Wyoming Job Growth
There were 290,200 jobs in Wyoming in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 278,068 employed persons for the month. Wyoming added 200 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 423 (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 300,800. Since then 10,600 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 281,500 in December 2009, Wyoming has gained 8,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 293,681 in August 2014. 15,613 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey. From a October 2018 low of 277,224, Wyoming has added 844 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History