Savannah, Georgia Job Growth
There were 179,000 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 178,730 employed persons for the month. Savannah lost 0 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 689 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Savannah 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.
Savannah, Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Savannah 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 Savannah, Georgia
CES employment for Savannah peaked in May 2018 at 180,200. Since then 1,200 jobs have been lost in Savannah according to the employer survey. From a trough of 178,400 in August 2018, Savannah has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 181,464 for Savannah in June 2018. 2,734 jobs have been lost in Savannah since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Savannah, Georgia Employment History