The Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program publishes a quarterly count of employment and wages reported by employers covering 98 percent of U.S. jobs, available at the county, MSA, state and national levels by industry.
UPDATED Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - QCEW 2013 annual average CSV files updated with correct annual average pay values. Details
NEW QCEW Open Data Access: QCEW now provides a collection of CSV files designed to allow third party programmers, developers, and organizations to retrieve published QCEW data in CSV format.
NEW Hurricane flood zone maps and tables of employment, wages, and establishment counts
September 18, 2014
From first quarter 2013 to first quarter 2014, Chester, Pa., had the largest percentage increase in average
weekly wages at 13.9 percent. Weld, Colo., had the largest over-the-year percentage increase in
employment in March 2014 at 7.5 percent.
State and County Wages
(Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages - QCEW)
Provides a way to readily compare the industrial activity levels among different areas of the country.
Last Modified Date: September 18, 2014
The cooperating State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) have labor market information offices that publish and disseminate QCEW data for their states.