Department of Numbers

Idaho Job Growth

There were 828,400 jobs in Idaho in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 932,813 employed persons for the month. Idaho added 3,000 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,714 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Idaho job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 828,400 +3,000 +26,600
CPS 932,813 +1,714 +42,813

Idaho Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Idaho 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 Idaho

CES employment in September 2022 for Idaho is at a new high of 828,400.

CPS employment in Idaho for September 2022 is at a new high of 932,813.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 828,400 3,000 932,813 1,714
August 2022 825,400 3,000 931,099 3,125
July 2022 822,400 3,700 927,974 3,364
June 2022 818,700 4,400 924,610 4,812
May 2022 814,300 -900 919,798 6,836
April 2022 815,200 2,700 912,962 5,418
March 2022 812,500 -400 907,544 6,474
February 2022 812,900 -700 901,070 4,102
January 2022 813,600 7,000 896,968 4,107
December 2021 806,600 3,000 892,861 140
November 2021 803,600 400 892,721 694
October 2021 803,200 1,400 892,027 2,027