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.
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
June 19, 2014
From fourth quarter 2012 to fourth quarter 2013, Santa Cruz, Calif., had the largest percentage increase
in average weekly wages at 6.5 percent. Weld, Colo., had the largest over-the-year percentage increase
in employment in December 2013 at 6.0 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: July 10, 2014
The cooperating State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) have labor market information offices that publish and disseminate QCEW data for their states.