Department of Numbers

Indiana Job Growth

There were 3,172,000 jobs in Indiana in March 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,260,335 employed persons for the month. Indiana added 8,900 jobs in March 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 19,732 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Indiana job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey March 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 3,172,000 +8,900 +113,600
CPS 3,260,335 +19,732 +63,814

Indiana Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Indiana 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 Indiana

CES employment in March 2022 for Indiana is at a new high of 3,172,000.

CPS employment in Indiana reached a maximum of 3,289,902 in November 2019. 29,567 jobs have been lost in Indiana since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 2,675,425, Indiana has added 584,910 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2022

Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2022 3,172,000 8,900 3,260,335 19,732
February 2022 3,163,100 12,400 3,240,603 15,779
January 2022 3,150,700 1,400 3,224,824 10,090
December 2021 3,149,300 15,400 3,214,734 2,689
November 2021 3,133,900 17,500 3,212,045 4,613
October 2021 3,116,400 18,100 3,207,432 4,657
September 2021 3,098,300 -5,000 3,202,775 1,594
August 2021 3,103,300 -10,600 3,201,181 -1,686
July 2021 3,113,900 40,300 3,202,867 -2,078
June 2021 3,073,600 9,000 3,204,945 -565
May 2021 3,064,600 4,100 3,205,510 3,266
April 2021 3,060,500 2,100 3,202,244 5,723