Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to October 2022 with January to October 2021
  1. Nevada 7.05%
  2. Texas 5.91%
  3. Florida 5.51%
  4. California 5.33%
  5. Georgia 5.07%
  1. Alabama 2.08%
  2. Mississippi 2.02%
  3. Ohio 1.99%
  4. Wisconsin 1.89%
  5. Kansas 1.88%
USA 4.23%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in October 2022 with job growth in October 2021
  1. Texas 5.4%
  2. Florida 5.16%
  3. Oregon 4.49%
  4. Georgia 4.31%
  5. North Carolina 4.25%
  1. Montana 2.06%
  2. Wisconsin 2.01%
  3. Vermont 1.84%
  4. Wyoming 1.67%
  5. Mississippi -0.02%
USA 3.39%

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

Updated November 18, 2022