Carson City, Nevada Job Growth
There were 28,100 jobs in Carson City, Nevada in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 23,282 employed persons for the month. Carson City lost 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 52 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Carson City job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Carson City, Nevada Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Carson City 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 for Carson City, Nevada
CES employment for Carson City peaked in February 2007 at 33,300. Since then 5,200 jobs have been lost in Carson City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 27,500 in January 2013, Carson City has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 27,145 for Carson City in December 2007. 3,863 jobs have been lost in Carson City since then according to the household survey. From a October 2013 low of 22,779, Carson City has added 503 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Carson City, Nevada Employment History