Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia Job Growth
There were 245,800 jobs in Augusta, Georgia in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 259,412 employed persons for the month. Augusta added 900 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 845 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Augusta 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.
Augusta, Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Augusta 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 Augusta, Georgia
CES employment for Augusta in April 2019 is at a new high of 245,800.
CPS employment in April 2019 for Augusta is at a new high of 259,412.
Employment: CES, CPS
Augusta, Georgia Employment History