Utah's Employment Summary: July 2019



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for July 2019 grew by an estimated 3.6 percent, adding 54,400 jobs to the economy since July 2018. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,558,100. June’s year-over job growth rate is unrevised at 2.9 percent.


July’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held at 2.8 percent for a second month. Approximately 45,400 Utahns were unemployed and actively seeking work during July. The national unemployment rate held steady at 3.7 percent. More...





Utah's Employment Summary: June 2019



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for June 2019 grew by an estimated 3.0 percent, adding 45,200 jobs to the economy since June 2018. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,561,400. May’s year-over job growth rate was revised up from 2.9 percent to 3.0 percent.


June’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate of 2.8 percent is down from May’s 2.9 percent. A year ago, the unemployment rate was 3.1 percent. Approximately 45,500 Utahns were unemployed and actively seeking work during the month. The national unemployment rate ticked up one percentage point to 3.7 percent. More...





Utah's Employment Summary: May 2019



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for May 2019 grew by an estimated 2.9 percent, adding 44,200 jobs to the economy since May 2018. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,556,400. April’s year-over job growth rate remained unrevised at 3.2 percent.


May’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 2.9 percent is unchanged from April’s 2.9 percent. Approximately 45,500 Utahns were unemployed and actively seeking work during the month. The national unemployment rate was also unchanged at 3.6 percent. More...