Wyoming Job Growth
There were 297,100 jobs in Wyoming in December 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 298,136 employed persons for the month. Wyoming added 1,500 jobs in December 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 815 (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 2,300 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 279,000 in January 2010, Wyoming has gained 18,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 300,340 in May 2014. 2,204 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey. From a September 2014 low of 296,370, Wyoming has added 1,766 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History