ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Job growth over the past year in New Mexico has been the slowest among nine other states in the West, including neighboring Arizona, Colorado and Texas.
The latest market review by the New Mexico Workforce Solutions Department shows employment in New Mexico grew by 1,700 jobs between November 2012 and November 2013. That amounts to 0.2 percent.
Nationally, the job growth rate was 1.7 percent for the same period.
The report shows Texas led the region with year-over-year job growth of 2.5 percent, followed by Login to read more