The labor force in Maryland was 3,148,611 in February 2016, up from 3,143,183 in January 2016, and up from 3,119,204 one year ago in February 2015. Employment was 2,995,207 in February 2016, up from 2,989,371 in January 2016, and up from 2,942,906 one year ago in February 2015.