Department of Numbers

Nevada Job Growth

There were 1,353,900 jobs in Nevada in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,391,095 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 1,800 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 6,497 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,353,900 +1,800 +35,100
CPS 1,391,095 +6,497 +32,192

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 2017 for Nevada is at a new high of 1,353,900.

CPS employment in Nevada for November 2017 is at a new high of 1,391,095.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 1,353,900 1,800 1,391,095 6,497
October 2017 1,352,100 3,000 1,384,598 4,915
September 2017 1,349,100 1,300 1,379,683 4,673
August 2017 1,347,800 2,600 1,375,010 1,508
July 2017 1,345,200 7,800 1,373,502 -142
June 2017 1,337,400 5,900 1,373,644 580
May 2017 1,331,500 -2,100 1,373,064 233
April 2017 1,333,600 7,900 1,372,831 2,118
March 2017 1,325,700 -200 1,370,713 2,701
February 2017 1,325,900 4,400 1,368,012 3,593
January 2017 1,321,500 200 1,364,419 3,745
December 2016 1,321,300 2,500 1,360,674 1,771