Jobs & Wages

Covered Payroll Jobs Change 2012 Q3 to 2017 Q3


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Quarterly count of covered payroll employees by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the IBRC.
  2012 Q3 2017 Q3 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.17,72023,70033.7 %
8 County Region757,272910,82120.3 %
South Carolina1,808,1292,029,47812.2 %
U.S.131,625,665143,726,7669.2 %

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Covered Payroll Avg. Wage Change 2012 Q3 to 2017 Q3


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Quarterly count of covered payroll employees by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the IBRC
  2012 Q3 2017 Q3 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.$717$87922.6 %
8 County Region$967$1,0559.1 %
South Carolina$737$82812.3 %
U.S.$905$1,02112.8 %

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Manufacturing Jobs Change 2012 Q3 to 2017 Q3


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Quarterly count of covered payroll employees by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the IBRC
  2012 Q3 2017 Q3 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.2,8953,1157.6 %
8 County Region67,30272,4687.7 %
South Carolina219,807241,2479.8 %
U.S.12,055,33812,521,9873.9 %

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Manufacturing Avg. Wage Change 2012 Q3 to 2017 Q3


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Quarterly count of covered payroll employees by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the IBRC
  2012 Q3 2017 Q3 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.$887$9213.8 %
8 County Region$1,108$1,1392.8 %
South Carolina$965$1,08712.6 %
U.S.$1,110$1,22210.1 %

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For statistical purposes, Lancaster's Eight-County Region includes Lancaster and it's seven surrounding counties.

All other mentions of Lancaster's Workforce Region refer to Lancaster and the 32 other counties that are within a 75-mile radius.