Current Highlights AZ

Updated January 23, 2018

Arizona MSAs - Total Nonfarm Employment

Total Jobs

Arizona2,815,500
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2,070,200
Tucson, AZ381,200
Flagstaff, AZ66,900
Prescott, AZ63,100
Yuma, AZ56,900
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ49,500
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ34,700

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to December 2017 with January to December 2016
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Yuma, AZ2.37%1.28
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2.25%44.36
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ1.75%0.84
Prescott, AZ1.14%0.71
Flagstaff, AZ0.78%0.52
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ0.44%0.15
Tucson, AZ0.06%0.23
Arizona1.73%46.82

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in December 2017 with job growth in December 2016
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ2.06%1
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ1.85%37.6
Yuma, AZ1.43%0.8
Flagstaff, AZ0.75%0.5
Tucson, AZ0.5%1.9
Prescott, AZ0.32%0.2
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ0.29%0.1
Arizona1.53%42.5
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