Maryland Job Growth
There were 2,782,900 jobs in Maryland in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,119,180 employed persons for the month. Maryland added 5,400 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 10,018 (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 in November 2017 for Maryland is at a new high of 2,782,900.
CPS employment in Maryland reached a maximum of 3,129,511 in September 2017. 10,331 jobs have been lost in Maryland since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maryland Employment History