Nevada Job Growth
There were 1,335,900 jobs in Nevada in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,455,954 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 4,800 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 8,915 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.
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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 peaked in February 2020 for Nevada at 1,442,800. Since then 106,900 jobs have been lost in Nevada according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,105,700 in May 2020, Nevada has gained 230,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Nevada reached a maximum of 1,539,656 in February 2020. 83,702 jobs have been lost in Nevada since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 1,055,435, Nevada has added 400,519 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nevada Employment History