Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to December 2019 with January to December 2018
  1. Utah 3.16%
  2. Nevada 3.16%
  3. Arizona 2.62%
  4. Florida 2.51%
  5. Idaho 2.5%
  1. Oklahoma 0.47%
  2. Connecticut 0.44%
  3. Wisconsin 0.38%
  4. Minnesota 0.3%
  5. Louisiana 0.28%
USA 1.56%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in December 2019 with job growth in December 2018
  1. Utah 3.25%
  2. Arizona 2.88%
  3. Idaho 2.85%
  4. Texas 2.71%
  5. Washington 2.51%
  1. Iowa -0.11%
  2. Oklahoma -0.32%
  3. Vermont -0.43%
  4. West Virginia -0.49%
  5. Wyoming -1.22%
USA 1.41%

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

Updated January 24, 2020