Department of Numbers

Georgia Job Growth

There were 4,834,900 jobs in Georgia in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 5,126,286 employed persons for the month. Georgia added 13,000 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 2,909 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 4,834,900 +13,000 +231,100
CPS 5,126,286 -2,909 +114,951

Georgia Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Georgia 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 in Georgia

CES employment in September 2022 for Georgia is at a new high of 4,834,900.

CPS employment in Georgia reached a maximum of 5,135,511 in July 2022. 9,225 jobs have been lost in Georgia since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 4,834,900 13,000 5,126,286 -2,909
August 2022 4,821,900 13,200 5,129,195 -6,316
July 2022 4,808,700 9,100 5,135,511 960
June 2022 4,799,600 15,900 5,134,551 10,405
May 2022 4,783,700 19,400 5,124,146 17,430
April 2022 4,764,300 17,800 5,106,716 20,648
March 2022 4,746,500 18,200 5,086,068 17,650
February 2022 4,728,300 28,600 5,068,418 21,131
January 2022 4,699,700 25,000 5,047,287 22,063
December 2021 4,674,700 23,300 5,025,224 -974
November 2021 4,651,400 17,100 5,026,198 2,575
October 2021 4,634,300 30,500 5,023,623 12,288