Current Highlights US

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to August 2020 with January to August 2019
  1. Utah -1.28%
  2. Idaho -1.6%
  3. Arizona -2.03%
  4. Nebraska -3.1%
  5. Texas -3.12%
  1. Massachusetts -8.88%
  2. Michigan -9.58%
  3. New York -9.8%
  4. Vermont -9.91%
  5. Hawaii -10.83%
USA -5.65%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in August 2020 with job growth in August 2019
  1. Idaho -0.47%
  2. Utah -1.62%
  3. Mississippi -2.65%
  4. Arizona -3.41%
  5. Indiana -3.51%
  1. Massachusetts -10.62%
  2. Vermont -10.81%
  3. Alaska -11.32%
  4. New York -12.25%
  5. Hawaii -16.34%
USA -6.98%

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Updated September 18, 2020