Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, Nevada Job Growth
There were 1,023,700 jobs in Las Vegas, Nevada in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,064,223 employed persons for the month. Las Vegas lost 1,600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,262 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Las Vegas 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.
Las Vegas, Nevada Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas, Nevada
CES employment for Las Vegas peaked in January 2019 at 1,025,300. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Las Vegas according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,072,333 for Las Vegas in December 2018. 8,110 jobs have been lost in Las Vegas since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 1,062,961, Las Vegas has added 1,262 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Las Vegas, Nevada Employment History