Updated June 15, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Idaho 3.29%
  2. Utah 3.28%
  3. Nevada 2.96%
  4. Washington 2.92%
  5. Colorado 2.62%
  1. Arkansas 0.44%
  2. Maryland 0.40%
  3. Vermont 0.39%
  4. Alaska -0.38%
  5. North Dakota -1.22%
USA 1.55%

Year-Over-Year

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.54%
  2. Washington 2.90%
  3. Idaho 2.88%
  4. Texas 2.82%
  5. Nevada 2.80%
  1. Arkansas 0.52%
  2. Maryland 0.40%
  3. Vermont 0.22%
  4. North Dakota -0.71%
  5. Alaska -0.81%
USA 1.61%
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