Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama Job Growth
There were 539,700 jobs in Birmingham, Alabama in November 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 528,753 employed persons for the month. Birmingham added 400 jobs in November 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,632 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Birmingham 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.
Birmingham, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Birmingham 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 Birmingham, Alabama
CES employment for Birmingham in November 2018 is at a new high of 539,700.
CPS employment in November 2018 for Birmingham is at a new high of 528,753.
Employment: CES, CPS
Birmingham, Alabama Employment History