Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Arkansas Job Growth
There were 261,100 jobs in Fayetteville, Arkansas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 267,541 employed persons for the month. Fayetteville added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 609 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fayetteville 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.
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville, Arkansas
CES employment for Fayetteville in October 2018 is at a new high of 261,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 268,776 for Fayetteville in May 2018. 1,235 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville since then according to the household survey. From a August 2018 low of 266,894, Fayetteville has added 647 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment History