Updated September 15, 2017

Arizona MSAs - Total Nonfarm Employment

Total Jobs

Arizona2,722,000
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ1,996,600
Tucson, AZ367,500
Flagstaff, AZ67,100
Prescott, AZ63,100
Yuma, AZ53,700
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ49,100
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ33,600

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to August 2017 with January to August 2016
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Yuma, AZ3.08%1.65
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ2.41%47.06
Prescott, AZ1.73%1.07
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ1.63%0.78
Flagstaff, AZ1.18%0.77
Tucson, AZ0.38%1.40
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ-0.12%-0.04
Arizona1.89%50.52

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in August 2017 with job growth in August 2016
% Change Job Growth (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ1.78%34.90
Yuma, AZ1.70%0.90
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ1.45%0.70
Prescott, AZ1.28%0.80
Flagstaff, AZ0.90%0.60
Tucson, AZ0.41%1.50
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ-1.47%-0.50
Arizona1.34%35.90
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