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Wyoming Counties affected most by the drop in oil and gas

Wyoming Counties affected most by the drop in oil and gas

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (WDWS) published today the 2015 2nd quarter numbers for jobs and wages. Payroll across the state dropped a significant $24M from the 2nd quarter of the prior year. Here's a breakdown by county: [image: Wyoming Employment 2nd Quarter by County.png] *Notable **(according to WDWS)**:* *Teton County:* The largest job gains were in accommodation & food services, retail trade, construction, administrative & waste services, health care & social assistance, and transportation & warehousing. *Laramie County:* Employment grew in construction, retail trade, and accommodation & food services. Job losses were seen in administrative & waste services, health care & social assistance, local government, and manufacturing. *Lincoln County:* Sizeable job gains were seen in construction, accommodation & food services, wholesale trade, other services, and agriculture. *Albany County:* Employment rose in construction, state government, other services, and manufacturing. Job losses were seen in accommodation & food services and private educational services. *Sweetwater County:* The largest job losses were in mining (including oil & gas), construction, manufacturing, and other services. Employment increased in health care & social assistance, retail trade, and accommodation & food services. *Natrona County: *Job losses in mining (including oil & gas), other services, construction, and manufacturing were partially offset by job gains in transportation & warehousing, health care & social assistance, and retail trade. *Campbell County:* The largest job losses occurred in mining (including oil & gas), construction, professional, scientific, & technical services, and transportation. *Sublette County:* Job losses occurred in mining (including oil & gas), construction, real estate & rental & leasing, accommodation & food services, and professional, scientific, & technical services. Read the full report here . #bootstrapped #news #county10 #buckrail #reboot #county17 #oilcity #shortgo #springcity #dally