Department of Numbers

Reno, Nevada Job Growth

There were 226,400 jobs in Reno, Nevada in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 227,347 employed persons for the month. Reno lost 1,600 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 601 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Reno job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 226,400 -1,600 +1,300
CPS 227,347 +601 +3,191

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 September 2017 at 228,000. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Reno according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Reno is at a new high of 227,347.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Reno, Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 226,400 -1,600 227,347 601
October 2017 228,000 0 226,746 756
September 2017 228,000 1,600 225,990 733
August 2017 226,400 0 225,257 -12
July 2017 226,400 400 225,269 46
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