Department of Numbers

New Haven, Connecticut Job Growth

There were 299,100 jobs in New Haven, Connecticut in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 322,288 employed persons for the month. New Haven added 1,200 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 148 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare New Haven job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 299,100 +1,200 +6,900
CPS 322,288 +148 +11,383

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

New Haven, Connecticut Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for New Haven 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 New Haven, Connecticut

CES employment for New Haven in November 2022 is at a new high of 299,100.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 330,058 for New Haven in February 2020. 7,770 jobs have been lost in New Haven since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 295,993, New Haven has added 26,295 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2022

New Haven, Connecticut Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2022 299,100 1,200 322,288 148
October 2022 297,900 1,800 322,140 96
September 2022 296,100 2,100 322,044 447
August 2022 294,000 400 321,597 309
July 2022 293,600 1,800 321,288 670
June 2022 291,800 -200 320,618 1,402
May 2022 292,000 -1,500 319,216 1,240
April 2022 293,500 -1,000 317,976 1,071
March 2022 294,500 700 316,905 2,529
February 2022 293,800 1,300 314,376 1,879
January 2022 292,500 1,100 312,497 1,735
December 2021 291,400 -800 310,762 -143