Farmington, New Mexico Job Growth
There were 46,000 jobs in Farmington, New Mexico in March 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 47,863 employed persons for the month. Farmington added 100 jobs in March 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 130 (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 7,600 jobs have been lost in Farmington according to the employer survey. From a trough of 40,400 in May 2020, Farmington has gained 5,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,695 for Farmington in October 2008. 6,832 jobs have been lost in Farmington since then according to the household survey. From a June 2020 low of 42,779, Farmington has added 5,084 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Farmington, New Mexico Employment History