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Auburn-Opelika, Alabama Job Growth

There were 69,700 jobs in Auburn, Alabama in July 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 77,119 employed persons for the month. Auburn added 400 jobs in July 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 117 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Auburn job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 69,700 +400 +2,800
CPS 77,119 +117 +2,917

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 in July 2022 is at a new high of 69,700.

CPS employment in July 2022 for Auburn is at a new high of 77,119.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2022

Auburn, Alabama Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2022 69,700 400 77,119 117
June 2022 69,300 700 77,002 200
May 2022 68,600 200 76,802 278
April 2022 68,400 500 76,524 300
March 2022 67,900 400 76,224 493
February 2022 67,500 100 75,731 504
January 2022 67,400 300 75,227 387
December 2021 67,100 200 74,840 0
November 2021 66,900 100 74,840 75
October 2021 66,800 200 74,765 203
September 2021 66,600 -100 74,562 217
August 2021 66,700 -200 74,345 143