Covered Workers & Annual Pay - 2012 Annual Summary
Businesses within the Other Services industry group provide services not elsewhere specified, including repairs and personal care.
South Dakota Covered Workers and Pay
Other Services Industry Group
Industry Group, Industry and Subsector
|Number of Establishments||Average Number of Workers||Annual Pay|
|Other Services, except Public Administration||2,272||10,431||$26,673|
|Repair and Maintenance||1006||4,104||$32,618|
|Personal and Laundry Services||511||2,707||$20,705|
| Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional and
|Totals may not add due to rounding.|
Data subject to revision.
Produced by the Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The Other Services sector includes a wide variety of establishments offering a wide array of services. The laundry list includes activities such as repair and maintenance, personal and laundry services, religious, grantmaking, civic, professional and similar organizations, and private household services (nannies and house cleaning). Each subsector within this industry grew except the number of establishments that serve private households.
There were 67 establishments added in this sector, increasing from 2,205 in 2011 to 2,272 in 2012. Establishments in this sector are made up of businesses which typically have smaller employment levels. This sector added 179 workers (1.7 percent) during 2012. Annual earnings for workers increased from $26,159 in 2011 to $26,673 in 2012, an increase of $514 (2.0 percent).
Repair and Maintenance (NAICS 811) gained some new establishments; jumping from 985 in 2011 to 1,006 in 2012. Industries in the Repair and Maintenance subsector restore machinery, equipment and other products, including automotive repair, electronic equipment, commercial machinery and household items. The worker level climbed from 4,013 in 2011 to 4,104 in 2012 (2.3 percent). Wages increased from $32,090 in 2011 to $32,618 (1.6 percent) in 2012.
Establishments in the Personal and Laundry Services subsector (NAICS 812) provide personal and laundry services to individuals, households, and businesses. This subsector reversed a trend in employment from the last couple of years by increasing its workers level 1.8 percent from 2,658 workers in 2011 to 2,707 in 2012. A gain in annual wages over the year put the annual pay level at $20,705, increasing by $433 (2.1 percent).
The Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional and Similar Organizations subsector (NAICS 813) includes varied businesses, including organized religious groups, grantmaking entities, businesses which support social and political causes, and businesses which promote or defend the interests of their members. This subsector saw the number of workers increasing by 1.3 percent over the preceding year with a 2012 worker level of 3,371. The average annual wage rose by $519 (2.1 percent) from $24,462 in 2011 to $24,981 in 2012.
The Private Households (NAICS 814) is a very small subsector with approximately the same number of workers as establishments. There were 212 establishments in 2011 and 233 in 2012, a loss of 21 establishments. As would be expected, the number of workers also dropped from 254 in 2011 to 249 in 2012 for a loss of 2.0 percent. The workers earned 1.0 percent more in annual wages creeping up from $16,297 in 2011 to earning $16,455 in 2012.