Massachusetts Job Growth
There were 3,563,500 jobs in Massachusetts in June 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,450,153 employed persons for the month. Massachusetts added 16,400 jobs in June 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,500 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Massachusetts job growth compared to other states.
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Massachusetts Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts
CES employment in June 2016 for Massachusetts is at a new high of 3,563,500.
CPS employment in Massachusetts reached a maximum of 3,451,653 in May 2016. 1,500 jobs have been lost in Massachusetts since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Massachusetts Employment History