Table 3-23b: Total Wagea and Salary Accruals by Transportation Industry (North American Industry Classification System [NAICS] basis)
(Current $ millions)
|Transportation and warehousing, total||142,175||151,999||162,753||165,118||162,226|
|Transit and ground passenger transportation||7,672||8,249||8,497||8,814||9,023|
|Other transportation and support activitiesb||34,105||37,040||39,974||39,879||39,866|
|Warehousing and storage||13,641||14,709||16,240||16,248||16,876|
a Wages do not include supplements to wages and salaries such as pension, profit-sharing, and other retirement plans, and health, life, and unemployment insurance compensation.
b Comprises business establishments involved in scenic and sightseeing transportation, support activities for transportation, postal service, and couriers and messengers.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis provides this data on a Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) basis ending in 2000 and on a NAICS basis beginning in 1998 (see table 3-23a for data based on SIC).
1998-2002: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Products Accounts, Annual edition, table 6.3d, Internet site http://www.bea.doc.gov/bea/dn1.htm as of Feb. 17, 2004.