Tuscaloosa, Alabama Job Growth
There were 108,600 jobs in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 109,255 employed persons for the month. Tuscaloosa added 200 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 294 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tuscaloosa 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.
Tuscaloosa, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Tuscaloosa 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 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
CES employment for Tuscaloosa in January 2018 is at a new high of 108,600.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 110,179 for Tuscaloosa in September 2017. 924 jobs have been lost in Tuscaloosa since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tuscaloosa, Alabama Employment History