Department of Numbers

Reno, Nevada Job Growth

There were 260,399 jobs in Reno, Nevada in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 250,271 employed persons for the month. Reno added 1,899 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,464 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Reno job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 260,399 +1,899 +11,599
CPS 250,271 +1,464 +10,679

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 September 2022 is at a new high of 260,399.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 252,857 for Reno in February 2020. 2,586 jobs have been lost in Reno since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 187,607, Reno has added 62,664 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Reno, Nevada Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 260,399 1,899 250,271 1,464
August 2022 258,500 -200 248,807 1,315
July 2022 258,700 1,099 247,492 555
June 2022 257,600 1,000 246,937 555
May 2022 256,600 700 246,382 863
April 2022 255,900 900 245,519 658
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