Farmington, New Mexico Job Growth
There were 49,200 jobs in Farmington, New Mexico in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,167 employed persons for the month. Farmington added 300 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 393 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Farmington 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.
Farmington, New Mexico Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Farmington 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 Farmington, New Mexico
CES employment for Farmington peaked in September 2008 at 53,600. Since then 4,400 jobs have been lost in Farmington according to the employer survey. From a trough of 47,800 in October 2016, Farmington has gained 1,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 55,179 for Farmington in September 2008. 5,012 jobs have been lost in Farmington since then according to the household survey. From a August 2017 low of 48,104, Farmington has added 2,063 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Farmington, New Mexico Employment History