Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 993,100 jobs in Nashville, Tennessee in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 993,378 employed persons for the month. Nashville added 6,400 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 7,694 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Nashville 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.
Nashville, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Nashville 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 Nashville, Tennessee
CES employment for Nashville in January 2018 is at a new high of 993,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 994,319 for Nashville in September 2017. 941 jobs have been lost in Nashville since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 983,617, Nashville has added 9,761 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nashville, Tennessee Employment History