Years Available: 2009–2011, 2013–2016
Permanent Link: http://data.sagepub.com/sagestats/12654
General Notes: Industry code NAICS Code 3255. "Payroll" includes gross earnings of all employees on the payrolls of operating manufacturing establishments paid in the calendar year. It also includes salaries, wages, commissions, dismissal pay, bonuses, vacation and sick leave pay, and compensation in kind, prior to such deductions as employees’ social security contributions, withholding taxes, group insurance, union dues, and savings bonds. The total includes salaries of officers of corporations; it excludes payments to proprietors or partners of unincorporated concerns. Most importantly, payroll does not include employers’ social security contributions or other nonpayroll labor costs, such as employees’ pension plans, group insurance premiums, and workers’ compensation. Also excluded are payments to members of Armed Forces and pensioners carried on the active payrolls of manufacturing establishments. A - symbol reflects that the data is not provided by the source. A w symbol indicates that the data was withheld because estimates did not meet publication standard and a # indicates the data was withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies. A ! means that the sampling error exceeds 40 percent.