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Leominster-Gardner, Massachusetts Job Growth

There were 53,300 jobs in Leominster, Massachusetts in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 76,837 employed persons for the month. Leominster lost 0 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 515 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Leominster job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 53,300 0 +700
CPS 76,837 +515 +2,311

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 April 2000 at 54,500. Since then 1,200 jobs have been lost in Leominster according to the employer survey. From a trough of 47,700 in May 2012, Leominster has gained 5,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in April 2018 for Leominster is at a new high of 76,837.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Leominster, Massachusetts Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 53,300 0 76,837 515
March 2018 53,300 -100 76,322 345
February 2018 53,400 200 75,977 637
January 2018 53,200 100 75,340 421
December 2017 53,100 400 74,919 48
November 2017 52,700 -500 74,871 -51
October 2017 53,200 100 74,922 -46
September 2017 53,100 200 74,968 128
August 2017 52,900 -200 74,840 173
July 2017 53,100 300 74,667 161
June 2017 52,800 200 74,506 54
May 2017 52,600 0 74,452 -74