Department of Numbers

Idaho Job Growth

There were 815,500 jobs in Idaho in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 912,953 employed persons for the month. Idaho added 3,000 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 5,409 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Idaho job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 815,500 +3,000 +25,200
CPS 912,953 +5,409 +33,874

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 April 2022 for Idaho is at a new high of 815,500.

CPS employment in Idaho for April 2022 is at a new high of 912,953.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 815,500 3,000 912,953 5,409
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
September 2021 801,800 200 890,000 2,267
August 2021 801,600 2,200 887,733 2,110
July 2021 799,400 4,800 885,623 2,109
June 2021 794,600 3,700 883,514 2,025
May 2021 790,900 600 881,489 2,410