Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, Nevada Job Growth
There were 934,600 jobs in Las Vegas, Nevada in March 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 985,364 employed persons for the month. Las Vegas added 3,400 jobs in March 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 796 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Las Vegas 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.
Las Vegas, Nevada Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas, Nevada
CES employment for Las Vegas in March 2016 is at a new high of 934,600.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 985,627 for Las Vegas in September 2015. 263 jobs have been lost in Las Vegas since then according to the household survey. From a December 2015 low of 981,776, Las Vegas has added 3,588 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Las Vegas, Nevada Employment History