State Jobs Increase % in a Year Jobs Increase in a Year Number of Jobs in 2018 Number of Jobs in 2019 2019 Pop.
Louisiana-0.10%-1,0001,981,9001,980,9004,652,581
Minnesota0.00%8002,961,6002,962,4005,655,925
Maryland0.10%2,4002,745,8002,748,2006,062,917
Connecticut0.20%3,2001,689,5001,692,7003,567,871
North Dakota0.20%800435,200436,000760,900
Michigan0.40%17,6004,422,5004,440,10010,020,472
Delaware0.50%2,500461,200463,700975,033
Nebraska0.50%5,1001,025,5001,030,599.9,999,999,9991,940,919
Ohio0.50%25,2005,567,8005,593,00011,718,568
Pennsylvania0.50%30,3006,008,5006,038,80012,813,969
Wisconsin0.50%13,6002,970,8002,984,4005,832,661
Iowa0.60%10,2001,584,7001,594,9003,167,997
Virginia0.60%23,0004,007,7004,030,7008,571,946
Hawaii0.70%4,300655,100659,4001,416,589
Indiana0.70%21,8003,148,8003,170,6006,718,616
Maine0.90%5,500628,000633,5001,342,097
Oklahoma0.90%14,5001,689,5001,704,0003,948,950
Vermont0.90%2,800316,200319,000627,180
Arkansas1.00%12,1001,262,3001,274,4003,026,412
Illinois1.00%62,7006,123,3006,186,00012,700,381
Kansas1.00%14,2001,416,2001,430,4002,910,931
Massachusetts1.00%37,3003,641,6003,678,9006,939,373
New York1.00%95,5009,684,6009,780,10019,491,339
West Virginia1.00%7,200728,900736,1001,791,951
District of Columbia1.20%9,700792,300802,000711,571
Missouri1.20%34,7002,892,9002,927,6006,147,861
New Jersey1.20%48,3004,153,7004,202,0008,922,547
Alaska1.40%4,600327,300331,900735,720
Rhode Island1.40%7,100496,800503,9001,056,738
Kentucky1.50%28,1001,931,7001,959,8004,484,047
Montana1.50%7,000478,200485,2001,074,532
New Hampshire1.50%10,200680,800691,0001,363,852
South Carolina1.50%33,2002,146,1002,179,3005,147,111
Georgia1.60%74,3004,542,7004,617,00010,627,767
Mississippi1.60%19,0001,152,7001,171,7002,987,895
North Carolina1.70%75,7004,496,5004,572,20010,497,741
Wyoming1.70%4,800285,400290,200572,381
California1.80%311,80017,176,80017,488,60039,747,267
Tennessee1.80%55,1003,060,5003,115,6006,833,793
Colorado1.90%52,7002,734,3002,787,0005,770,545
Oregon1.90%36,4001,907,8001,944,2004,245,901
Alabama2.00%40,3002,044,8002,085,1004,898,246
South Dakota2.10%9,300438,600447,900892,631
New Mexico2.40%19,800841,700861,5002,096,034
Arizona2.50%72,2002,859,7002,931,9007,275,070
Florida2.60%227,2008,784,8009,012,00021,646,155
Texas2.60%323,30012,522,60012,845,90029,087,070
Idaho2.80%20,600740,000760,6001,790,182
Washington3.00%102,4003,407,2003,509,6007,666,343
Nevada3.10%43,4001,385,5001,428,9003,087,025
Utah3.10%47,4001,519,2001,566,6003,221,610