Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to April 2021 with January to April 2020
  1. Idaho 3.8%
  2. Utah 2.75%
  3. Montana 1.21%
  4. South Dakota 0.66%
  5. Alabama -0.13%
  1. Nevada -4.5%
  2. California -5.1%
  3. New York -5.39%
  4. New Mexico -6.13%
  5. Hawaii -11.4%
USA -1.79%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in April 2021 with job growth in April 2020
  1. Michigan 21.25%
  2. Nevada 17.68%
  3. Rhode Island 16.35%
  4. Vermont 15.84%
  5. New Hampshire 14.34%
  1. Iowa 7.21%
  2. Louisiana 7.17%
  3. Oklahoma 5.85%
  4. Wyoming 4.2%
  5. New Mexico 3.99%
USA 10.87%

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

Updated June 4, 2021