Employment by industry

Employment by Industry, Austin MSA
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
Total non-farm
923,000
963,300
1,000,900
1,034,700
1,069,400
Construction, natural resources & mining
50,700
55,300
58,800
62,100
64,100
Manufacturing
57,200
55,600
55,800
57,300
60,300
Wholesale trade
43,700
46,300
47,700
48,300
50,300
Retail trade
97,600
100,400
104,000
105,900
107,600
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities
15,600
16,500
18,400
20,600
22,000
Information
25,400
27,700
29,000
30,700
33,000
Financial activities
51,900
54,100

57,000

60,200
62,900
Professional & business services
151,800
162,600
171,000
177,600
186,600
Educational & health Services
106,400
111,600
115,600
1,206,000
125,000
Leisure & hospitality
107,100
115,500
122,000
125,700
129,600
Other services
42,300
42,700
43,800
45,000
45,600
Government
173,200
175,200
178,100
180,700
182,200
Employment by Industry 2017

Note: Time series of annual and monthly numbers for these and additional workforce indicators are updated monthly on the Chamber's Economic Indicators page.

Source: Texas Workforce Commission, Current Employment Statistics.