Department of Numbers

Reno, Nevada Job Growth

There were 256,200 jobs in Reno, Nevada in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 245,570 employed persons for the month. Reno added 1,200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 709 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Reno job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 256,200 +1,200 +11,200
CPS 245,570 +709 +304

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Reno, Nevada Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Reno 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 Reno, Nevada

CES employment for Reno in April 2022 is at a new high of 256,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 252,857 for Reno in February 2020. 7,287 jobs have been lost in Reno since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 187,607, Reno has added 57,963 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Reno, Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 256,200 1,200 245,570 709
March 2022 255,000 800 244,861 428
February 2022 254,200 1,200 244,433 528
January 2022 253,000 2,500 243,905 431
December 2021 250,500 0 243,474 74
November 2021 250,500 -1,700 243,400 47
October 2021 252,200 3,400 243,353 3,761
September 2021 248,800 0 239,592 -470
August 2021 248,800 200 240,062 -923
July 2021 248,600 1,400 240,985 -1,251
June 2021 247,200 800 242,236 -1,482
May 2021 246,400 1,400 243,718 -1,548