Auburn-Opelika, Alabama Job Growth
There were 66,400 jobs in Auburn, Alabama in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,913 employed persons for the month. Auburn lost 0 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 34 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Auburn 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.
Auburn, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Auburn 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 Auburn, Alabama
CES employment for Auburn peaked in May 2019 at 67,500. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Auburn according to the employer survey. From a trough of 66,400 in June 2019, Auburn has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in July 2019 for Auburn is at a new high of 73,913.
Employment: CES, CPS
Auburn, Alabama Employment History