Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to October 2021 with January to October 2020
  1. Utah 4.83%
  2. Idaho 4.53%
  3. Nevada 4.03%
  4. Texas 3.1%
  5. New Hampshire 3.06%
  1. North Dakota 0.85%
  2. Oklahoma 0.54%
  3. Wyoming 0.27%
  4. Louisiana -0.03%
  5. New Mexico -0.11%
USA 2.45%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in October 2021 with job growth in October 2020
  1. Hawaii 10.71%
  2. Nevada 7.51%
  3. Massachusetts 6.19%
  4. Washington 5.71%
  5. Texas 5.54%
  1. Maine 1.84%
  2. Iowa 1.82%
  3. Kentucky 1.64%
  4. Montana 1.5%
  5. Wyoming 0.95%
USA 3.93%

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

Updated November 19, 2021