State employment in the U.S. 2019

This table ranks the 51 states of the United States and the District of Columbia by their number of employed persons in 2019. In 2019, California had the highest number of employed people in the United States with about 18.63 million.

Number of employed persons in the U.S. in 2019, by state

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Source

Release date

March 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Age group

16 years and older

Supplementary notes

Data refer to place of residence.

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