Current Highlights AZ

Arizona MSAs - Total Nonfarm Employment

Total Jobs

Total jobs up-to August 2019
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2,160,400
Tucson, AZ386,300
Flagstaff, AZ69,100
Prescott, AZ66,400
Yuma, AZ55,700
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ52,400
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ33,800
Arizona2,917,500

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to August 2019 with January to August 2018
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ3%62.46
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ2.55%1.29
Yuma, AZ2.45%1.35
Tucson, AZ1.89%7.15
Prescott, AZ1.14%0.74
Flagstaff, AZ0.59%0.4
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ0.3%0.1
Arizona2.64%74.62

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in August 2019 with job growth in August 2018
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Tucson, AZ3.07%11.5
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2.74%57.6
Yuma, AZ2.01%1.1
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ1.95%1
Prescott, AZ1.84%1.2
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ1.5%0.5
Flagstaff, AZ-1.29%-0.9
Arizona2.52%71.6
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Updated September 20, 2019