Alabama Job Growth
There were 2,072,900 jobs in Alabama in May 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,150,481 employed persons for the month. Alabama added 2,900 jobs in May 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 11,074 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Alabama job growth compared to other states.
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Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Alabama 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 in Alabama
CES employment in May 2019 for Alabama is at a new high of 2,072,900.
CPS employment in Alabama for May 2019 is at a new high of 2,150,481.
Employment: CES, CPS
Alabama Employment History