Savannah, Georgia Job Growth
There were 185,600 jobs in Savannah, Georgia in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 181,542 employed persons for the month. Savannah lost 1,100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 163 (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 June 2019 at 186,700. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Savannah according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 182,342 for Savannah in April 2018. 800 jobs have been lost in Savannah since then according to the household survey. From a May 2019 low of 180,977, Savannah has added 565 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Savannah, Georgia Employment History