Department of Numbers

New York Job Growth

There were 9,634,900 jobs in New York in June 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 9,239,649 employed persons for the month. New York added 15,500 jobs in June 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 18,632 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is New York job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey June 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 9,634,900 +15,500 +107,700
CPS 9,239,649 +18,632 -27,078

New York Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for New York 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 in New York

CES employment in June 2018 for New York is at a new high of 9,634,900.

CPS employment in New York reached a maximum of 9,270,898 in July 2017. 31,249 jobs have been lost in New York since then according to the household survey. From a April 2018 low of 9,217,012, New York has added 22,637 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through June 2018

New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
June 2018 9,634,900 15,500 9,239,649 18,632
May 2018 9,619,400 16,900 9,221,017 4,005
April 2018 9,602,500 3,400 9,217,012 -9,452
March 2018 9,599,100 -3,100 9,226,464 -16,246
February 2018 9,602,200 28,300 9,242,710 -6,572
January 2018 9,573,900 900 9,249,282 -4,359
December 2017 9,573,000 5,400 9,253,641 -1,228
November 2017 9,567,600 21,600 9,254,869 -4,592
October 2017 9,546,000 800 9,259,461 -6,472
September 2017 9,545,200 3,600 9,265,933 -3,736
August 2017 9,541,600 16,200 9,269,669 -1,229
July 2017 9,525,400 -1,800 9,270,898 4,171