.3       0.2       275      761       1.7      241
Washington, MN...........           5.2          73.7       0.9       207      841       3.8       84
Harrison, MS.............           4.5          81.9      -0.2       293      708       0.7      301
Hinds, MS................           6.0         119.6      -0.2       293      840       2.9      143
Boone, MO................           4.6          88.8       1.8       137      745       0.8      296
Clay, MO.................           5.2          91.0       3.6        42      880       3.4      111
Greene, MO...............           8.1         156.1       1.9       128      738       3.7       98
Jackson, MO..............          19.4         345.6       0.3       265      992       0.8      296
St. Charles, MO..........           8.5         130.5       2.1       114      828       4.3       59
                                                                                                     
St. Louis, MO............          33.4         571.5       1.2       177    1,066       3.3      117
St. Louis City, MO.......          10.5         217.4      -1.3       325    1,170       4.3       59
Yellowstone, MT..........           6.3          76.9       0.5       253      813       3.7       98
Douglas, NE..............          18.3         323.1       2.3       102      933       2.2      199
Lancaster, NE............           9.9         160.6       1.9       128      779       2.5      174
Clark, NV................          51.2         861.4       3.9        31      856       3.0      136
Washoe, NV...............          13.9         190.1       3.3        50      856       2.8      149
Hillsborough, NH.........          12.0         190.2       1.0       195    1,086       4.4       56
Rockingham, NH...........          10.5         134.9       1.3       170      944       2.8      149
Atlantic, NJ.............           6.6         125.8      -2.1       337      808       1.5      252
                                                                                                     
Bergen, NJ...............          32.9         431.3       1.5       153    1,222       2.4      182
Burlington, NJ...........          11.0         193.8      -1.4       328    1,017       0.4      311
Camden, NJ...............          11.9         191.8       0.2       275      937       0.6      303
Essex, NJ................          20.4         330.0      -1.3       325    1,343       1.1      279
Gloucester, NJ...........           6.1          97.5       1.6       148      839       1.8      230
Hudson, NJ...............          14.2         234.6       0.5       253    1,569       2.5      174
Mercer, NJ...............          11.0         233.5       1.4       162    1,490       0.7      301
Middlesex, NJ............          21.9         388.4       0.6       238    1,307       3.7       98
Monmouth, NJ.............          20.1         240.8       1.1       184    1,003       1.5      252
Morris, NJ...............          17.1         275.6       0.7       224    1,646       4.3       59
                                                                                                     
Ocean, NJ................          12.6         151.1       3.1        58      779      -1.3      336
Passaic, NJ..............          12.3         165.0      -1.1       322      968       0.3      314
Somerset, NJ.............          10.1         175.3       0.8       218    2,048      -0.3      327
Union, NJ................          14.3         218.5      -0.9       317    1,263       1.5      252
Bernalillo, NM...........          17.9         310.0       0.8       218      836       1.1      279
Albany, NY...............          10.2         222.2       0.1       280    1,008       2.9      143
Bronx, NY................          17.5         249.2       1.9       128      881       2.2      199
Broome, NY...............           4.6          86.4      -1.1       322      750       2.3      187
Dutchess, NY.............           8.4         107.5       0.0       282      946      -1.6      337
Erie, NY.................          24.4         449.9       0.2       275      875       2.3      187
                                                                                                     
Kings, NY................          56.4         556.1       4.6        13      760       0.8      296
Monroe, NY...............          18.5         372.8       0.7       224      919       1.5      252
Nassau, NY...............          53.2         595.9       1.7       140    1,091       1.8      230
New York, NY.............         125.9       2,453.1       2.5        88    2,749      12.0        2
Oneida, NY...............           5.3         101.0      -0.3       297      751       0.3      314
Onondaga, NY.............          13.0         238.4      -0.2       293      911       3.5      108
Orange, NY...............          10.1         133.8       0.3       265      798       0.4      311
Queens, NY...............          49.1         539.3       2.5        88      911       1.3      268
Richmond, NY.............           9.4          97.4       3.1        58      802       1.8      230
Rockland, NY.............          10.1         113.6       2.9        72    1,054       0.2      319
                                                                                                     
Saratoga, NY.............           5.8          78.5       1.1       184      865       0.6      303
Suffolk, NY..............          51.7         618.4       0.3       265    1,029      -0.4      329
Westchester, NY..........          36.2         402.6       0.3       265    1,430       5.4       27
Buncombe, NC.............           8.2         117.3       1.9       128      727       1.4      261
Catawba, NC..............           4.2          81.2       1.7       140      720       1.7      241
Cumberland, NC...........           6.2         117.5      -1.0       320      732      -2.0      338
Durham, NC...............           7.5         185.7       1.3       170    1,373       3.9       79
Forsyth, NC..............           9.0         175.8       1.0       195    1,029       9.6        3
Guilford, NC.............          14.1         267.9       0.9       207      883       1.7      241
Mecklenburg, NC..........          33.4         600.1       3.1        58    1,382       5.2       35
                                                                                                     
New Hanover, NC..........           7.4         100.0       2.2       110      775       1.6      248
Wake, NC.................          30.2         479.6       3.5        44    1,013       2.3      187
Cass, ND.................           6.5         110.6       3.0        64      869       3.8       84
Butler, OH...............           7.5         140.1       2.4        97      872       2.7      159
Cuyahoga, OH.............          35.4         696.5       0.0       282    1,054       4.0       73
Delaware, OH.............           4.6          79.6       0.4       260    1,123       4.0       73
Franklin, OH.............          29.8         686.6       1.9       128    1,024       4.1       72
Hamilton, OH.............          23.1         489.7       1.2       177    1,116       0.8      296
Lake, OH.................           6.3          92.2      -0.3       297      824       0.2      319
Lorain, OH...............           6.0          93.4       0.6       238      807       1.9      224
                                                                                                     
Lucas, OH................          10.0         201.2       1.4       162      867       2.0      215
Mahoning, OH.............           5.9          95.9       0.4       260      686       2.5      174
Montgomery, OH...........          11.9         241.8       0.9       207      854       2.2      199
Stark, OH................           8.7         155.1       0.9       207      751       2.2      199
Summit, OH...............          14.0         255.4       1.5       153      926       3.8       84
Warren, OH...............           4.4          80.1       4.1        25      862       2.7      159
Cleveland, OK............           5.2          78.7       2.3       102      693       1.8      230
Oklahoma, OK.............          26.0         436.4       0.7       224      971       3.9       79
Tulsa, OK................          21.3         337.1       0.7       224      976       4.7       47
Clackamas, OR............          13.1         143.1       1.4       162      875       3.1      132
                                                                                                     
Jackson, OR..............           6.7          77.7       2.0       118      733       5.0       39
Lane, OR.................          11.0         140.5       2.5        88      740       3.2      124
Marion, OR...............           9.6         135.1       3.4        47      757       2.3      187
Multnomah, OR............          30.8         458.5       3.3        50    1,009       2.2      199
Washington, OR...........          17.1         260.6       3.7        39    1,213       4.6       52
Allegheny, PA............          35.0         674.5      -0.6       312    1,130       4.5       53
Berks, PA................           8.9         164.7       0.6       238      867       4.0       73
Bucks, PA................          19.6         246.1       0.6       238      921       1.8      230
Butler, PA...............           5.0          83.4       0.6       238      905       1.0      288
Chester, PA..............          15.1         238.3       0.8       218    1,415      13.9        1
                                                                                                     
Cumberland, PA...........           6.1         124.5       0.5       253      921       3.3      117
Dauphin, PA..............           7.3         173.2      -0.1       290    1,038       4.5       53
Delaware, PA.............          13.7         214.1       1.2       177    1,121       5.5       25
Erie, PA.................           7.1         121.4      -0.5       307      759       0.1      323
Lackawanna, PA...........           5.9          96.3      -0.5       307      744       3.5      108
Lancaster, PA............          12.8         221.6       1.8       137      803       2.0      215
Lehigh, PA...............           8.6         176.2       0.7       224      979       3.4      111
Luzerne, PA..............           7.5         138.6       0.0       282      773       3.8       84
Montgomery, PA...........          27.1         465.9       0.3       265    1,346       4.2       69
Northampton, PA..........           6.6         104.4       1.1       184      874       3.8       84
                                                                                                     
Philadelphia, PA.........          34.6         634.3       0.3       265    1,187       2.9      143
Washington, PA...........           5.3          84.9       0.7       224    1,067       7.3        9
Westmoreland, PA.........           9.3         129.6      -0.7       315      772       1.8      230
York, PA.................           8.9         170.4       0.3       265      845       1.1      279
Providence, RI...........          17.4         272.0       1.5       153    1,057       5.6       23
Charleston, SC...........          12.4         222.1       2.8        78      863       2.9      143
Greenville, SC...........          12.8         244.0       4.4        17      855       2.6      167
Horry, SC................           7.9         110.1       2.5        88      571       1.4      261
Lexington, SC............           5.9         104.4       4.4        17      717      -0.1      325
Richland, SC.............           9.1         206.6       2.1       114      845       2.2      199
                                                                                                     
Spartanburg, SC..........           5.9         122.2       2.5        88      818       3.3      117
York, SC.................           4.8          81.0       6.4         2      785       2.5      174
Minnehaha, SD............           6.7         118.7       2.3       102      852       5.4       27
Davidson, TN.............          19.4         448.5       3.0        64    1,041       3.3      117
Hamilton, TN.............           8.7         184.1       0.2       275      863       2.3      187
Knox, TN.................          11.2         220.6       1.0       195      837       0.8      296
Rutherford, TN...........           4.7         110.6       3.9        31      837       2.3      187
Shelby, TN...............          19.4         470.1      -0.4       303    1,017       3.9       79
Williamson, TN...........           7.0         105.1       4.0        27    1,189      -0.9      333
Bell, TX.................           5.0         110.6       0.9       207      821       4.3       59
                                                                                                     
Bexar, TX................          36.7         784.5       2.3       102      917       3.0      136
Brazoria, TX.............           5.2          97.4       1.7       140    1,032       6.6       15
Brazos, TX...............           4.2          95.1       3.9        31      711       2.3      187
Cameron, TX..............           6.4         133.9       1.9       128      581       1.4      261
Collin, TX...............          20.9         337.0       4.3        19    1,213       2.5      174
Dallas, TX...............          70.8       1,515.6       3.1        58    1,281       5.4       27
Denton, TX...............          12.3         200.2       4.2        22      895       2.4      182
El Paso, TX..............          14.3         283.7       1.1       184      690       3.9       79
Fort Bend, TX............          10.9         159.5       4.8         9    1,034       4.0       73
Galveston, TX............           5.7         101.2       3.0        64      905       2.1      207
                                                                                                     
Gregg, TX................           4.2          76.9      -1.6       331      879       3.8       84
Harris, TX...............         107.5       2,226.8       3.0        64    1,399       4.7       47
Hidalgo, TX..............          11.8         238.5       1.4       162      597       2.9      143
Jefferson, TX............           5.8         120.7      -0.5       307    1,016       3.6      105
Lubbock, TX..............           7.2         130.0       2.0       118      750       4.7       47
McLennan, TX.............           4.9         101.9       0.0       282      781       2.2      199
Midland, TX..............           5.2          88.0       5.4         6    1,322       8.5        7
Montgomery, TX...........           9.8         154.8       5.2         7    1,022       2.5      174
Nueces, TX...............           8.1         161.8       1.5       153      867       3.8       84
Potter, TX...............           3.9          77.4       1.3       170      775       2.8      149
                                                                                                     
Smith, TX................           5.9          95.3       0.7       224      799       3.8       84
Tarrant, TX..............          39.6         814.0       2.0       118    1,010       5.5       25
Travis, TX...............          34.6         646.6       4.3        19    1,100       3.4      111
Webb, TX.................           5.0          93.5       2.2       110      650       3.2      124
Williamson, TX...........           8.7         143.5       4.3        19    1,127       6.7       14
Davis, UT................           7.6         110.7       3.4        47      778       1.0      288
Salt Lake, UT............          39.6         614.6       2.7        80      947       3.4      111
Utah, UT.................          13.6         189.6       4.7        11      771       5.9       21
Weber, UT................           5.6          94.3       1.4       162      721       4.9       41
Chittenden, VT...........           6.3          97.0       0.6       238      937       0.2      319
                                                                                                     
Arlington, VA............           8.8         163.1      -1.8       335    1,669       3.2      124
Chesterfield, VA.........           8.1         121.8       2.0       118      866       1.3      268
Fairfax, VA..............          35.3         576.4      -1.5       330    1,580       1.2      275
Henrico, VA..............          10.4         178.5       0.9       207    1,110       6.2       18
Loudoun, VA..............          10.5         145.9       1.5       153    1,244       3.9       79
Prince William, VA.......           8.2         116.3       0.6       238      832      -0.1      325
Alexandria City, VA......           6.3          93.8      -1.6       331    1,368       5.3       31
Chesapeake City, VA......           5.7          95.1       0.2       275      758      -0.7      331
Newport News City, VA....           3.7          97.9       1.1       184      989       2.8      149
Norfolk City, VA.........           5.6         134.2      -0.5       307      969       3.7       98
                                                                                                     
Richmond City, VA........           7.1         147.4       0.7       224    1,147       3.2      124
Virginia Beach City, VA..          11.3         167.2       0.5       253      769       1.5      252
Benton, WA...............           6.1          77.0       0.7       224      959       0.6      303
Clark, WA................          14.9         136.0       3.8        37      887       2.4      182
King, WA.................          88.8       1,214.7       3.3        50    1,353       4.7       47
Kitsap, WA...............           7.1          80.9       2.2       110      888       1.4      261
Pierce, WA...............          23.5         273.0       3.0        64      867       0.3      314
Snohomish, WA............          21.1         264.2       1.7       140    1,161       6.9       12
Spokane, WA..............          16.8         202.1       1.3       170      822       0.9      292
Thurston, WA.............           8.1         101.9       3.2        55      861       1.8      230
                                                                                                     
Whatcom, WA..............           7.4          82.1       1.5       153      801       3.1      132
Yakima, WA...............           9.2          99.2       2.4        97      653       2.0      215
Kanawha, WV..............           5.9         102.6      -1.3       325      845       2.7      159
Brown, WI................           6.5         146.2       0.6       238      881       5.3       31
Dane, WI.................          14.1         308.1       1.1       184      970       3.4      111
Milwaukee, WI............          24.5         471.3       0.0       282      992       2.0      215
Outagamie, WI............           5.0         101.0       0.4       260      827       2.6      167
Waukesha, WI.............          12.3         226.5       0.7       224      992       2.0      215
Winnebago, WI............           3.6          88.2      -1.0       320      928       2.4      182
San Juan, PR.............          11.2         256.0      -1.2       (5)      621       0.8      (5)
 
(1) Includes areas not officially designated as counties. See Technical Note.
(2) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.
(3) Percent changes were computed from quarterly employment and pay data adjusted for noneconomic
county reclassifications. See Technical Note.
(4) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.
(5) This county was not included in the U.S. rankings.
  
Note: Data are preliminary. Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment
Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs. These 339 U.S. counties comprise 72.0 percent of
the total covered workers in the U.S.





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