Wyoming Job Growth
There were 289,900 jobs in Wyoming in April 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 292,723 employed persons for the month. Wyoming lost 600 jobs in April 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 218 (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 300,600. Since then 10,700 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 280,300 in January 2010, Wyoming has gained 9,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 292,941 in March 2013. 218 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History