Current Highlights AZ

Updated November 16, 2018

Arizona MSAs - Total Nonfarm Employment

Total Jobs

Arizona2,901,600
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2,143,800
Tucson, AZ389,100
Flagstaff, AZ70,200
Prescott, AZ66,500
Yuma, AZ55,500
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ52,100
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ32,900

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to October 2018 with January to October 2017
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ3.2%64.76
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ3.18%1.58
Prescott, AZ2.66%1.69
Flagstaff, AZ2.02%1.36
Tucson, AZ1.65%6.2
Yuma, AZ0.48%0.26
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ-1.4%-0.47
Arizona2.66%73.31

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in October 2018 with job growth in October 2017
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ3.71%76.7
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ3.58%1.8
Prescott, AZ2.62%1.7
Tucson, AZ1.94%7.4
Flagstaff, AZ1.59%1.1
Yuma, AZ1.28%0.7
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ-2.08%-0.7
Arizona3.12%87.8
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