Hawaii Job Growth
There were 664,200 jobs in Hawaii in December 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 646,992 employed persons for the month. Hawaii added 3,200 jobs in December 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,744 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Hawaii job growth compared to other states.
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Hawaii Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Hawaii 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 Hawaii
CES employment in December 2019 for Hawaii is at a new high of 664,200.
CPS employment in Hawaii reached a maximum of 669,024 in March 2017. 22,032 jobs have been lost in Hawaii since then according to the household survey. From a September 2019 low of 642,579, Hawaii has added 4,413 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hawaii Employment History