Department of Numbers

Nevada Job Growth

There were 1,416,500 jobs in Nevada in January 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,450,727 employed persons for the month. Nevada added 3,800 jobs in January 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 3,893 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nevada job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey January 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,416,500 +3,800 +53,300
CPS 1,450,727 +3,893 +41,978

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 2019 for Nevada is at a new high of 1,416,500.

CPS employment in Nevada for January 2019 is at a new high of 1,450,727.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through January 2019

Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
January 2019 1,416,500 3,800 1,450,727 3,893
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
May 2018 1,379,000 2,800 1,425,387 4,191
April 2018 1,376,200 2,700 1,421,196 4,227
March 2018 1,373,500 3,100 1,416,969 4,197
February 2018 1,370,400 7,200 1,412,772 4,023