Department of Numbers

Ann Arbor, Michigan Job Growth

There were 227,400 jobs in Ann Arbor, Michigan in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 192,712 employed persons for the month. Ann Arbor added 1,100 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 855 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ann Arbor job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 227,400 +1,100 +12,100
CPS 192,712 +855 +7,299

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Ann Arbor, Michigan Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ann Arbor 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 Ann Arbor, Michigan

CES employment for Ann Arbor in November 2016 is at a new high of 227,400.

CPS employment in November 2016 for Ann Arbor is at a new high of 192,712.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Ann Arbor, Michigan Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 227,400 1,100 192,712 855
October 2016 226,300 2,300 191,857 645
September 2016 224,000 2,200 191,212 1,678
August 2016 221,800 1,100 189,534 640
July 2016 220,700 -1,500 188,894 -458
June 2016 222,200 3,500 189,352 6
May 2016 218,700 -4,800 189,346 -1,872
April 2016 223,500 900 191,218 659
March 2016 222,600 2,000 190,559 941
February 2016 220,600 2,500 189,618 1,662
January 2016 218,100 1,300 187,956 1,847
December 2015 216,800 1,500 186,109 696