Department of Numbers

Savannah, Georgia Job Growth

There were 180,800 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 177,766 employed persons for the month. Savannah added 1,000 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 980 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Savannah job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 180,800 +1,000 +4,700
CPS 177,766 +980 +5,612

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

Savannah, Georgia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Savannah 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 Savannah, Georgia

CES employment for Savannah in July 2017 is at a new high of 180,800.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Savannah is at a new high of 177,766.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Savannah, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 180,800 1,000 177,766 980
June 2017 179,800 800 176,786 1,093
May 2017 179,000 300 175,693 189
April 2017 178,700 -1,400 175,504 -632
March 2017 180,100 500 176,136 617
February 2017 179,600 -200 175,519 1,383
January 2017 179,800 2,300 174,136 1,046
December 2016 177,500 200 173,090 586
November 2016 177,300 1,300 172,504 583
October 2016 176,000 -200 171,921 15
September 2016 176,200 -100 171,906 -324
August 2016 176,300 200 172,230 76