Huntsville, Alabama Job Growth
There were 247,200 jobs in Huntsville, Alabama in April 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 229,187 employed persons for the month. Huntsville lost 2,200 jobs in April 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 360 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Huntsville 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.
Huntsville, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Huntsville 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 Huntsville, Alabama
CES employment for Huntsville peaked in February 2020 at 249,400. Since then 2,200 jobs have been lost in Huntsville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 223,700 in April 2020, Huntsville has gained 23,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in April 2021 for Huntsville is at a new high of 229,187.
Employment: CES, CPS
Huntsville, Alabama Employment History