Current Highlights AZ

Updated December 21, 2018

Arizona MSAs - Total Nonfarm Employment

Total Jobs

Arizona2,937,600
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2,173,100
Tucson, AZ394,700
Flagstaff, AZ69,700
Prescott, AZ67,100
Yuma, AZ57,200
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ52,100
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ33,600

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to November 2018 with January to November 2017
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ3.3%66.96
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ3.16%1.57
Prescott, AZ2.71%1.72
Flagstaff, AZ1.98%1.33
Tucson, AZ1.82%6.87
Yuma, AZ0.72%0.39
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ-1.25%-0.42
Arizona2.76%76.33

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in November 2018 with job growth in November 2017
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ4.16%86.8
Prescott, AZ3.23%2.1
Tucson, AZ3.14%12
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ2.96%1.5
Yuma, AZ2.69%1.5
Flagstaff, AZ1.9%1.3
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ0%0
Arizona3.64%103.2
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