Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Maryland Job Growth
There were 105,700 jobs in Hagerstown, Maryland in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 126,420 employed persons for the month. Hagerstown added 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 33 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hagerstown 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.
Hagerstown, Maryland Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hagerstown 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 Hagerstown, Maryland
CES employment for Hagerstown peaked in December 2017 at 106,500. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown according to the employer survey. From a trough of 105,500 in January 2018, Hagerstown has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 127,643 for Hagerstown in June 2017. 1,223 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hagerstown, Maryland Employment History