Carson City, Nevada Job Growth
There were 32,000 jobs in Carson City, Nevada in May 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 24,611 employed persons for the month. Carson City added 100 jobs in May 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 45 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Carson City job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Carson City, Nevada Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Carson City 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 for Carson City, Nevada
CES employment for Carson City peaked in February 2007 at 33,300. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in Carson City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 27,300 in January 2013, Carson City has gained 4,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 27,327 for Carson City in May 2007. 2,716 jobs have been lost in Carson City since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 19,286, Carson City has added 5,325 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Carson City, Nevada Employment History