Department of Numbers

Savannah, Georgia Job Growth

There were 201,200 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 194,619 employed persons for the month. Savannah added 700 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 140 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Savannah job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 201,200 +700 +8,000
CPS 194,619 -140 +3,404

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 in September 2022 is at a new high of 201,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 195,401 for Savannah in April 2022. 782 jobs have been lost in Savannah since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Savannah, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 201,200 700 194,619 -140
August 2022 200,500 500 194,759 -209
July 2022 200,000 700 194,968 -322
June 2022 199,300 900 195,290 12
May 2022 198,400 -100 195,278 -123
April 2022 198,500 -500 195,401 375
March 2022 199,000 1,300 195,026 918
February 2022 197,700 1,400 194,108 1,057
January 2022 196,300 600 193,051 1,117
December 2021 195,700 1,200 191,934 -51
November 2021 194,500 1,400 191,985 149
October 2021 193,100 -100 191,836 621