Updated August 18, 2017

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to July 2017 with January to July 2016
 

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.22%
  2. Nevada 3.20%
  3. Florida 2.90%
  4. Georgia 2.75%
  5. Idaho 2.73%
  1. Oklahoma 0.16%
  2. Kansas -0.16%
  3. West Virginia -0.30%
  4. Alaska -1.13%
  5. Wyoming -1.85%
USA 1.53%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in July 2017 with job growth in July 2016
 

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Oregon 2.99%
  2. Nevada 2.95%
  3. Utah 2.91%
  4. Florida 2.82%
  5. Arkansas 2.72%
  1. Delaware 0.63%
  2. Vermont 0.39%
  3. Alaska -0.08%
  4. Wyoming -0.38%
  5. Kansas -0.49%
USA 1.50%
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