Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to February 2020 with January to February 2019
  1. Utah 2.85%
  2. Washington 2.7%
  3. Arizona 2.69%
  4. Texas 2.45%
  5. Idaho 2.45%
  1. Louisiana -0.27%
  2. Indiana -0.29%
  3. Vermont -0.37%
  4. Wyoming -0.5%
  5. West Virginia -1.48%
USA 1.53%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in February 2020 with job growth in February 2019
  1. Washington 2.99%
  2. Utah 2.89%
  3. Arizona 2.7%
  4. Idaho 2.45%
  5. Texas 2.42%
  1. Louisiana -0.23%
  2. Arkansas -0.26%
  3. Vermont -0.35%
  4. Wyoming -0.74%
  5. West Virginia -1.55%
USA 1.56%

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

Updated March 27, 2020