Department of Numbers

Nevada Job Growth

There were 1,434,200 jobs in Nevada in May 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,465,307 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 5,900 jobs in May 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 4,032 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey May 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,434,200 +5,900 +55,200
CPS 1,465,307 +4,032 +39,920

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 May 2019 for Nevada is at a new high of 1,434,200.

CPS employment in Nevada for May 2019 is at a new high of 1,465,307.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2019

Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2019 1,434,200 5,900 1,465,307 4,032
April 2019 1,428,300 5,300 1,461,275 3,429
March 2019 1,423,000 4,000 1,457,846 3,102
February 2019 1,419,000 -700 1,454,744 3,805
January 2019 1,419,700 7,000 1,450,939 4,105
December 2018 1,412,700 5,100 1,446,834 -475
November 2018 1,407,600 2,700 1,447,309 324
October 2018 1,404,900 9,900 1,446,985 3,241
September 2018 1,395,000 3,500 1,443,744 4,449
August 2018 1,391,500 6,000 1,439,295 4,829
July 2018 1,385,500 4,800 1,434,466 4,842
June 2018 1,380,700 1,700 1,429,624 4,237