Maryland Job Growth
There were 2,710,200 jobs in Maryland in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,053,470 employed persons for the month. Maryland added 100 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 8,723 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Maryland job growth compared to other states.
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Maryland Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Maryland 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 in Maryland
CES employment peaked in June 2016 for Maryland at 2,711,600. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in Maryland according to the employer survey. From a trough of 2,707,200 in August 2016, Maryland has gained 3,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Maryland for November 2016 is at a new high of 3,053,470.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maryland Employment History