Department of Numbers

Nevada Job Growth

There were 1,302,300 jobs in Nevada in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,355,799 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 3,200 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 4,720 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,302,300 +3,200 +34,700
CPS 1,355,799 +4,720 +15,944

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 in November 2016 for Nevada is at a new high of 1,302,300.

CPS employment in Nevada for November 2016 is at a new high of 1,355,799.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 1,302,300 3,200 1,355,799 4,720
October 2016 1,299,100 300 1,351,079 3,257
September 2016 1,298,800 -2,300 1,347,822 3,322
August 2016 1,301,100 4,600 1,344,500 638
July 2016 1,296,500 11,100 1,343,862 -997
June 2016 1,285,400 4,100 1,344,859 -2,846
May 2016 1,281,300 -1,000 1,347,705 -1,698
April 2016 1,282,300 -400 1,349,403 88
March 2016 1,282,700 6,000 1,349,315 3,022
February 2016 1,276,700 3,200 1,346,293 2,654
January 2016 1,273,500 5,800 1,343,639 2,499
December 2015 1,267,700 100 1,341,140 1,285