Department of Numbers

Huntsville, Alabama Job Growth

There were 256,500 jobs in Huntsville, Alabama in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 237,770 employed persons for the month. Huntsville added 1,100 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 916 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Huntsville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 256,500 +1,100 +6,600
CPS 237,770 +916 +5,481

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 in April 2022 is at a new high of 256,500.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Huntsville is at a new high of 237,770.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Huntsville, Alabama Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 256,500 1,100 237,770 916
March 2022 255,400 600 236,854 1,452
February 2022 254,800 1,200 235,402 1,343
January 2022 253,600 300 234,059 768
December 2021 253,300 600 233,291 32
November 2021 252,700 400 233,259 78
October 2021 252,300 300 233,181 119
September 2021 252,000 -1,100 233,062 61
August 2021 253,100 100 233,001 -28
July 2021 253,000 500 233,029 43
June 2021 252,500 1,300 232,986 213
May 2021 251,200 1,300 232,773 484