Savannah, Georgia Job Growth
There were 178,400 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 180,407 employed persons for the month. Savannah lost 400 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,640 (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 July 2017 at 179,300. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Savannah according to the employer survey. From a trough of 176,600 in September 2017, Savannah has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2018 for Savannah is at a new high of 180,407.
Employment: CES, CPS
Savannah, Georgia Employment History