Greater Phoenix workforce statistics

Greater Phoenix has a labor pool that's more than 2 million workers deep and ready to work for you.

And state projections show the available workforce in key industries is expected to grow substantially in the next decade, with fields such as trade; professional and business services; education; and health services leading the way.

For in-depth information about the Greater Phoenix labor market, visit the Arizona Department of Administration Office of Employment and Population StatisticsOpen new site. .

The DOA provides economic analysis and labor statistics updated on a monthly basis.


Smart start

From research universities to specialty schools, Greater Phoenix educational institutions provide a steady stream of well-educated workers.

Quality of life

See why Phoenix residents love calling the Valley of the Sun home.

A global hub

International connections via road, rail and air, along with short commutes to ports make moving goods easy.

A low-risk investment

Phoenix's natural-disaster risk is among the world's lowest – ideal for data centers and critical infrastructure.