Wyoming Job Growth
There were 294,100 jobs in Wyoming in October 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 296,629 employed persons for the month. Wyoming added 2,200 jobs in October 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 956 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Wyoming job growth compared to other states.
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Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Wyoming 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 in Wyoming
CES employment peaked in October 2008 for Wyoming at 299,400. Since then 5,300 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 279,300 in December 2009, Wyoming has gained 14,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 297,916 in August 2015. 1,287 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History