Department of Numbers

Reno, Nevada Job Growth

There were 253,500 jobs in Reno, Nevada in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 252,306 employed persons for the month. Reno added 500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 988 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Reno job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 253,500 +500 +14,200
CPS 252,306 +988 +14,662

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 February 2019 is at a new high of 253,500.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Reno is at a new high of 252,306.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Reno, Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 253,500 500 252,306 988
January 2019 253,000 1,400 251,318 1,958
December 2018 251,600 1,200 249,360 526
November 2018 250,400 1,600 248,834 3,871
October 2018 248,800 3,500 244,963 3,462
September 2018 245,300 1,200 241,501 1,621
August 2018 244,100 500 239,880 -118
July 2018 243,600 1,000 239,998 -566
June 2018 242,600 600 240,564 278
May 2018 242,000 500 240,286 497
April 2018 241,500 1,700 239,789 755
March 2018 239,800 500 239,034 1,390