Ocean City, New Jersey Job Growth
There were 47,800 jobs in Ocean City, New Jersey in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,518 employed persons for the month. Ocean City added 300 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 118 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ocean 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.
Ocean City, New Jersey Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ocean 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 Ocean City, New Jersey
CES employment for Ocean City in February 2021 is at a new high of 47,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,983 for Ocean City in July 2005. 8,465 jobs have been lost in Ocean City since then according to the household survey. From a July 2020 low of 27,999, Ocean City has added 17,519 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ocean City, New Jersey Employment History