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Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut Job Growth

There were 575,300 jobs in Hartford, Connecticut in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 600,459 employed persons for the month. Hartford added 900 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 803 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hartford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 575,300 +900 +4,800
CPS 600,459 +803 +15,630

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Hartford, Connecticut Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hartford 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 Hartford, Connecticut

CES employment for Hartford in July 2017 is at a new high of 575,300.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Hartford is at a new high of 600,459.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Hartford, Connecticut Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 575,300 900 600,459 803
June 2017 574,400 0 599,656 697
May 2017 574,400 1,100 598,959 1,148
April 2017 573,300 -600 597,811 2,594
March 2017 573,900 2,000 595,217 3,223
February 2017 571,900 100 591,994 2,192
January 2017 571,800 4,000 589,802 1,824
December 2016 567,800 -1,400 587,978 449
November 2016 569,200 -3,100 587,529 507
October 2016 572,300 2,200 587,022 637
September 2016 570,100 -800 586,385 744
August 2016 570,900 400 585,641 812