Lehi, UT – January 2024 Jobs Report – Tech Hub Maintains Momentum

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Lehi’s job market continued its impressive streak in January 2024, adding another 1,200 jobs and pushing the unemployment rate down to a near-historic low of 2.1%, according to the Career Connect @ Get.It report. This marks the 18th consecutive month of job growth for the city, solidifying its position as one of the nation’s hottest job markets, particularly for tech talent.


  • Overall job growth: 1.2% growth month-over-month, 13.5% growth year-over-year.
  • Unemployment rate: 2.1%, down from 2.3% in December 2023.
  • Key industries: Technology, healthcare, professional & business services.

What Industries and Occupations Grew:

  • Technology: Software development, computer systems design, information security.
  • Healthcare: Registered nurses, physician assistants, medical and health services managers.
  • Professional & Business Services: Marketing specialists, accountants and auditors, management analysts.

What Industries and Occupations Shrank:

Compare to Same Month Last Year:

  • Job growth in January 2024 was slightly lower than January 2023 (1.5%).
  • The unemployment rate in January 2024 was significantly lower than January 2023 (3.2%).

Compare to Previous Month:

  • Job growth in January 2024 was slightly higher than December 2023 (1.0%).
  • The unemployment rate in January 2024 remained the same as December 2023.

Future Outlook:

The job market in Lehi is expected to remain strong in 2024, with continued growth in the technology, healthcare, and professional & business services sectors. However, rising interest rates and inflation could pose challenges in the latter half of the year.

10 Growing Occupations:

  1. Software Developers, Applications
  2. Registered Nurses
  3. Marketing Specialists
  4. Physician Assistants
  5. Accountants and Auditors
  6. Customer Service Representatives
  7. Management Analysts
  8. Network and Computer Systems Administrators
  9. Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing
  10. Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer

10 Companies Hiring Now:

  1. Adobe
  2. Qualtrics
  3. Pluralsight
  4. Domo
  5. eBay
  6. Thanksgiving Point
  7. NuSkin
  8. USANA Health Sciences
  9. Intermountain Healthcare
  10. Franklin Covey