Department of Numbers

Savannah, Georgia Job Growth

There were 198,100 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 195,399 employed persons for the month. Savannah lost 900 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 373 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Savannah job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 198,100 -900 +11,400
CPS 195,399 +373 +8,187

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 March 2022 at 199,000. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Savannah according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Savannah is at a new high of 195,399.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Savannah, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 198,100 -900 195,399 373
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
September 2021 193,200 -500 191,215 770
August 2021 193,700 -600 190,445 807
July 2021 194,300 4,900 189,638 846
June 2021 189,400 1,200 188,792 793
May 2021 188,200 1,500 187,999 787