Ann Arbor, Michigan Job Growth
There were 223,100 jobs in Ann Arbor, Michigan in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 189,876 employed persons for the month. Ann Arbor lost 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 418 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ann Arbor 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.
Ann Arbor, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ann Arbor 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 Ann Arbor, Michigan
CES employment for Ann Arbor peaked in August 2018 at 225,200. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in Ann Arbor according to the employer survey. From a trough of 222,500 in October 2018, Ann Arbor has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 190,257 for Ann Arbor in July 2018. 381 jobs have been lost in Ann Arbor since then according to the household survey. From a December 2018 low of 189,180, Ann Arbor has added 696 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ann Arbor, Michigan Employment History