Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Maryland Job Growth
There were 103,500 jobs in Hagerstown, Maryland in January 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 128,250 employed persons for the month. Hagerstown added 1,100 jobs in January 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 311 (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 November 2018 at 106,800. Since then 3,300 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown according to the employer survey. From a trough of 90,200 in April 2020, Hagerstown has gained 13,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 131,085 for Hagerstown in November 2019. 2,835 jobs have been lost in Hagerstown since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 113,789, Hagerstown has added 14,461 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hagerstown, Maryland Employment History