Current Highlights US

Updated December 21, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to November 2018 with January to November 2017
  1. Utah 3.32%
  2. Nevada 3.29%
  3. Washington 3%
  4. Idaho 2.96%
  5. Texas 2.87%
  1. Arkansas 0.71%
  2. Kentucky 0.61%
  3. North Dakota 0.06%
  4. Vermont -0.11%
  5. Alaska -0.49%
USA 1.63%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in November 2018 with job growth in November 2017
  1. Nevada 3.85%
  2. Arizona 3.64%
  3. Wyoming 3.37%
  4. Washington 2.94%
  5. Texas 2.9%
  1. Illinois 0.91%
  2. Kentucky 0.88%
  3. Maine 0.79%
  4. Alaska -0.41%
  5. Vermont -0.57%
USA 1.65%

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