Updated April 20, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to March 2018 with January to March 2017
 

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Idaho 3.45%
  2. Utah 3.15%
  3. Nevada 2.98%
  4. Washington 2.96%
  5. Colorado 2.56%
  1. Kentucky 0.38%
  2. Maine 0.38%
  3. Louisiana 0.25%
  4. Alaska -0.21%
  5. North Dakota -1.12%
USA 1.51%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in March 2018 with job growth in March 2017
 

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.30%
  2. Idaho 3.06%
  3. Washington 2.86%
  4. Nevada 2.75%
  5. Colorado 2.55%
  1. Maine 0.45%
  2. Arkansas 0.40%
  3. Kentucky 0.30%
  4. Alaska -0.16%
  5. North Dakota -0.83%
USA 1.55%
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