Updated June 28, 2017

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.20%
  2. Nevada 3.07%
  3. Idaho 2.90%
  4. Florida 2.87%
  5. Georgia 2.78%
  1. Oklahoma -0.15%
  2. Kansas -0.17%
  3. West Virginia -0.68%
  4. Alaska -1.80%
  5. Wyoming -2.41%
USA %

Year-Over-Year

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

STATE RANKINGS

  1. Utah 3.31%
  2. Nevada 2.91%
  3. Florida 2.82%
  4. Idaho 2.56%
  5. Georgia 2.48%
  1. Mississippi 0.08%
  2. Kansas -0.44%
  3. West Virginia -1.25%
  4. Alaska -1.30%
  5. Wyoming -1.48%
USA %
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