Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 361,500 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in October 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 353,524 employed persons for the month. Greensboro lost 1,400 jobs in October 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,663 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greensboro 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.
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greensboro 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 Greensboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Greensboro peaked in July 2000 at 374,200. Since then 12,700 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 334,500 in February 2010, Greensboro has gained 27,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 356,353 for Greensboro in December 2006. 2,829 jobs have been lost in Greensboro since then according to the household survey. From a February 2010 low of 319,710, Greensboro has added 33,814 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History