Arizona Job Growth
There were 2,864,900 jobs in Arizona in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,218,744 employed persons for the month. Arizona added 21,900 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,014 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Arizona job growth compared to other states.
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Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Arizona 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 Arizona
CES employment in August 2018 for Arizona is at a new high of 2,864,900.
CPS employment in Arizona reached a maximum of 3,219,758 in July 2018. 1,014 jobs have been lost in Arizona since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Arizona Employment History