Wyoming Job Growth
There were 288,500 jobs in Wyoming in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 273,794 employed persons for the month. Wyoming lost 0 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 72 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Wyoming job growth compared to other states.
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Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Wyoming 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 in Wyoming
CES employment peaked in October 2008 for Wyoming at 300,600. Since then 12,100 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 279,700 in October 2016, Wyoming has gained 8,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 294,119 in August 2014. 20,325 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 273,722, Wyoming has added 72 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History