Savannah, Georgia Job Growth
There were 180,200 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 177,656 employed persons for the month. Savannah lost 1,400 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,246 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Savannah 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.
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 peaked in August 2017 at 181,900. Since then 1,700 jobs have been lost in Savannah according to the employer survey. From a trough of 179,400 in September 2017, Savannah has gained 800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 178,938 for Savannah in August 2017. 1,282 jobs have been lost in Savannah since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Savannah, Georgia Employment History