Updated October 20, 2017

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Nevada 3.18%
  2. Utah 3.08%
  3. Florida 2.64%
  4. Georgia 2.63%
  5. Idaho 2.56%
  1. Oklahoma 0.35%
  2. West Virginia -0.16%
  3. Kansas -0.18%
  4. Alaska -0.80%
  5. Wyoming -1.54%
USA 1.49%

Year-Over-Year

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Nevada 2.74%
  2. Utah 2.43%
  3. Texas 2.13%
  4. Maryland 2.11%
  5. Washington 2.06%
  1. Illinois 0.20%
  2. Alaska 0.15%
  3. Connecticut 0.04%
  4. Kansas -0.27%
  5. Wyoming -0.81%
USA 1.24%
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