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Industry Trends

Industry Trends (United States):
42386 Transport. goods merchant wholesalers (all ownership categories *)
Category20132014201520162017Chg 2013-17
No. of Establishments3,1633,1733,1693,1893,2231.9%    
Total Employment33,08833,13633,09532,29031,732-4.1%    
Total Annual Wages$2,406,494,366$2,480,445,528$2,511,228,270$2,508,120,954$2,548,605,4185.9%    
Average Annual Wage$72,730$74,857$75,879$77,675$80,31710.4%    
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Industry Trends (Alabama):
42386 Transport. goods merchant wholesalers (all ownership categories *)
Category20132014201520162017Chg 2013-17
No. of Establishments3128262424-22.6%    
Total Employment348318280271247-29.0%    
Total Annual Wages$21,212,469$19,872,517$17,175,593$17,217,374$16,625,757-21.6%    
Average Annual Wage$60,955$62,492$61,341$63,533$67,31110.4%    
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics

* Includes all ownership categories not subject to BLS disclosure restrictions, which may differ by geographic area. For industry trends data by ownership categories, see the BLS/QCEW website, multi-screen data search.