Hawaii Job Growth
There were 658,900 jobs in Hawaii in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 668,675 employed persons for the month. Hawaii added 1,900 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 493 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Hawaii job growth compared to other states.
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Hawaii Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Hawaii as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in Hawaii
CES employment in January 2018 for Hawaii is at a new high of 658,900.
CPS employment in Hawaii reached a maximum of 670,688 in March 2017. 2,013 jobs have been lost in Hawaii since then according to the household survey. From a September 2017 low of 667,996, Hawaii has added 679 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hawaii Employment History