Department of Numbers

Reno, Nevada Job Growth

There were 225,900 jobs in Reno, Nevada in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 225,074 employed persons for the month. Reno lost 100 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 149 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Reno job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 225,900 -100 +4,900
CPS 225,074 -149 +4,915

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Reno, Nevada Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Reno 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 Reno, Nevada

CES employment for Reno peaked in June 2017 at 226,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Reno according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 225,223 for Reno in June 2017. 149 jobs have been lost in Reno since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Reno, Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 225,900 -100 225,074 -149
June 2017 226,000 1,200 225,223 449
May 2017 224,800 -400 224,774 -211
April 2017 225,200 700 224,985 112
March 2017 224,500 -400 224,873 630
February 2017 224,900 200 224,243 48
January 2017 224,700 -200 224,195 -452
December 2016 224,900 -200 224,647 491
November 2016 225,100 200 224,156 745
October 2016 224,900 2,000 223,411 1,105
September 2016 222,900 700 222,306 1,168
August 2016 222,200 1,200 221,138 979