Utah's Employment Summary: May 2017



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for May 2017 grew by an estimated 3.1 percent, adding 44,500 jobs to the economy since May 2016. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,467,900.


May’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percentage point to 3.2 percent. Approximately 50,800 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate decreased one-tenth of a percentage point from April to 4.3 percent. More...





Utah's Employment Summary: April 2017


Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for April 2017 grew by an estimated 3.3 percent, adding 46,700 jobs to the economy since April 2016. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,468,700.


April’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady from March at 3.1 percent. Approximately 49,200 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate decreased one-tenth of a percentage point from March to 4.4 percent. More...




Utah's Employment Summary: March 2017



Utah employment in March 2017 grew by an estimated 3.2 percent, adding 45,700 jobs to the economy since March 2016. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,455,600.


March’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady from February at 3.1 percent. Approximately 47,700 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point from February to 4.5 percent. More...