Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Maryland Job Growth
There were 108,600 jobs in Hagerstown, Maryland in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 127,264 employed persons for the month. Hagerstown added 1,100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 19 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hagerstown 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.
Hagerstown, Maryland Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hagerstown 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 Hagerstown, Maryland
CES employment for Hagerstown peaked in November 2016 at 109,200. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown according to the employer survey. From a trough of 106,400 in July 2017, Hagerstown has gained 2,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 127,643 for Hagerstown in June 2017. 379 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown since then according to the household survey. From a August 2017 low of 127,237, Hagerstown has added 27 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hagerstown, Maryland Employment History