Largest counties accounted for 74 percent of 12-month increase in U.S. employment, September 2014
March 30, 2015
From September 2013 to September 2014, the 339 U.S. counties with 75,000 or more jobs had a net job growth of 2 million. This accounted for 74 percent of the increase in U.S. employment. Among the largest counties, 328 had over-the-year increases in average weekly wages.
Percent change in employment, 339 largest counties, September 2013–September 2014