STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYMENT AND PAYROLL BY FUNCTION 1
Nebraska - 2016                
Government Employment Function Full-Time Employment Full-Time Payroll (whole $) Part-Time Employment Part-Time Payroll (whole $) Part-Time Hours Full-Time Equivalent Employment Total March Full-Time and Part-Time Employment Total March Payroll (whole $)                        
Total - All Employment Functions 103,735 $458,346,795 39,903 $39,693,731 2,718,968 119,484 143,638 $498,040,526                        
Financial Administration 2,404 9,428,571 406 345,645 24,234 2,530 2,810 9,774,216                        
Other Government Administration 1,827 6,465,694 2,548 750,492 41,772 2,073 4,375 7,216,186                        
Judicial and Legal 1,999 9,900,074 230 381,349 20,240 2,108 2,229 10,281,423                        
Police Protection Total 4,769 24,450,431 482 594,675 36,209 4,976 5,251 25,045,106                        
Police Protection - Persons with Power of Arrest        3,598 20,156,559 239 261,219 14,972 3,683 3,837 20,417,778                        
Police Protection - Other  1,171 4,293,872 243 333,456 21,237 1,293 1,414 4,627,328                        
Fire Protection Total  1,441 9,464,645 451 199,275 19,251 1,547 1,892 9,663,920                        
Fire Protection - Firefighters 1,352 9,059,220 340 168,776 17,446 1,451 1,692 9,227,996                        
Fire Protection - Other  89 405,425 111 30,499 1,805 96 200 435,924                        
Corrections 4,391 16,628,214 167 212,293 14,627 4,470 4,558 16,840,507                        
Highways 4,808 18,131,920 434 434,872 30,431 4,972 5,242 18,566,792                        
Air Transportation 254 1,233,721 107 135,743 7,707 301 361 1,369,464                        
Public Welfare 3,874 11,589,933 637 904,784 52,419 4,174 4,511 12,494,717                        
Health 1,023 4,384,780 318 347,472 18,174 1,122 1,341 4,732,252                        
Hospitals 7,214 31,663,652 1,836 4,000,807 214,414 8,449 9,050 35,664,459                        
Social Insurance Administration 235 929,086 5 8,318 507 238 240 937,404                        
Solid Waste Management 305 1,225,596 155 121,520 11,192 365 460 1,347,116                        
Sewerage 529 2,328,074 119 89,277 5,925 553 648 2,417,351                        
Parks and Recreation 902 3,504,317 1,407 915,093 83,155 1,371 2,309 4,419,410                        
Housing and Community Development 562 2,178,465 445 424,855 30,832 740 1,007 2,603,320                        
Natural Resources 2,239 8,525,692 1,049 1,925,940 129,013 2,966 3,288 10,451,632                        
Water Supply 995 5,089,341 239 196,306 12,439 1,061 1,234 5,285,647                        
Electric Power 6,406 48,931,810 251 470,331 23,089 6,544 6,657 49,402,141                        
Gas Supply 486 3,044,937 8 14,195 695 490 494 3,059,132                        
Transit 389 1,764,049 77 66,405 5,784 422 466 1,830,454                        
Education Total  53,400 223,443,945 26,893 25,840,104 1,837,146 64,157 80,293 249,284,049                        
Education - Elementary and Secondary Total  41,399 163,288,038 16,125 15,220,173 1,024,832 47,548 57,524 178,508,211                        
Education - Elementary and Secondary Instructional              30,777 132,618,726 10,784 9,563,217 610,700 34,422 41,561 142,181,943                        
Education - Elementary and Secondary Other  10,622 30,669,312 5,341 5,656,956 414,132 13,126 15,963 36,326,268                        
Education - Higher Education Total  11,434 57,592,630 10,744 10,578,725 810,380 16,030 22,178 68,171,355                        
Education - Higher Education Instructional 3,812 26,282,285 2,306 3,170,000 140,950 4,616 6,118 29,452,285                        
Education - Higher Education Other  7,622 31,310,345 8,438 7,408,725 669,430 11,414 16,060 38,719,070                        
Education - Other 567 2,563,277 24 41,206 1,934 579 591 2,604,483                        
Libraries                           400 1,547,562 946 850,194 69,758 800 1,346 2,397,756                        
All other and unallocable 2,883 12,492,286 693 463,786 29,955 3,055 3,576 12,956,072                        
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Public Employment Data, 2017                            
1 Full-time equivalent employment and total payroll for March 1997 & later.                            
Last Updated: 6/4/18                            
by Nebraska Databook                            
. michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov                            
                                         
2007 Total 32,465 $105,465,727 81,135 $277,896,075 113,600 $383,361,802                            
Financial administration 767 2,484,474 1,572 4,954,521 2,339 7,438,995                            
Other government administration 315 1,171,680 1,633 4,919,647 1,948 6,091,327                            
Judicial and Legal 748 3,262,171 1,169 4,342,017 1,917 7,604,188                            
Police with power of arrest 776 2,253,083 2,827 13,571,466 3,603 15,824,549                            
Police - other 276 799,166 1,028 3,031,477 1,304 3,830,643                            
Firefighters 0 0 1,268 6,506,505 1,268 6,506,505                            
Fire - other 0 0 62 239,312 62 239,312                            
Correction 2,877 8,567,670 1,351 4,039,310 4,228 12,606,980                            
Highways 2,161 6,953,722 2,859 8,451,095 5,020 15,404,817                            
Air transportation 26 94,648 274 938,750 300 1,033,398                            
Water transport and canals 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
Public Welfare 2,599 7,139,057 777 2,079,327 3,376 9,218,384                            
Health 712 2,501,945 710 2,866,740 1,422 5,368,685                            
Hospitals 4,068 12,586,642 4,450 13,944,024 8,518 26,530,666                            
Social insurance administration 315 1,078,116 0 0 315 1,078,116                            
Solid waste management 0 0 309 993,095 309 993,095                            
Sewerage 0 0 492 1,696,031 492 1,696,031                            
Parks and recreation 328 811,484 1,045 2,793,128 1,373 3,604,612                            
Housing and community develop. 0 0 684 1,897,723 684 1,897,723                            
Natural resources 2,173 6,274,259 588 1,584,006 2,761 7,858,265                            
Water supply 0 0 991 3,548,700 991 3,548,700                            
Electric power 0 0 6,785 37,994,459 6,785 37,994,459                            
Gas supply 0 0 474 1,915,380 474 1,915,380                            
Transit 0 0 388 1,334,191 388 1,334,191                            
Elem & Sec Instructional 0 0 33,120 111,505,354 33,120 111,505,354                            
Elem & Sec - Other 0 0 11,370 27,591,608 11,370 27,591,608                            
Higher Ed Instructional 3,324 17,835,846 1,189 5,096,201 4,513 22,932,047                            
Higher Ed - Other 9,064 23,403,821 1,656 4,867,497 10,720 28,271,318                            
Other education 552 2,107,714 0 0 552 2,107,714                            
Libraries 0 0 704 1,802,075 704 1,802,075                            
State liquor stores 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
All other and unallocable 1,660 6,140,229 1,084 3,392,436 2,744 9,532,665                            
2006 Total 32,904 101,814,948 84,592 285,902,114 117,496 387,717,062
Financial administration 587 1,895,345 1,701 4,909,440 2,288 6,804,785
Other government administration 311 1,108,385 2,056 5,760,640 2,367 6,869,025
Judicial and Legal 746 3,124,462 1,345 4,702,320 2,091 7,826,782
Police with power of arrest 487 1,887,964 3,218 13,833,989 3,705 15,721,953
Police - other 238 709,961 1,062 2,854,751 1,300 3,564,712
Firefighters 0 0 1,299 6,337,120 1,299 6,337,120
Fire - other 0 0 65 213,142 65 213,142
Correction 2,846 7,815,497 1,224 3,652,163 4,070 11,467,660
Highways 2,142 6,866,301 3,399 9,523,262 5,541 16,389,563
Air transportation 26 92,735 254 823,849 280 916,584
Water transport and canals 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Welfare 2,588 6,893,205 747 1,919,539 3,335 8,812,744
Health 721 2,494,844 643 2,594,033 1,364 5,088,877
Hospitals 4,050 12,170,634 4,285 13,549,634 8,335 25,720,268
Social insurance administration 330 1,051,866 0 0 330 1,051,866
Solid waste management 0 0 386 1,051,521 386 1,051,521
Sewerage 0 0 483 1,399,971 483 1,399,971
Parks and recreation 331 789,191 998 2,736,719 1,329 3,525,910
Housing and community develop. 0 0 754 2,329,446 754 2,329,446
Natural resources 2,181 6,079,460 798 2,032,131 2,979 8,111,591
Water supply 0 0 825 3,208,880 825 3,208,880
Electric power 0 0 6,691 37,216,544 6,691 37,216,544
Gas supply 0 0 474 2,065,464 474 2,065,464
Transit 0 0 429 1,299,170 429 1,299,170
Elem & Sec Instructional 0 0 34,290 116,662,491 34,290 116,662,491
Elem & Sec - Other 0 0 12,231 29,171,202 12,231 29,171,202
Higher Ed Instructional 3,281 17,176,276 1,252 5,240,334 4,533 22,416,610
Higher Ed - Other 9,039 22,380,894 1,708 5,046,575 10,747 27,427,469
Other education 530 2,026,378 0 0 530 2,026,378
Libraries 0 0 679 2,041,455 679 2,041,455
State liquor stores 0 0 0 0 0 0
All other and unallocable 2,470 7,251,550 1,296 3,726,329 3,766 10,977,879
2005 Total 32,472 $98,019,863 79,114 $260,260,050 111,586 $358,279,913                            
Financial administration 567 1,811,474 1,753 4,742,631 2,320 6,554,105                            
Other government administration 310 1,063,397 2,117 5,625,171 2,427 6,688,568                            
Judicial and Legal 702 2,846,102 1,311 4,303,248 2,013 7,149,350                            
Police with power of arrest 487 1,842,455 3,201 13,014,832 3,688 14,857,287                            
Police - other 237 687,570 1,146 2,798,382 1,383 3,485,952                            
Firefighters 0 0 1,287 6,439,622 1,287 6,439,622                            
Fire - other 0 0 54 180,101 54 180,101                            
Correction 2,480 7,045,536 1,189 3,284,620 3,669 10,330,156                            
Highways 2,150 6,702,912 3,563 8,953,167 5,713 15,656,079                            
Air transportation 26 89,822 259 788,825 285 878,647                            
Water transport and canals 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
Public Welfare 2,502 6,555,690 792 2,185,857 3,294 8,741,547                            
Health 645 2,236,581 620 2,437,984 1,265 4,674,565                            
Hospitals 4,267 12,064,857 4,342 13,069,239 8,609 25,134,096                            
Social insurance administration 316 893,724 0 0 316 893,724                            
Solid waste management 0 0 365 937,455 365 937,455                            
Sewerage 0 0 471 1,337,326 471 1,337,326                            
Parks and recreation 329 765,161 1,040 2,931,064 1,369 3,696,225                            
Housing and community develop. 0 0 713 2,212,525 713 2,212,525                            
Natural resources 2,172 5,894,875 854 2,065,434 3,026 7,960,309                            
Water supply 0 0 820 3,061,826 820 3,061,826                            
Electric power 0 0 6,701 36,824,109 6,701 36,824,109                            
Gas supply 0 0 507 2,096,158 507 2,096,158                            
Transit 0 0 427 1,269,056 427 1,269,056                            
Elem & Sec Instructional 0 0 29,215 99,592,821 29,215 99,592,821                            
Elem & Sec - Other 0 0 11,640 25,893,135 11,640 25,893,135                            
Higher Ed Instructional 3,220 16,505,102 1,197 4,488,135 4,417 20,993,237                            
Higher Ed - Other 9,021 21,804,417 1,760 4,654,380 10,781 26,458,797                            
Other education 549 2,013,763 0 0 549 2,013,763                            
Libraries 0 0 683 1,969,246 683 1,969,246                            
State liquor stores 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
All other and unallocable 2,492 7,196,425 1,087 95,804,791 3,579 103,001,216                            
2004 Total 33,662 $95,148,741 81,105 $254,893,945 114,767 $350,042,686                            
Financial administration 553 1,671,344 1,857 4,883,102 2,410 6,554,446                            
Other government administration 312 10,555,426 1,672 -5,006,649 1,984 5,548,777                            
Judicial and Legal 678 2,749,415 1,254 4,001,950 1,932 6,751,365                            
Police with power of arrest 757 1,878,819 2,830 12,130,010 3,587 14,008,829                            
Police - other 509 693,649 634 2,302,886 1,143 2,996,535                            
Firefighters 0   1,292 5,761,171 1,292 5,761,171                            
Fire - other 0   62 190,816 62 190,816                            
Correction 2,530 6,858,175 1,210 3,325,670 3,740 10,183,845                            
Highways 2,159 4,659,476 3,483 8,922,567 5,642 13,582,043                            
Air transportation 26 85,848 259 795,196 285 881,044                            
Water transport and canals 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
Public Welfare 2,769 6,692,290 831 2,058,586 3,600 8,750,876                            
Health 818 2,476,232 637 2,271,046 1,455 4,747,278                            
Hospitals 5,090 13,452,061 4,254 11,900,999 9,344 25,353,060                            
Social insurance administration 311 938,235 0 0 311 938,235                            
Solid waste management 0 0 312 881,428 312 881,428                            
Sewerage 0 0 474 1,466,323 474 1,466,323                            
Parks and recreation 326 740,643 1,117 2,731,376 1,443 3,472,019                            
Housing and community development 0 0 700 2,008,160 700 2,008,160                            
Natural resources 2,170 5,696,785 767 1,784,176 2,937 7,480,961                            
Water supply 0 0 900 3,207,214 900 3,207,214                            
Electric power 0 0 6,780 35,352,877 6,780 35,352,877                            
Gas supply 0 0 506 2,057,195 506 2,057,195                            
Transit 0 0 452 1,321,902 452 1,321,902                            
Elem & Sec Instructional 0 0 32,605 103,862,259 32,605 103,862,259                            
Elem & Sec - Other 0 0 11,128 23,884,695 11,128 23,884,695                            
Higher Ed Instructional 3,288 16,100,304 1,101 4,199,811 4,389 20,300,115                            
Higher Ed - Other 8,983 20,933,556 1,706 4,348,354 10,689 25,281,910                            
Other education 550 1,936,938 0 0 550 1,936,938                            
Libraries 0 0 660 1,747,234 660 1,747,234                            
State liquor stores 0 0 0 0 0 0                            
All other and unallocable 2,342 6,529,545 1,113 3,003,591 3,455 9,533,136                            
2003 Total 33,500 $92,943,948 80,203 $239,442,475 113,703 $332,386,423                            
Financial administration 557 1,667,962 1,869 4,801,356 2,426 6,469,318                            
Other government administration 278 854,846 1,651 3,900,987 1,929 4,755,833                            
Judicial and Legal 703 2,769,869 1,117 3,516,971 1,820 6,286,840                            
Police with power of arrest 509 2,430,247 3,047 10,301,848 3,556 12,732,095                            
Police - other 234 1,786,356 988 1,430,674 1,222 3,217,030                            
Firefighters 0 643,891 1,196 4,694,085 1,196 5,337,976                            
Fire - other 0 0 56 182,046 56 182,046                            
Correction 2,468 6,697,871 1,306 3,356,210 3,774 10,054,081                            
Highways 2,160 5,569,976 3,170 8,268,342 5,330 13,838,318                            
Air transportation 27 86,842 263 755,574 290 842,416                            
Public Welfare 2,769 6,444,188 848 1,927,691 3,617 8,371,879                            
Health 818 2,388,535 608 1,969,539 1,426 4,358,074                            
Hospitals 5,090 12,953,348 4,034 11,303,249 9,124 24,256,597                            
Social insurance administration 241 765,518 0 0 241 765,518                            
Solid waste management 0 0 305 797,233 305 797,233                            
Sewerage 0 0 496 1,484,644 496 1,484,644                            
Parks and recreation 322 729,559 1,160 2,757,682 1,482 3,487,241                            
Housing and community development 0 0 803 2,056,098 803 2,056,098                            
Natural resources 2,145 5,455,143 746 1,681,058 2,891 7,136,201                            
Water supply 0 0 1,015 3,195,428 1,015 3,195,428                            
Electric power 0 0 6,859 34,446,398 6,859 34,446,398                            
Gas supply 0 0 519 2,079,911 519 2,079,911                            
Transit 0 0 406 1,237,598 406 1,237,598                            
Elem & Sec Instructional 0 0 31,396 94,326,709 31,396 94,326,709                            
Elem & Sec - Other 0 0 11,538 22,850,344 11,538 22,850,344                            
Higher Ed Instructional 3,242 15,501,891 1,156 4,308,506 4,398 19,810,397                            
Higher Ed - Other 8,999 20,333,061 1,678 4,211,741 10,677 24,544,802                            
Other education 564 1,890,577 0 0 564 1,890,577                            
Libraries 0 0 745 1,703,583 745 1,703,583                            
All other and unallocable 2,374 6,404,505 1,228 3,466,733 3,602 9,871,238                            
2002 Total 33,155 $91,670,144 80,774 $228,891,474 113,929 $320,561,618
Financial Administration 605 1,835,268 1,888 4,784,012 2,493 6,619,280
Central Administration 329 1,034,720 1,392 3,362,526 1,721 4,397,246
Judicial & Legal 702 2,728,934 1,128 3,283,710 1,830 6,012,644
Police Arrest 492 1,690,810 2,995 10,337,562 3,487 12,028,372
Police Other 226 587,539 962 2,309,410 1,188 2,896,949
Firefighters 0 0 1,198 5,729,717 1,198 5,729,717
Fire-Other 0 0 46 148,563 46 148,563
Corrections 2,364 6,318,314 1,124 2,801,333 3,488 9,119,647
Streets & Highways 2,184 6,533,063 3,168 8,095,928 5,352 14,628,991
Airports 29 101,274 256 735,799 285 837,073
Public Welfare 2,769 6,348,953 1,061 2,395,637 3,830 8,744,590
Health 817 2,332,236 597 1,863,496 1,414 4,195,732
Hospitals 5,011 12,613,964 4,259 11,135,727 9,270 23,749,691
Social Insurance Admin 266 787,745 0 0 266 787,745
Solid Waste Mgmt 0 0 300 783,216 300 783,216
Sewage Disposal 0 0 456 1,466,314 456 1,466,314
Parks & Recreation 327 724,874 1,052 2,368,593 1,379 3,093,467
Housing & Comm Dev 0 0 727 1,926,529 727 1,926,529
Natural Resources 1,992 4,851,257 741 1,592,471 2,733 6,443,728
Water Supply 0 0 889 2,934,633 889 2,934,633
Electric Power 0 0 6,822 31,978,706 6,822 31,978,706
Gas Supply 0 0 530 2,143,707 530 2,143,707
Transit 0 0 413 1,225,883 413 1,225,883
Elem & Sec Instruction 3,250 14,929,042 28,968 74,912,473 32,218 89,841,515
Elem & Sec Admin/Cler 8,885 20,194,408 3,036 2,649,365 11,921 22,843,773
Higher Ed - Instructional 583 1,891,244 3,820 17,384,902 4,403 19,276,146
Higher Ed - Other 0 0 10,396 23,816,091 10,396 23,816,091
Other Education 0 0 583 1,891,244 583 1,891,244
Libraries 0 0 702 1,497,091 702 1,497,091
Other & Unallocable 2,324 6,166,499 1,265 3,336,836 3,589 9,503,335
2001 Total 32,707 $88,987,694 79,365 $216,346,116 112,072 $305,333,810
Financial Administration 583 1,636,106 1,633 4,012,932 2,216 5,649,038
Central Administration 333 960,988 1,331 3,258,886 1,664 4,219,874
Judicial & Legal 675 2,449,694 1,103 3,110,177 1,778 5,559,871
Police Arrest 474 1,573,719 2,947 10,279,571 3,421 11,853,290
Police Other 213 542,511 961 2,287,992 1,174 2,830,503
Firefighters 0 0 1,209 5,110,810 1,209 5,110,810
Fire-Other 0 0 47 145,929 47 145,929
Corrections 2,011 5,045,358 1,049 2,476,793 3,060 7,522,151
Streets & Highways 2,223 6,448,612 3,021 7,199,966 5,244 13,648,578
Airports 27 84,324 262 696,218 289 780,542
Public Welfare 2,783 6,255,126 1,175 2,863,203 3,958 9,118,329
Health 806 2,260,243 475 1,436,151 1,281 3,696,394
Hospitals 5,011 12,427,551 4,695 11,593,676 9,706 24,021,227
Social Insurance Admin 256 744,484 0 0 256 744,484
Solid Waste Mgmt 0 0 303 746,295 303 746,295
Sewage Disposal 0 0 582 1,677,913 582 1,677,913
Parks & Recreation 333 706,515 1,138 2,341,654 1,471 3,048,169
Housing & Comm Dev 0 0 708 1,839,070 708 1,839,070
Natural Resources 1,994 4,769,964 710 1,840,142 2,704 6,610,106
Water Supply 0 0 907 2,635,538 907 2,635,538
Electric Power 0 0 7,160 32,564,311 7,160 32,564,311
Gas Supply 0 0 519 1,885,757 519 1,885,757
Transit 0 0 407 1,180,849 407 1,180,849
Elem & Sec Instruction 0 0 31,387 81,923,002 31,387 81,923,002
Elem & Sec Admin/Cler 0 0 10,701 20,661,172 10,701 20,661,172
Higher Ed - Instructional 3,272 14,763,498 1,227 4,040,944 4,499 18,804,442
Higher Ed - Other 8,847 19,738,904 1,529 3,565,663 10,376 23,304,567
Other Education 549 1,734,286 0 0 549 1,734,286
Libraries 0 0 718 1,506,284 718 1,506,284
Other & Unallocable 2,317 6,845,811 1,461 3,465,218 3,778 10,311,029
2000 Total 29,797 $71,305,001 77,828 $207,009,375 107,625 $278,314,376                            
Financial Administration 570 1,597,050 1,695 3,921,227 2,265 5,518,277                            
Central Administration 373 1,087,117 1,373 3,067,289 1,746 4,154,406                            
Judicial & Legal 729 2,453,822 1,087 2,923,849 1,816 5,377,671                            
Police Arrest 470 1,626,499 2,808 9,348,960 3,278 10,975,459                            
Police Other 212 537,645 1,005 2,268,984 1,217 2,806,629                            
Firefighters 0 0 1,122 4,685,823 1,122 4,685,823                            
Fire-Other 0 0 47 136,191 47 136,191                            
Corrections 1,992 4,937,728 1,006 2,297,333 2,998 7,235,061                            
Streets & Highways 2,243 5,921,352 2,884 6,666,166 5,127 12,587,518                            
Airports 30 87,331 259 735,411 289 822,742                            
Public Welfare 2,783 6,162,686 1,157 2,731,979 3,940 8,894,665                            
Health 781 2,150,881 481 1,352,623 1,262 3,503,504                            
Hospitals 4,626 9,942,222 4,760 10,983,128 9,386 20,925,350                            
Social Insurance Admin 266 744,984 0 0 266 744,984                            
Solid Waste Mgmt 0 0 307 746,464 307 746,464                            
Sewage Disposal 0 0 565 1,632,499 565 1,632,499                            
Parks & Recreation 333 663,069 1,050 2,270,987 1,383 2,934,056                            
Housing & Comm Dev 0 0 678 1,835,607 678 1,835,607                            
Natural Resources 1,696 3,520,814 703 1,650,412 2,399 5,171,226                            
Water Supply 0 0 906 2,494,553 906 2,494,553                            
Electric Power 0 0 7,189 32,016,794 7,189 32,016,794                            
Gas Supply 0 0 531 1,874,034 531 1,874,034                            
Transit 0 0 407 1,136,973 407 1,136,973                            
Elem & Sec Instruction 0 0 30,718 78,252,471 30,718 78,252,471                            
Elem & Sec Admin/Cler 0 0 9,906 19,304,903 9,906 19,304,903                            
Higher Ed - Instructional 2,832 9,566,365 1,487 4,532,533 4,319 14,098,898                            
Higher Ed - Other 7,175 12,722,200 1,490 3,432,842 8,665 16,155,042                            
Other Education 539 1,673,753 0 0 539 1,673,753                            
Libraries 0 0 685 1,391,383 685 1,391,383                            
Other & Unallocable 2,147 5,909,483 1,522 3,317,957 3,669 9,227,440                            
1999 Total 29,575 $67,780,101 74,674 $190,327,569 105,149 $260,654,282
Financial Administration 571 1,552,549 1,698 3,733,333 2,269 5,285,882
Central Administration 379 1,054,564 1,353 2,988,529 1,732 4,043,093
Judicial & Legal 691 2,206,248 1,094 2,716,406 1,785 4,922,654
Police Arrest 442 1,205,754 2,836 8,837,111 3,278 10,042,865
Police Other 228 528,475 924 2,002,886 1,152 2,531,361
Firefighters 0 0 1,181 4,593,782 1,181 4,593,782
Fire-Other 0 0 44 125,675 44 125,675
Correction 1,937 4,497,639 1,013 2,232,014 2,950 6,729,653
Streets & Highways 2,341 5,972,028 2,870 6,518,364 5,211 12,490,392
Airports 31 88,739 230 619,766 261 708,505
Public Welfare 2,783 5,893,482 1,190 2,585,385 3,973 8,478,867
Health 781 2,000,599 552 1,483,550 1,333 3,484,149
Hospitals 4,626 9,507,916 3,921 8,299,537 8,547 17,807,453
Social Insurance Admin 262 721,734 0 0 262 721,734
Solid Waste Mgmt 0 0 296 701,755 296 701,755
Sewage Disposal 0 0 569 1,560,925 569 1,560,925
Parks & Recreation 266 581,526 996 2,142,231 1,262 2,723,757
Housing & Comm Dev 0 0 702 1,596,711 702 1,596,711
Natural Resources 1,675 3,332,443 712 1,707,154 2,387 5,039,597
Water Supply 0 0 833 2,330,233 833 2,330,233
Electric Power 0 0 7,046 29,005,788 7,046 29,005,788
Gas Supply 0 0 518 1,847,279 518 1,847,279
Transit 0 0 402 1,082,290 402 1,082,290
Elem & Sec Instruction 0 0 29,620 74,515,307 29,620 74,515,307
Elem & Sec Admin/Cler 0 0 10,064 17,901,911 10,064 17,901,911
Higher Ed - Instructional 2,813 9,216,258 1,133 3,538,884 3,946 12,755,142
Higher Ed - Other 7,142 12,094,931 1,727 3,809,281 8,869 15,904,212
Other Education 557 1,685,521 0 0 557 1,685,521
Libraries 0 0 665 1,310,041 665 1,310,041
Other & Unallocable 2,050 5,639,695 1,385 3,088,053 3,435 8,727,748
1998 Total 29,176 $66,678,966 77,821 $187,906,708 106,997 $254,585,674
Financial Administration 660 1,615,091 1,591 3,344,960 2,251 4,960,051
Central Administration 426 1,063,643 1,574 3,210,390 2,000 4,274,033
Judicial and Legal 673 2,174,620 1,025 2,395,204 1,698 4,569,824
Police Protection-Officers 442 1,205,754 2,702 8,606,600 3,144 9,812,354
Police Protection-Other 225 518,122 901 1,854,655 1,126 2,372,777
Firefighters 0 0 1,248 4,743,280 1,248 4,743,280
Fire-Other 0 0 46 117,299 46 117,299
Correction 1,907 4,319,196 1,089 2,198,809 2,996 6,518,005
Highways 2,325 6,615,624 2,819 6,660,609 5,144 13,276,233
Air Transportation 30 82,110 223 671,487 253 753,597
Public Welfare 2,783 5,893,482 824 1,370,755 3,607 7,264,237
Health 763 1,880,699 484 1,193,631 1,247 3,074,330
Hospitals 4,626 9,507,916 4,266 8,585,268 8,892 18,093,184
Social Insurance Administration 461 1,205,682 0 0 461 1,205,682
Solid Waste Management 0 0 288 668,338 288 668,338
Sewage 0 0 557 1,577,397 557 1,577,397
Parks and Recreation 313 583,051 1,313 2,304,666 1,626 2,887,717
Housing & Community Dev 0 0 759 1,518,538 759 1,518,538
Natural Resources 1,700 3,275,411 800 1,441,403 2,500 4,716,814
Water Supply 0 0 900 2,561,898 900 2,561,898
Electric Power 0 0 6,848 26,653,427 6,848 26,653,427
Gas Supply 0 0 519 1,761,680 519 1,761,680
Transit 0 0 392 1,001,896 392 1,001,896
Elem & Sec School Instructional 0 0 30,925 74,713,747 30,925 74,713,747
Elem & Sec Sch. - Other 0 0 10,954 17,776,040 10,954 17,776,040
Higher Educ Instructional 2,701 8,717,005 1,160 3,450,543 3,861 12,167,548
Higher Education-Other 6,925 11,675,822 1,513 3,578,287 8,438 15,254,109
Other Education 610 1,904,562 0 0 610 1,904,562
Libraries 0 0 762 1,298,923 762 1,298,923
Other and Unallocable 1,606 4,441,176 1,339 2,646,978 2,945 7,088,154
1997 Total 29,724 $66,516,712 75,377 $178,587,058 105,101 $245,103,770
Financial Administration 696 1,613,914 1,482 2,793,859 2,178 4,407,773
Central Administration 403 960,355 1,649 3,502,772 2,052 4,463,127
Other Government Admin. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Judicial and Legal 724 2,602,973 974 2,279,653 1,698 4,882,626
Police Protection-Officers 469 1,268,098 2,633 8,038,334 3,102 9,306,432
Police Protection-Other 186 429,970 879 1,738,583 1,065 2,168,553
Firefighters 0 0 1,146 4,292,259 1,146 4,292,259
Fire-Other 0 0 54 136,758 54 136,758
Correction 1,958 4,323,635 1,003 2,006,144 2,961 6,329,779
Highways 2,313 5,505,753 2,901 5,906,280 5,214 11,412,033
Air Transportation 31 82,086 220 588,913 251 670,999
Public Welfare 2,783 5,893,482 797 1,230,624 3,580 7,124,106
Health 757 1,962,254 423 1,058,143 1,180 3,020,397
Hospitals 4,626 9,507,916 4,154 8,380,537 8,780 17,888,453
Social Insurance Administration 466 1,193,403 0 0 466 1,193,403
Solid Waste Management 0 0 254 542,496 254 542,496
Sewage 0 0 647 1,675,277 647 1,675,277
Parks and Recreation 317 605,008 1,287 2,178,308 1,604 2,783,316
Housing & Community Dev 0 0 706 1,437,600 706 1,437,600
Natural Resources 1,693 3,250,434 754 1,340,500 2,447 4,590,934
Water Supply 0 0 867 2,314,187 867 2,314,187
Electric Power 0 0 6,602 23,612,223 6,602 23,612,223
Gas Supply 0 0 525 1,718,964 525 1,718,964
Transit 0 0 389 986,916 389 986,916
Elem & Sec School Instructional 0 0 29,624 72,534,920 29,624 72,534,920
Elem & Sec Sch. - Other 0 0 10,077 16,553,434 10,077 16,553,434
Higher Educ Instructional 2,938 9,250,156 1,137 3,420,990 4,075 12,671,146
Higher Education-Other 7,117 12,078,873 1,540 3,358,437 8,657 15,437,310
Other Education 676 1,870,761 0 0 676 1,870,761
Libraries 0 0 654 1,168,315 654 1,168,315
Other and Unallocable 1,571 4,117,641 1,999 3,791,632 3,570 7,909,273
1995 Total 29,609 $64,728,097 76,267 $176,129,042 105,876 $240,857,139
Financial Administration 600 1,496,329 1,572 2,876,812 2,172 4,373,141
Central Administration 337 796,859 0 0 337 796,859
Other Government Admin. 0 0 1,464 3,226,419 1,464 3,226,419
Judicial and Legal 647 2,006,375 943 2,129,488 1,590 4,135,863
Police Protection-Officers 453 1,218,326 2,607 7,855,616 3,060 9,073,942
Police Protection-Other 219 476,659 861 1,666,755 1,080 2,143,414
Firefighters 0 0 1,089 4,158,898 1,089 4,158,898
Fire-Other 0 0 46 131,832 46 131,832
Correction 1,950 4,068,234 778 1,492,078 2,728 5,560,312
Highways 2,392 5,660,281 3,081 6,078,138 5,473 11,738,419
Air Transportation 32 80,226 179 427,869 211 508,095
Public Welfare 2,855 5,925,816 1,142 1,872,961 3,997 7,798,777
Health 729 1,859,761 382 962,733 1,111 2,822,494
Hospitals 4,398 8,880,213 4,299 8,144,916 8,697 17,025,129
Social Insurance Administration 526 1,267,264 0 0 526 1,267,264
Solid Waste Management 0 0 244 543,475 244 543,475
Sewage 0 0 603 1,520,804 603 1,520,804
Parks and Recreation 387 655,958 1,126 1,971,244 1,513 2,627,202
Housing & Community Dev 0 0 708 1,408,345 708 1,408,345
Natural Resources 1,828 3,460,016 499 825,647 2,327 4,285,663
Water Supply 0 0 1,050 2,387,857 1,050 2,387,857
Electric Power 0 0 6,883 24,404,848 6,883 24,404,848
Gas Supply 0 0 533 1,716,939 533 1,716,939
Transit 0 0 402 961,410 402 961,410
Elem & Sec School Instructional 0 0 30,270 72,302,861 30,270 72,302,861
Elem & Sec Sch. - Other 0 0 10,963 17,408,986 10,963 17,408,986
Higher Educ Instructional 2,894 9,214,185 1,060 3,222,217 3,954 12,436,402
Higher Education-Other 7,157 12,061,387 1,428 2,962,243 8,585 15,023,630
Other Education 731 1,816,909 0 0 731 1,816,909
Libraries 0 0 576 1,085,981 576 1,085,981
Other and Unallocable 1,474 3,783,299 1,479 2,381,670 2,953 6,164,969
STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYMENT AND PAYROLL BY FUNCTION 1
Nebraska - 2016                
Government Employment Function Full-Time Employment Full-Time Payroll (whole $) Part-Time Employment Part-Time Payroll (whole $) Part-Time Hours Full-Time Equivalent Employment Total March Full-Time and Part-Time Employment Total March Payroll (whole $)
Total - All Employment Functions 103,735 $458,346,795 39,903 $39,693,731 2,718,968 119,484 143,638 $498,040,526
Financial Administration 2,404 9,428,571 406 345,645 24,234 2,530 2,810 9,774,216
Other Government Administration 1,827 6,465,694 2,548 750,492 41,772 2,073 4,375 7,216,186
Judicial and Legal 1,999 9,900,074 230 381,349 20,240 2,108 2,229 10,281,423
Police Protection Total 4,769 24,450,431 482 594,675 36,209 4,976 5,251 25,045,106
Police Protection - Persons with Power of Arrest        3,598 20,156,559 239 261,219 14,972 3,683 3,837 20,417,778
Police Protection - Other  1,171 4,293,872 243 333,456 21,237 1,293 1,414 4,627,328
Fire Protection Total  1,441 9,464,645 451 199,275 19,251 1,547 1,892 9,663,920
Fire Protection - Firefighters 1,352 9,059,220 340 168,776 17,446 1,451 1,692 9,227,996
Fire Protection - Other  89 405,425 111 30,499 1,805 96 200 435,924
Corrections 4,391 16,628,214 167 212,293 14,627 4,470 4,558 16,840,507
Highways 4,808 18,131,920 434 434,872 30,431 4,972 5,242 18,566,792
Air Transportation 254 1,233,721 107 135,743 7,707 301 361 1,369,464
Public Welfare 3,874 11,589,933 637 904,784 52,419 4,174 4,511 12,494,717
Health 1,023 4,384,780 318 347,472 18,174 1,122 1,341 4,732,252
Hospitals 7,214 31,663,652 1,836 4,000,807 214,414 8,449 9,050 35,664,459
Social Insurance Administration 235 929,086 5 8,318 507 238 240 937,404
Solid Waste Management 305 1,225,596 155 121,520 11,192 365 460 1,347,116
Sewerage 529 2,328,074 119 89,277 5,925 553 648 2,417,351
Parks and Recreation 902 3,504,317 1,407 915,093 83,155 1,371 2,309 4,419,410
Housing and Community Development 562 2,178,465 445 424,855 30,832 740 1,007 2,603,320
Natural Resources 2,239 8,525,692 1,049 1,925,940 129,013 2,966 3,288 10,451,632
Water Supply 995 5,089,341 239 196,306 12,439 1,061 1,234 5,285,647
Electric Power 6,406 48,931,810 251 470,331 23,089 6,544 6,657 49,402,141
Gas Supply 486 3,044,937 8 14,195 695 490 494 3,059,132
Transit 389 1,764,049 77 66,405 5,784 422 466 1,830,454
Education Total  53,400 223,443,945 26,893 25,840,104 1,837,146 64,157 80,293 249,284,049
Education - Elementary and Secondary Total  41,399 163,288,038 16,125 15,220,173 1,024,832 47,548 57,524 178,508,211
Education - Elementary and Secondary Instructional              30,777 132,618,726 10,784 9,563,217 610,700 34,422 41,561 142,181,943
Education - Elementary and Secondary Other  10,622 30,669,312 5,341 5,656,956 414,132 13,126 15,963 36,326,268
Education - Higher Education Total  11,434 57,592,630 10,744 10,578,725 810,380 16,030 22,178 68,171,355
Education - Higher Education Instructional 3,812 26,282,285 2,306 3,170,000 140,950 4,616 6,118 29,452,285
Education - Higher Education Other  7,622 31,310,345 8,438 7,408,725 669,430 11,414 16,060 38,719,070
Education - Other 567 2,563,277 24 41,206 1,934 579 591 2,604,483
Libraries                           400 1,547,562 946 850,194 69,758 800 1,346 2,397,756
All other and unallocable 2,883 12,492,286 693 463,786 29,955 3,055 3,576 12,956,072
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Public Employment Data, 2017    
1 Full-time equivalent employment and total payroll for March 1997 & later.    
Last Updated: 6/4/18    
by Nebraska Databook    
. michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov