Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, Maryland Job Growth
There were 1,394,800 jobs in Baltimore, Maryland in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,425,729 employed persons for the month. Baltimore added 1,100 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 5,105 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Baltimore 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.
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 peaked in June 2016 at 1,402,700. Since then 7,900 jobs have been lost in Baltimore according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,393,700 in October 2016, Baltimore has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in November 2016 for Baltimore is at a new high of 1,425,729.
Employment: CES, CPS
Baltimore, Maryland Employment History