Bay City, Michigan Job Growth
There were 28,400 jobs in Bay City, Michigan in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 39,846 employed persons for the month. Bay City added 700 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,138 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bay City 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.
Bay City, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bay City 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 Bay City, Michigan
CES employment for Bay City peaked in April 2000 at 42,400. Since then 14,000 jobs have been lost in Bay City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 27,700 in April 2020, Bay City has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,826 for Bay City in April 2000. 14,980 jobs have been lost in Bay City since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 36,708, Bay City has added 3,138 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bay City, Michigan Employment History