Springfield, Ohio Job Growth
There were 49,900 jobs in Springfield, Ohio in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,407 employed persons for the month. Springfield lost 100 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 120 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Springfield 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.
Springfield, Ohio Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Springfield 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 Springfield, Ohio
CES employment for Springfield peaked in June 2000 at 58,000. Since then 8,100 jobs have been lost in Springfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 48,800 in January 2010, Springfield has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 69,695 for Springfield in May 2001. 9,288 jobs have been lost in Springfield since then according to the household survey. From a December 2016 low of 59,330, Springfield has added 1,077 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Springfield, Ohio Employment History