Wyoming Job Growth
There were 284,500 jobs in Wyoming in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 279,847 employed persons for the month. Wyoming lost 900 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 83 (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 16,100 jobs have been lost in Wyoming according to the employer survey. From a trough of 279,700 in October 2016, Wyoming has gained 4,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Wyoming reached a maximum of 294,119 in August 2014. 14,272 jobs have been lost in Wyoming since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wyoming Employment History