Updated August 17, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.31%
  2. Idaho 3.28%
  3. Nevada 3.09%
  4. Washington 2.92%
  5. Colorado 2.75%
  1. Maryland 0.59%
  2. Kentucky 0.57%
  3. Vermont 0.22%
  4. Alaska -0.42%
  5. North Dakota -0.66%
USA 1.59%

Year-Over-Year

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.93%
  2. Nevada 3.72%
  3. Idaho 3.37%
  4. Texas 3.16%
  5. Washington 3.16%
  1. Maryland 1.04%
  2. Kentucky 0.95%
  3. North Dakota 0.91%
  4. Alaska -0.25%
  5. Vermont -0.26%
USA 1.65%
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