United States Payroll Employment for the Government Industry (Seas Adj.)
Updated on June 8, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in May 2022, the United State's seasonally adjusted government payroll employment was 22,264,000; this means that the United States added 57,000 jobs to the government industry in the month of May 2022. You can see the not seasonally adjusted version of this information at this link.

The charts and table below shows the United State's seasonally adjusted historical government payroll employment and number of jobs added from January 2003 to May 2022.

You can also see links at the bottom of this page for similar data for a selected group of industries and links for many more industries at this link.

U.S. Payroll Employment for the Government Industry (Seas Adj.)
U.S. Number of Jobs Added to the Government Industry (Seas Adj.)
U.S. Payroll Employment for the Government Industry (Seas Adj.)
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Month Number of Payrolls Jobs Added
1,044,057,599,999 21,626,000
1,046,476,799,999 21,624,000 -2,000
1,049,155,199,999 21,610,000 -14,000
1,051,747,199,999 21,595,000 -15,000
1,054,425,599,999 21,567,000 -28,000
1,057,017,599,999 21,606,000 39,000
1,059,695,999,999 21,633,000 27,000
1,062,374,399,999 21,556,000 -77,000
1,064,966,399,999 21,504,000 -52,000
1,067,644,799,999 21,558,000 54,000
1,070,236,799,999 21,535,000 -23,000
1,072,915,199,999 21,546,000 11,000
1,075,593,599,999 21,538,000 -8,000
1,078,099,199,999 21,550,000 12,000
1,080,777,599,999 21,588,000 38,000
1,083,369,599,999 21,614,000 26,000
1,086,047,999,999 21,614,000 0
1,088,639,999,999 21,601,000 -13,000
1,091,318,399,999 21,606,000 5,000
1,093,996,799,999 21,626,000 20,000
1,096,588,799,999 21,635,000 9,000
1,099,267,199,999 21,656,000 21,000
1,101,859,199,999 21,692,000 36,000
1,104,537,599,999 21,693,000 1,000
1,107,215,999,999 21,735,000 42,000
1,109,635,199,999 21,744,000 9,000
1,112,313,599,999 21,740,000 -4,000
1,114,905,599,999 21,754,000 14,000
1,117,583,999,999 21,781,000 27,000
1,120,175,999,999 21,763,000 -18,000
1,122,854,399,999 21,857,000 94,000
1,125,532,799,999 21,863,000 6,000
1,128,124,799,999 21,845,000 -18,000
1,130,803,199,999 21,829,000 -16,000
1,133,395,199,999 21,859,000 30,000
1,136,073,599,999 21,879,000 20,000
1,138,751,999,999 21,847,000 -32,000
1,141,171,199,999 21,878,000 31,000
1,143,849,599,999 21,903,000 25,000
1,146,441,599,999 21,919,000 16,000
1,149,119,999,999 21,926,000 7,000
1,151,711,999,999 21,922,000 -4,000
1,154,390,399,999 21,973,000 51,000
1,157,068,799,999 22,011,000 38,000
1,159,660,799,999 22,082,000 71,000
1,162,339,199,999 22,068,000 -14,000
1,164,931,199,999 22,083,000 15,000
1,167,609,599,999 22,088,000 5,000
1,170,287,999,999 22,095,000 7,000
1,172,707,199,999 22,131,000 36,000
1,175,385,599,999 22,149,000 18,000
1,177,977,599,999 22,175,000 26,000
1,180,655,999,999 22,193,000 18,000
1,183,247,999,999 22,207,000 14,000
1,185,926,399,999 22,171,000 -36,000
1,188,604,799,999 22,226,000 55,000
1,191,196,799,999 22,279,000 53,000
1,193,875,199,999 22,297,000 18,000
1,196,467,199,999 22,334,000 37,000
1,199,145,599,999 22,376,000 42,000
1,201,823,999,999 22,388,000 12,000
1,204,329,599,999 22,417,000 29,000
1,207,007,999,999 22,443,000 26,000
1,209,599,999,999 22,450,000 7,000
1,212,278,399,999 22,483,000 33,000
1,214,870,399,999 22,517,000 34,000
1,217,548,799,999 22,568,000 51,000
1,220,227,199,999 22,567,000 -1,000
1,222,819,199,999 22,537,000 -30,000
1,225,497,599,999 22,549,000 12,000
1,228,089,599,999 22,560,000 11,000
1,230,767,999,999 22,556,000 -4,000
1,233,446,399,999 22,579,000 23,000
1,235,865,599,999 22,576,000 -3,000
1,238,543,999,999 22,560,000 -16,000
1,241,135,999,999 22,677,000 117,000
1,243,814,399,999 22,617,000 -60,000
1,246,406,399,999 22,576,000 -41,000
1,249,084,799,999 22,521,000 -55,000
1,251,763,199,999 22,537,000 16,000
1,254,355,199,999 22,451,000 -86,000
1,257,033,599,999 22,524,000 73,000
1,259,625,599,999 22,533,000 9,000
1,262,303,999,999 22,482,000 -51,000
1,264,982,399,999 22,491,000 9,000
1,267,401,599,999 22,476,000 -15,000
1,270,079,999,999 22,518,000 42,000
1,272,671,999,999 22,569,000 51,000
1,275,350,399,999 22,996,000 427,000
1,277,942,399,999 22,740,000 -256,000
1,280,620,799,999 22,569,000 -171,000
1,283,299,199,999 22,420,000 -149,000
1,285,891,199,999 22,247,000 -173,000
1,288,569,599,999 22,297,000 50,000
1,291,161,599,999 22,287,000 -10,000
1,293,839,999,999 22,266,000 -21,000
1,296,518,399,999 22,258,000 -8,000
1,298,937,599,999 22,215,000 -43,000
1,301,615,999,999 22,192,000 -23,000
1,304,207,999,999 22,184,000 -8,000
1,306,886,399,999 22,129,000 -55,000
1,309,478,399,999 22,164,000 35,000
1,312,156,799,999 22,049,000 -115,000
1,314,835,199,999 22,017,000 -32,000
1,317,427,199,999 21,983,000 -34,000
1,320,105,599,999 21,998,000 15,000
1,322,697,599,999 21,971,000 -27,000
1,325,375,999,999 21,954,000 -17,000
1,328,054,399,999 21,946,000 -8,000
1,330,559,999,999 21,947,000 1,000
1,333,238,399,999 21,943,000 -4,000
1,335,830,399,999 21,931,000 -12,000
1,338,508,799,999 21,911,000 -20,000
1,341,100,799,999 21,930,000 19,000
1,343,779,199,999 21,913,000 -17,000
1,346,457,599,999 21,916,000 3,000
1,349,049,599,999 21,925,000 9,000
1,351,727,999,999 21,903,000 -22,000
1,354,319,999,999 21,883,000 -20,000
1,356,998,399,999 21,887,000 4,000
1,359,676,799,999 21,869,000 -18,000
1,362,095,999,999 21,881,000 12,000
1,364,774,399,999 21,870,000 -11,000
1,367,366,399,999 21,869,000 -1,000
1,370,044,799,999 21,864,000 -5,000
1,372,636,799,999 21,840,000 -24,000
1,375,315,199,999 21,815,000 -25,000
1,377,993,599,999 21,831,000 16,000
1,380,585,599,999 21,835,000 4,000
1,383,263,999,999 21,830,000 -5,000
1,385,855,999,999 21,843,000 13,000
1,388,534,399,999 21,820,000 -23,000
1,391,212,799,999 21,814,000 -6,000
1,393,631,999,999 21,825,000 11,000
1,396,310,399,999 21,833,000 8,000
1,398,902,399,999 21,853,000 20,000
1,401,580,799,999 21,832,000 -21,000
1,404,172,799,999 21,895,000 63,000
1,406,851,199,999 21,901,000 6,000
1,409,529,599,999 21,855,000 -46,000
1,412,121,599,999 21,897,000 42,000
1,414,799,999,999 21,917,000 20,000
1,417,391,999,999 21,932,000 15,000
1,420,070,399,999 21,947,000 15,000
1,422,748,799,999 21,960,000 13,000
1,425,167,999,999 21,978,000 18,000
1,427,846,399,999 21,970,000 -8,000
1,430,438,399,999 22,005,000 35,000
1,433,116,799,999 22,012,000 7,000
1,435,708,799,999 22,015,000 3,000
1,438,387,199,999 22,050,000 35,000
1,441,065,599,999 22,060,000 10,000
1,443,657,599,999 22,040,000 -20,000
1,446,335,999,999 22,056,000 16,000
1,448,927,999,999 22,081,000 25,000
1,451,606,399,999 22,097,000 16,000
1,454,284,799,999 22,114,000 17,000
1,456,790,399,999 22,138,000 24,000
1,459,468,799,999 22,178,000 40,000
1,462,060,799,999 22,184,000 6,000
1,464,739,199,999 22,199,000 15,000
1,467,331,199,999 22,180,000 -19,000
1,470,009,599,999 22,289,000 109,000
1,472,687,999,999 22,284,000 -5,000
1,475,279,999,999 22,323,000 39,000
1,477,958,399,999 22,295,000 -28,000
1,480,550,399,999 22,277,000 -18,000
1,483,228,799,999 22,304,000 27,000
1,485,907,199,999 22,316,000 12,000
1,488,326,399,999 22,326,000 10,000
1,491,004,799,999 22,329,000 3,000
1,493,596,799,999 22,335,000 6,000
1,496,275,199,999 22,347,000 12,000
1,498,867,199,999 22,360,000 13,000
1,501,545,599,999 22,374,000 14,000
1,504,223,999,999 22,310,000 -64,000
1,506,815,999,999 22,333,000 23,000
1,509,494,399,999 22,361,000 28,000
1,512,086,399,999 22,379,000 18,000
1,514,764,799,999 22,384,000 5,000
1,517,443,199,999 22,368,000 -16,000
1,519,862,399,999 22,410,000 42,000
1,522,540,799,999 22,421,000 11,000
1,525,132,799,999 22,435,000 14,000
1,527,811,199,999 22,459,000 24,000
1,530,403,199,999 22,477,000 18,000
1,533,081,599,999 22,449,000 -28,000
1,535,759,999,999 22,469,000 20,000
1,538,351,999,999 22,484,000 15,000
1,541,030,399,999 22,483,000 -1,000
1,543,622,399,999 22,473,000 -10,000
1,546,300,799,999 22,509,000 36,000
1,548,979,199,999 22,519,000 10,000
1,551,398,399,999 22,529,000 10,000
1,554,076,799,999 22,561,000 32,000
1,556,668,799,999 22,599,000 38,000
1,559,347,199,999 22,596,000 -3,000
1,561,939,199,999 22,597,000 1,000
1,564,617,599,999 22,557,000 -40,000
1,567,295,999,999 22,599,000 42,000
1,569,887,999,999 22,655,000 56,000
1,572,566,399,999 22,680,000 25,000
1,575,158,399,999 22,714,000 34,000
1,577,836,799,999 22,731,000 17,000
1,580,515,199,999 22,784,000 53,000
1,583,020,799,999 22,879,000 95,000
1,585,699,199,999 22,825,000 -54,000
1,588,291,199,999 21,904,000 -921,000
1,590,969,599,999 21,421,000 -483,000
1,593,561,599,999 21,416,000 -5,000
1,596,239,999,999 21,511,000 95,000
1,598,918,399,999 21,963,000 452,000
1,601,510,399,999 21,923,000 -40,000
1,604,188,799,999 21,771,000 -152,000
1,606,780,799,999 21,698,000 -73,000
1,609,459,199,999 21,691,000 -7,000
1,612,137,599,999 21,788,000 97,000
1,614,556,799,999 21,805,000 17,000
1,617,235,199,999 21,859,000 54,000
1,619,827,199,999 21,910,000 51,000
1,622,505,599,999 21,976,000 66,000
1,625,097,599,999 22,025,000 49,000
1,627,775,999,999 22,076,000 51,000
1,630,454,399,999 22,096,000 20,000
1,633,046,399,999 22,111,000 15,000
1,635,724,799,999 22,094,000 -17,000
1,638,316,799,999 22,114,000 20,000
1,640,995,199,999 22,141,000 27,000
1,643,673,599,999 22,153,000 12,000
1,646,092,799,999 22,163,000 10,000
1,648,771,199,999 22,176,000 13,000
1,651,363,199,999 22,207,000 31,000
1,654,041,599,999 22,264,000 57,000

United States Payroll Employment for Different Industries (Seas Adj.)

Use the links below to see the seasonally adjusted payroll employment and number of jobs added for the following selected U.S. industries. You can also see the seasonally adjusted U.S. payroll employment for many more industries at this link.