Dataset

Employment, Hours, and Earnings from the Current Employment Statistics survey (State and Metro Area

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Each month the Current Employment Statistics (CES) program surveys about 150,000 businesses and government agencies, representing approximately 390,000 individual worksites, in order to provide detailed industry data on employment, hours, and earnings of workers on nonfarm payrolls for all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and over 300 metropolitan areas and divisions.

Additional facts from data.gov

Dataset Summary

  • Date Released: 1939
  • Date Updated: Monthly
  • Time Period: Employment and wages for the pay period including the 12th of the month
  • Data.gov Data Category Type: Raw Data Catalog
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Specialized Data Category Designation: Statistical

Contributing Agency Information

Miscellaneous Facts

  • Additional Metadata: ftp://ftp.bls.gov/pub/time.series/sm/sm.txt

This is the original data as harvested from data.gov

Data Summary