Jackson, Michigan Job Growth
There were 44,900 jobs in Jackson, Michigan in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 54,263 employed persons for the month. Jackson lost 13,000 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 15,563 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jackson 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.
Jackson, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jackson 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 Jackson, Michigan
CES employment for Jackson peaked in August 2000 at 65,600. Since then 20,700 jobs have been lost in Jackson according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,042 for Jackson in December 2000. 22,779 jobs have been lost in Jackson since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jackson, Michigan Employment History