Maryland Job Growth
There were 2,748,200 jobs in Maryland in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,111,050 employed persons for the month. Maryland lost 4,100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 9,092 (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 peaked in January 2019 for Maryland at 2,764,300. Since then 16,100 jobs have been lost in Maryland according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Maryland for July 2019 is at a new high of 3,111,050.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maryland Employment History