Department of Numbers

Job Growth by State

The table below shows the BLS defined July 2022 employment data for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The Data comes from the Current Population Survey (i.e. Household Survey) and the Current Employment Statistics (i.e. Payroll) survey. Metro area employment data is also available. Visit the employment overview page to see all employment and jobs data. Click on a header to sort.

State July 2022
CES Jobs Added
July 2022
CES Jobs Percent Change
July 2022
CPS Jobs Added
July 2022
CPS Jobs Percent Change
Alabama 6,000 0.29% 4,270 0.19%
Alaska 2,400 0.77% -448 -0.13%
Arizona 22,900 0.75% 4,796 0.14%
Arkansas 11,200 0.85% -36 -0.00%
California 84,800 0.48% 23,466 0.13%
Colorado 2,200 0.08% 5,734 0.18%
Connecticut 6,500 0.39% 3,424 0.19%
Delaware 1,900 0.41% 522 0.11%
District of Columbia 2,300 0.30% 618 0.17%
Florida 73,800 0.79% 43,949 0.43%
Georgia 12,500 0.26% 823 0.02%
Hawaii 7,600 1.26% 1,214 0.19%
Idaho 4,300 0.53% 3,364 0.36%
Illinois 31,200 0.52% 1,044 0.02%
Indiana 7,400 0.23% 7,382 0.22%
Iowa 3,800 0.24% 1,875 0.11%
Kansas 3,500 0.25% -2,442 -0.17%
Kentucky -11,400 -0.58% -391 -0.02%
Louisiana 13,700 0.72% -308 -0.02%
Maine 2,800 0.44% 3 0.00%
Maryland 12,000 0.44% 2,595 0.08%
Massachusetts 13,500 0.37% 782 0.02%
Michigan 25,600 0.59% 8,124 0.17%
Minnesota 19,100 0.66% -2,320 -0.08%
Mississippi 500 0.04% 1,671 0.14%
Missouri 24,800 0.85% -11,112 -0.37%
Montana -1,100 -0.22% 712 0.13%
Nebraska 600 0.06% -1,101 -0.11%
Nevada 7,100 0.49% 5,263 0.36%
New Hampshire 1,000 0.15% 2,596 0.35%
New Jersey 6,300 0.15% 11,382 0.25%
New Mexico 5,400 0.64% 307 0.03%
New York 41,000 0.43% 20,588 0.23%
North Carolina 31,400 0.66% 14,216 0.29%
North Dakota -200 -0.05% -226 -0.06%
Ohio 7,000 0.13% 632 0.01%
Oklahoma 3,800 0.23% 1,911 0.10%
Oregon 4,200 0.21% 508 0.02%
Pennsylvania 31,000 0.52% 11,597 0.19%
Rhode Island 100 0.02% 1,766 0.32%
South Carolina 16,300 0.74% -2,293 -0.10%
South Dakota 2,400 0.54% 832 0.18%
Tennessee -12,400 -0.38% -4,035 -0.12%
Texas 72,800 0.54% 37,630 0.27%
Utah 6,300 0.38% 3,429 0.20%
Vermont 1,700 0.57% 1,129 0.34%
Virginia 20,600 0.51% 5,865 0.14%
Washington 6,600 0.19% -2,148 -0.06%
West Virginia 3,000 0.43% -490 -0.06%
Wisconsin 9,900 0.34% -10,640 -0.35%
Wyoming 1,600 0.57% -344 -0.12%