Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Arkansas Job Growth
There were 255,800 jobs in Fayetteville, Arkansas in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 264,328 employed persons for the month. Fayetteville lost 100 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 413 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fayetteville 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.
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville, Arkansas
CES employment for Fayetteville peaked in October 2017 at 257,700. Since then 1,900 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 271,619 for Fayetteville in July 2017. 7,291 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment History