Maryland Job Growth
There were 2,746,300 jobs in Maryland in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,082,080 employed persons for the month. Maryland lost 7,200 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 11,869 (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 February 2017 for Maryland at 2,753,500. Since then 7,200 jobs have been lost in Maryland according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Maryland for March 2017 is at a new high of 3,082,080.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maryland Employment History