New Mexico Unemployment Rate Report

New Mexico Unemployment by County

New Mexico Current Unemployment 8.2%

New Mexico Historical Unemployment Trends


Since 2005 the unemployment rate in New Mexico has ranged from 3.4% in December 2006 to 13.3% in July 2020. The current unemployment rate for New Mexico is 8.2% for February 2021. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

NM Unemployment Rate by Month

2012 NM Unemployment Rate
Month/Year NM % National %
1/2021 9.1% 6.3%
2/2021 8.2% 6.2%