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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.

2014 Cost of Sales-Labor:

Cost of Goods Sold
% of COGS
Accommodation-Food Services-Drinking Places 0.91%
Accommodation 2.56%
Food Services-Drinking Places 1.25%
Administrative-Support-Waste Management-Remediation 1.55%
Administrative-Support Services 3.14%
Waste Management-Remediation Services 3.22%
Agriculture-Forestry-Hunting-Fishing 1.96%
Agri-Forestry Support Activities 1.93%
Animal Production 9.77%
Fishing-Hunting-Trapping 1.35%
Forestry-Logging 0.76%
Arts-Entertainment-Recreation 0.33%
Museums and Similar 1.00%
Performing Arts-Spectator Sports 0.98%
Construction 6.73%
Construction of Buildings 7.23%
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 11.14%
Specialty Trade Contractors 6.32%
Educational Services 0.88%
Finance-Insurance 0.23%
Credit Intermediation 0.23%
Insurance Agents-Brokers-Related 0.31%
Securities-Commodities 0.15%
Health Care-Social Assistance 1.17%
Ambulatory Health Care Services 0.73%
Hospitals 0.00%
Nursing- Residential Care 0.04%
Social Assistance 1.53%
Information 1.53%
Broadcasting 1.15%
Data Processing -Internet Publishing 0.16%
Motion Picture-Sound Recording 3.31%
Publishing 1.14%
Manufacturing 5.19%
Apparel 3.51%
Chemicals 7.28%
Computer-Electronics 8.58%
Electrical Equipment 4.77%
Fabricated Metals 8.56%
Food 1.22%
Furniture 14.30%
Leather 1.55%
Machinery 2.32%
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 4.19%
Nonmetallic Mineral Products 1.85%
Paper 4.35%
Petroleum-Coal Products 0.64%
Plastics_Rubber-Clay-Refractory-Glass 8.23%
Primary Metals 4.77%
Printing 3.16%
Textile-Textile Product Mills 0.60%
Transportation Equipment 12.05%
Wood 5.01%
Mining 2.29%
Mining Support Activities 1.48%
Oil-Gas Extraction 2.49%
Other Mining 3.53%
Other Services 2.69%
Auto Repair-Maintenance 2.34%
Miscellaneous Repairs 4.36%
Personal-Laundry Services 2.85%
Real Estate-Rental-Leasing 0.64%
Real Estate 0.52%
Rental-Leasing Services 2.92%
Retail 0.88%
Building Materials 2.55%
Clothing-Accessories 0.31%
Electronic-Appliance Stores 1.40%
Food-Beverage Stores 0.46%
Furniture-Furnishings 4.17%
Gas Stations 0.70%
General Merchandise Stores 0.38%
Health-Personal Care Stores 0.42%
Misc. Store Retailers 1.22%
Motor Vehicles -Parts 0.82%
Non-Store Retailers 0.81%
Sporting Goods-Hobby-Books-Music 0.34%
Transportation-Warehousing 1.52%
Air-Rail Transport 0.52%
Other Transit and Ground Transport 1.37%
Scenic-Sightseeing Transport 3.38%
Transport Support Activities 2.85%
Truck Transportation 1.58%
Warehousing-Storage 3.14%
Water Transport 0.00%
Utilities 0.17%
Wholesale Trade 0.59%
Wholesale Durable 0.73%
Wholesale Electronic markets 0.31%
Wholesale Nondurable 0.53%

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

 

 

 

 

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