Maryland Job Growth
There were 2,749,700 jobs in Maryland in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,097,535 employed persons for the month. Maryland added 4,600 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 434 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Maryland job growth compared to other states.
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Maryland Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Maryland 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 in Maryland
CES employment in August 2018 for Maryland is at a new high of 2,749,700.
CPS employment in Maryland for August 2018 is at a new high of 3,097,535.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maryland Employment History