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Leominster-Gardner, Massachusetts Job Growth

There were 48,800 jobs in Leominster, Massachusetts in May 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,156 employed persons for the month. Leominster lost 0 jobs in May 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 243 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Leominster job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,800 0 +4,700
CPS 73,156 +243 +9,610

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Leominster, Massachusetts Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Leominster 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 Leominster, Massachusetts

CES employment for Leominster peaked in August 2018 at 54,600. Since then 5,800 jobs have been lost in Leominster according to the employer survey. From a trough of 43,500 in April 2020, Leominster has gained 5,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,943 for Leominster in August 2018. 4,787 jobs have been lost in Leominster since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 59,645, Leominster has added 13,511 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2021

Leominster, Massachusetts Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2021 48,800 0 73,156 243
April 2021 48,800 -200 72,913 236
March 2021 49,000 300 72,677 285
February 2021 48,700 400 72,392 312
January 2021 48,300 800 72,080 324
December 2020 47,500 -500 71,756 328
November 2020 48,000 100 71,428 454
October 2020 47,900 -500 70,974 640
September 2020 48,400 300 70,334 901
August 2020 48,100 1,200 69,433 1,285
July 2020 46,900 900 68,148 1,883
June 2020 46,000 1,900 66,265 2,719