Albany, Georgia Job Growth
There were 56,800 jobs in Albany, Georgia in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 54,946 employed persons for the month. Albany lost 6,200 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 8,530 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Albany 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.
Albany, Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Albany 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 Albany, Georgia
CES employment for Albany peaked in April 2006 at 65,400. Since then 8,600 jobs have been lost in Albany according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 72,843 for Albany in June 2008. 17,897 jobs have been lost in Albany since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Albany, Georgia Employment History