Nevada Job Growth
There were 1,323,800 jobs in Nevada in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,370,388 employed persons for the month. Nevada lost 2,100 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 2,376 (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 February 2017 for Nevada at 1,325,900. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in Nevada according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Nevada for March 2017 is at a new high of 1,370,388.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nevada Employment History