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Cost of Labor: Cost of Goods Sold

Industry sectors display the labor portion of Cost of Goods Sold. This line item excludes officer's compensation, wages-salary, contracts and commissions, as well as overhead costs which are found in the Sales General & Administrative line item. COS-L:COGS data can be found at a more detailed industry level in the Sole Proprietorship Profit and Loss statements.

2011 Cost of Sales-Labor:

Cost of Goods Sold
% of COGS
Accommodation-Food Services-Drinking Places 8.70%
Accommodation 6.80%
Administrative-Support-Waste Management-Remediation 11.30%
Administrative-Support Services 16.90%
Waste Management-Remediation Services 16.90%
Agriculture-Forestry-Hunting-Fishing 5.00%
Agri-Forestry Support Activities 2.30%
Animal Production 28.70%
Fishing-Hunting-Trapping 11.10%
Forestry-Logging 4.70%
Arts-Entertainment-Recreation 22.30%
Museums and Similar 9.30%
Performing Arts-Spectator Sports 9.00%
Construction 18.60%
Construction of Buildings 15.90%
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 11.80%
Specialty Trade Contractors 20.20%
Educational Services 17.20%
Finance-Insurance 1.60%
Credit Intermediation 6.30%
Insurance Agents-Brokers-Related 8.20%
Securities-Commodities 0.70%
Health Care-Social Assistance 41.60%
Ambulatory Health Care Services 17.00%
Hospitals 6.80%
Social Assistance 29.00%
Information 13.00%
Broadcasting 3.10%
Data Processing -Internet Publishing 8.40%
Motion Picture-Sound Recording 18.30%
Publishing 34.90%
Manufacturing 9.00%
Apparel 4.30%
Chemicals 0.40%
Computer-Electronics 8.00%
Electrical Equipment 5.50%
Fabricated Metals 13.60%
Food 2.70%
Furniture 11.50%
Leather 31.70%
Machinery 17.10%
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 8.80%
Nonmetallic Mineral Products 26.00%
Petroleum-Coal Products 0.50%
Plastics_Rubber-Clay-Refractory-Glass 4.00%
Primary Metals 0.40%
Printing 2.80%
Textile-Textile Product Mills 5.10%
Transportation Equipment 13.80%
Wood 11.30%
Mining 10.70%
Mining Support Activities 6.70%
Oil-Gas Extraction 10.70%
Other Mining 20.70%
Other Services 6.60%
Auto Repair-Maintenance 12.00%
Miscellaneous Repairs 16.20%
Personal-Laundry Services 8.90%
Real Estate-Rental-Leasing 3.10%
Real Estate 2.50%
Rental-Leasing Services 8.20%
Retail 1.20%
Building Materials 6.60%
Clothing-Accessories 1.20%
Electronic-Appliance Stores 2.50%
Food-Beverage Stores 0.80%
Furniture-Furnishings 8.20%
Gas Stations 0.10%
General Merchandise Stores 0.60%
Health-Personal Care Stores 1.00%
Misc. Store Retailers 1.80%
Motor Vehicles -Parts 1.30%
Non-Store Retailers 0.50%
Sporting Goods-Hobby-Books-Music 0.50%
Transportation-Warehousing 14.10%
Air-Rail Transport 0.40%
Couriers-Messengers 0.70%
Other Transit and Ground Transport 42.40%
Scenic-Sightseeing Transport 3.90%
Transport Support Activities 5.40%
Truck Transportation 16.90%
Warehousing-Storage 40.00%
Wholesale Trade 1.00%
Wholesale Durable 0.80%
Wholesale Electronic markets 1.20%
Wholesale Nondurable 1.10%

More complete sole proprietorship labor costs can be accessed from the Sole Proprietorship Labor Costs as a % of Revenue table.

 

 

 

 

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