Department of Numbers

Idaho Job Growth

There were 737,900 jobs in Idaho in June 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 827,084 employed persons for the month. Idaho added 2,000 jobs in June 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,032 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Idaho job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey June 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 737,900 +2,000 +21,700
CPS 827,084 +1,032 +21,983

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 June 2018 for Idaho is at a new high of 737,900.

CPS employment in Idaho for June 2018 is at a new high of 827,084.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through June 2018

Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
June 2018 737,900 2,000 827,084 1,032
May 2018 735,900 1,200 826,052 1,229
April 2018 734,700 900 824,823 1,362
March 2018 733,800 1,200 823,461 2,001
February 2018 732,600 2,100 821,460 2,477
January 2018 730,500 2,400 818,983 2,372
December 2017 728,100 2,000 816,611 -340
November 2017 726,100 2,300 816,951 225
October 2017 723,800 4,100 816,726 2,226
September 2017 719,700 2,200 814,500 3,036
August 2017 717,500 1,800 811,464 3,235
July 2017 715,700 -500 808,229 3,128