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Table 1. Job openings levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 1. Job openings levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted
State Levels (in thousands) Rates
May
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
May
2022(p)
May
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
May
2022(p)

TOTAL U.S.

9,639 11,344 11,855 11,681 11,254 6.2 7.0 7.3 7.2 6.9


Alabama

135 152 152 157 148 6.2 6.9 6.9 7.1 6.6

Alaska

22 34 34 30 28 6.7 9.7 9.7 8.6 8.2

Arizona

217 237 259 222 200 6.9 7.2 7.9 6.8 6.2

Arkansas

79 89 102 96 98 5.8 6.4 7.2 6.8 7.0

California

928 1,299 1,298 1,251 1,283 5.3 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.8

Colorado

202 203 217 229 220 6.9 6.7 7.1 7.4 7.2

Connecticut

100 112 115 111 120 5.9 6.4 6.5 6.3 6.8

Delaware

31 33 37 35 34 6.5 6.8 7.5 7.1 6.9

District of Columbia

42 43 47 57 46 5.4 5.3 5.8 6.9 5.7

Florida

545 688 765 729 660 5.8 6.9 7.7 7.3 6.6

Georgia

365 432 419 436 367 7.4 8.4 8.1 8.4 7.1

Hawaii

38 47 45 54 45 6.1 7.3 7.0 8.2 6.9

Idaho

52 67 61 60 60 6.2 7.6 7.0 6.9 6.9

Illinois

343 472 489 507 405 5.6 7.3 7.5 7.8 6.3

Indiana

219 231 239 250 229 6.7 6.8 7.0 7.3 6.7

Iowa

98 115 117 131 120 6.0 6.8 7.0 7.7 7.1

Kansas

83 98 99 110 100 5.7 6.6 6.6 7.3 6.7

Kentucky

153 158 213 178 168 7.5 7.5 9.9 8.4 8.0

Louisiana

117 146 149 156 160 5.9 7.1 7.2 7.6 7.7

Maine

42 50 50 50 49 6.3 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.2

Maryland

216 201 223 227 227 7.6 6.9 7.6 7.7 7.7

Massachusetts

224 313 304 309 338 6.0 7.9 7.7 7.8 8.4

Michigan

348 355 350 369 351 7.7 7.6 7.5 7.9 7.5

Minnesota

195 231 239 235 236 6.4 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.5

Mississippi

83 88 91 85 89 6.8 7.0 7.3 6.8 7.1

Missouri

175 215 226 240 229 5.8 6.9 7.2 7.6 7.3

Montana

36 47 46 45 45 6.9 8.5 8.3 8.2 8.2

Nebraska

64 70 79 86 79 6.0 6.4 7.1 7.7 7.1

Nevada

112 123 112 115 107 7.7 7.9 7.2 7.4 6.9

New Hampshire

51 62 58 56 55 7.2 8.4 7.9 7.6 7.5

New Jersey

267 278 282 288 285 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.4 6.4

New Mexico

58 70 70 68 66 6.7 7.7 7.6 7.4 7.2

New York

523 605 588 581 538 5.5 6.1 5.9 5.8 5.4

North Carolina

299 374 424 396 386 6.1 7.4 8.2 7.7 7.5

North Dakota

27 32 34 36 32 6.1 7.0 7.4 7.8 7.0

Ohio

327 405 407 431 420 5.8 6.9 6.9 7.3 7.1

Oklahoma

105 118 148 128 125 6.0 6.6 8.1 7.1 6.9

Oregon

134 156 158 147 137 6.7 7.5 7.5 7.0 6.6

Pennsylvania

451 426 514 448 478 7.3 6.7 8.0 7.0 7.5

Rhode Island

32 39 43 41 41 6.3 7.4 8.0 7.6 7.6

South Carolina

172 184 209 180 179 7.4 7.7 8.7 7.6 7.5

South Dakota

28 34 34 37 34 6.0 7.1 7.1 7.6 7.0

Tennessee

224 261 265 265 253 6.8 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.3

Texas

824 929 1,003 1,002 974 6.1 6.6 7.1 7.0 6.8

Utah

100 120 123 108 116 5.9 6.8 6.9 6.1 6.5

Vermont

24 25 26 27 26 7.6 7.7 8.0 8.3 8.0

Virginia

267 305 340 316 321 6.4 7.1 7.8 7.3 7.4

Washington

190 253 244 229 240 5.4 6.8 6.6 6.2 6.4

West Virginia

54 61 61 60 57 7.3 8.0 8.0 7.9 7.4

Wisconsin

198 229 221 252 226 6.4 7.3 7.0 7.9 7.2

Wyoming

19 26 25 24 23 6.4 8.3 8.1 7.8 7.5

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: July 20, 2022