Sumter ranks eighth in South Carolina in terms of total non-farm payroll employees in July


South Carolina’s Sumter payroll data reveal that it is ranked eighth in South Carolina in terms of total non-farm payroll employees in July, with 40,800 employees, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Statistics were compiled from reports from the civilian labor force and unemployment data, both of which heavily relied on household surveys. The data is not seasonally adjusted.

Employment data is gleaned from an establishment survey that measures non-farm employment, hours and earnings by industry. The data is also based on payroll jobs and such factors as where the establishments are located.

South Carolina Employees on Non-Farm Payrolls by Metropolitan Statistical Areas
Rank
Metropolitan Statistical Area
July (in thousands)
1
Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin
429.7
2
Columbia
401.8
3
Charleston-North Charleston
375.7
4
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach
188.2
5
Spartanburg
161.1
6
Florence
92.4
7
Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort
87.8
8
Sumter
40.8
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Want to get notified whenever we write about State of South Carolina ?

Sign-up Next time we write about State of South Carolina, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

State of South Carolina

More News

Metro Business Network