Ocean City, New Jersey Job Growth
There were 46,300 jobs in Ocean City, New Jersey in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 43,730 employed persons for the month. Ocean City added 2,500 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 852 (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 October 2018 is at a new high of 46,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,035 for Ocean City in July 2005. 10,305 jobs have been lost in Ocean City since then according to the household survey. From a August 2012 low of 42,035, Ocean City has added 1,695 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ocean City, New Jersey Employment History