Huntsville, Alabama Job Growth
There were 225,000 jobs in Huntsville, Alabama in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 202,469 employed persons for the month. Huntsville added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 964 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Huntsville job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Huntsville, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Huntsville as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Huntsville, Alabama
CES employment for Huntsville in December 2016 is at a new high of 225,000.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 203,433 for Huntsville in November 2016. 964 jobs have been lost in Huntsville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Huntsville, Alabama Employment History