Wyoming Job Growth
There were 277,900 jobs in Wyoming in December 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 279,958 employed persons for the month. Wyoming added 3,100 jobs in December 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 347 (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 299,800. Since then 21,900 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 274,800 in November 2017, Wyoming has gained 3,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 294,189 in February 2015. 14,231 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History