Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia Job Growth
There were 242,500 jobs in Augusta, Georgia in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 261,958 employed persons for the month. Augusta added 900 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,803 (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 February 2018 is at a new high of 242,500.
CPS employment in February 2018 for Augusta is at a new high of 261,958.
Employment: CES, CPS
Augusta, Georgia Employment History