Department of Numbers

Nevada Job Growth

There were 1,429,100 jobs in Nevada in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,498,857 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 3,900 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 4,574 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey January 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,429,100 +3,900 +22,800
CPS 1,498,857 +4,574 +35,205

Nevada Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Nevada 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 Nevada

CES employment in January 2020 for Nevada is at a new high of 1,429,100.

CPS employment in Nevada for January 2020 is at a new high of 1,498,857.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through January 2020

Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
January 2020 1,429,100 3,900 1,498,857 4,574
December 2019 1,425,200 -2,100 1,494,283 -429
November 2019 1,427,300 4,800 1,494,712 47
October 2019 1,422,500 -2,000 1,494,665 2,267
September 2019 1,424,500 1,100 1,492,398 3,348
August 2019 1,423,400 3,600 1,489,050 3,836
July 2019 1,419,800 4,300 1,485,214 4,120
June 2019 1,415,500 -1,500 1,481,094 3,723
May 2019 1,417,000 2,400 1,477,371 3,608
April 2019 1,414,600 3,800 1,473,763 3,433
March 2019 1,410,800 500 1,470,330 3,312
February 2019 1,410,300 4,000 1,467,018 3,366