Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to August 2019 with January to August 2018
  1. Nevada 3.52%
  2. Utah 3.11%
  3. Arizona 2.64%
  4. Washington 2.49%
  5. Florida 2.49%
  1. Connecticut 0.49%
  2. Hawaii 0.41%
  3. Wisconsin 0.38%
  4. Minnesota 0.34%
  5. Louisiana 0.23%
USA 1.61%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in August 2019 with job growth in August 2018
  1. Utah 3.03%
  2. Nevada 2.97%
  3. Washington 2.54%
  4. Florida 2.52%
  5. Arizona 2.52%
  1. Oklahoma 0.22%
  2. Hawaii 0.11%
  3. Wisconsin 0.08%
  4. Louisiana 0.08%
  5. Vermont -0.19%
USA 1.38%

To read data for other states, please visit Current State Rankings

Updated September 20, 2019