Leominster-Gardner, Massachusetts Job Growth
There were 51,800 jobs in Leominster, Massachusetts in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,444 employed persons for the month. Leominster lost 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 39 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Leominster 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.
Leominster, Massachusetts Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Leominster 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 Leominster, Massachusetts
CES employment for Leominster peaked in April 2000 at 54,500. Since then 2,700 jobs have been lost in Leominster according to the employer survey. From a trough of 47,700 in May 2012, Leominster has gained 4,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 73,484 for Leominster in October 2016. 40 jobs have been lost in Leominster since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Leominster, Massachusetts Employment History