Huntsville, Alabama Job Growth
There were 241,400 jobs in Huntsville, Alabama in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 218,169 employed persons for the month. Huntsville added 600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,099 (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 in February 2019 is at a new high of 241,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 219,423 for Huntsville in November 2018. 1,254 jobs have been lost in Huntsville since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 217,070, Huntsville has added 1,099 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Huntsville, Alabama Employment History