Department of Numbers

Job Growth by State

The table below shows the BLS defined June 2014 employment data for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The Data comes from the Current Population Survey (i.e. Household Survey) and the Current Employment Statistics (i.e. Payroll) survey. Metro area employment data is also available. Visit the employment overview page to see all employment and jobs data. Click on a header to sort.

State June 2014
CES Jobs Added
June 2014
CES Jobs Percent Change
June 2014
CPS Jobs Added
June 2014
CPS Jobs Percent Change
Alabama -3,400 -0.18% -5,364 -0.27%
Alaska -5,900 -1.74% -257 -0.07%
Arizona 13,600 0.54% -2,536 -0.09%
Arkansas -3,300 -0.28% -6,711 -0.55%
California 24,200 0.16% 5,289 0.03%
Colorado 3,000 0.12% 7,692 0.29%
Connecticut 1,700 0.10% 5,088 0.29%
Delaware 200 0.05% 1,315 0.31%
District of Columbia 4,200 0.56% 1,161 0.34%
Florida 37,400 0.48% 2,851 0.03%
Georgia -9,499 -0.23% -6,303 -0.14%
Hawaii -2,300 -0.37% -56 -0.01%
Idaho 1,600 0.25% 57 0.01%
Illinois 6,000 0.10% 8,817 0.15%
Indiana 17,400 0.58% -1,047 -0.03%
Iowa 3,100 0.20% 448 0.03%
Kansas 500 0.04% -760 -0.05%
Kentucky 2,400 0.13% -6,163 -0.32%
Louisiana 2,500 0.13% -2,952 -0.15%
Maine 1,500 0.25% -437 -0.07%
Maryland 7,700 0.29% -7,159 -0.24%
Massachusetts 3,700 0.11% 5,960 0.18%
Michigan 18,400 0.45% -2,933 -0.07%
Minnesota 8,500 0.30% -917 -0.03%
Mississippi -400 -0.04% -3,847 -0.33%
Missouri -1,800 -0.06% -3,078 -0.11%
Montana 1,800 0.40% 819 0.17%
Nebraska -2,700 -0.27% -2,800 -0.28%
Nevada 5,300 0.44% -521 -0.04%
New Hampshire -3,900 -0.60% -1,223 -0.17%
New Jersey 8,200 0.21% 13,259 0.32%
New Mexico -4,700 -0.58% -4,342 -0.50%
New York 22,500 0.25% 5,193 0.06%
North Carolina -5,800 -0.14% -8,577 -0.20%
North Dakota 2,700 0.58% 1,053 0.26%
Ohio 12,700 0.24% -3,477 -0.06%
Oklahoma 9,600 0.58% -11,768 -0.68%
Oregon -4,300 -0.25% 1,545 0.09%
Pennsylvania 1,800 0.03% -22,417 -0.37%
Rhode Island -400 -0.08% 3,246 0.63%
South Carolina 4,400 0.23% -847 -0.04%
South Dakota 500 0.12% -651 -0.15%
Tennessee -2,600 -0.09% -10,624 -0.37%
Texas 19,100 0.17% -1,160 -0.01%
Utah 5,800 0.44% -1,857 -0.13%
Vermont -1,600 -0.52% -744 -0.22%
Virginia 4,100 0.11% -13,788 -0.34%
Washington 9,100 0.30% 4,665 0.14%
West Virginia -9,100 -1.16% -223 -0.03%
Wisconsin 2,400 0.08% -5,966 -0.21%
Wyoming -1,000 -0.34% -822 -0.27%