Texas Added 255,863 Employees

Texas is home to 10,652,871 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 1,028,945 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 301,222 employees.

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The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Restaurants and other eating places - 21,670 new employees.
  • Computer systems design and related services - 12,428 new employees.
  • Oil and gas pipeline construction - 10,762 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Texas Quarterly Employment Data


#2 California Added 250,352 Employees

California is home to 15,088,935 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 1,364,030 employees and Services for the elderly and disabled which has 608,995 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Services for the elderly and disabled - 23,644 new employees.
  • Restaurants and other eating places - 20,685 new employees.
  • Computer systems design and related services - 18,560 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: California Quarterly Employment Data


#3 Florida Added 165,716 Employees

Florida is home to 7,779,383 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 764,699 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 280,597 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • General warehousing and storage - 19,510 new employees.
  • Restaurants and other eating places - 14,494 new employees.
  • Offices of physicians - 8,387 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Florida Quarterly Employment Data


#4 New York Added 119,979 Employees

New York is home to 8,148,721 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 595,138 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 357,693 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Home health care services - 32,176 new employees.
  • Commercial banking - 17,638 new employees.
  • Professional employer organizations - 15,345 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: New York Quarterly Employment Data


#5 North Carolina Added 84,872 Employees

North Carolina is home to 3,798,557 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 370,641 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 117,207 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Restaurants and other eating places - 6,973 new employees.
  • Commercial banking - 6,607 new employees.
  • General warehousing and storage - 3,506 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: North Carolina Quarterly Employment Data


#6 Georgia Added 78,499 Employees

Georgia is home to 3,849,417 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 373,253 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 140,374 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Management of companies and enterprises - 16,770 new employees.
  • Offices of physicians - 13,166 new employees
  • Restaurants and other eating places - 7,020 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Georgia Quarterly Employment Data


#7 Arizona Added 66,990 Employees

Arizona is home to 2,480,509 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 220,548 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 93,131 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Commercial banking - 4,754 new employees.
  • Educational support services - 3,571 new employees.
  • Plumbing and hvac contractors - 3,263 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Arizona Quarterly Employment Data


#8 Washington Added 61,409 Employees

Washington is home to 2,874,977 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 228,880 employees and Aerospace product and parts manufacturing which has 88,417 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Electronic shopping and mail-order houses - 6,861 new employees.
  • Aerospace product and parts manufacturing - 5,545 new employees.
  • Internet publishing and web search portals - 4,988 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Washington Quarterly Employment Data


#9 Tennessee Added 56,952 Employees

Tennessee is home to 2,615,397 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 252,800 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 101,640 employees.

The industries that have added the most employees as of the latest quarter are:

  • Restaurants and other eating places - 6,035 new employees.
  • General warehousing and storage - 5,647 new employees.
  • Direct life and health insurance carriers - 3,472 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Tennessee Quarterly Employment Data


#10 Pennsylvania Added 53,927 Employees

Pennsylvania is home to 5,265,166 employees, the industries with the most are Restaurants and other eating places which has 366,897 employees and General medical and surgical hospitals which has 241,727 employees.

  • Services for the elderly and disabled - 13,328 new employees.
  • Restaurants and other eating places - 4,163 new employees.
  • Research and development in the physical engineering and life sciences - 3,531 new employees.

For more information on the quarter: Pennsylvania Quarterly Employment Data



About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.