Nevada Job Growth
There were 1,161,900 jobs in Nevada in April 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,243,805 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 5,600 jobs in April 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 2,359 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.
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Nevada Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Nevada 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 Nevada
CES employment peaked in March 2007 for Nevada at 1,297,300. Since then 135,400 jobs have been lost in Nevada according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,110,800 in September 2010, Nevada has gained 51,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Nevada reached a maximum of 1,259,472 in March 2008. 15,667 jobs have been lost in Nevada since then according to the household survey. From a December 2009 low of 1,196,044, Nevada has added 47,761 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nevada Employment History