Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, Maryland Job Growth
There were 1,419,100 jobs in Baltimore, Maryland in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,447,375 employed persons for the month. Baltimore added 6,100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 4,480 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Baltimore job growth to job growth in other cities.
|Employment Survey||November 2017||Month/Month||Year/Year|
Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Baltimore, Maryland Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Baltimore 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 Baltimore, Maryland
CES employment for Baltimore in November 2017 is at a new high of 1,419,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,456,643 for Baltimore in September 2017. 9,268 jobs have been lost in Baltimore since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Baltimore, Maryland Employment History