Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York Job Growth
There were 475,200 jobs in Albany, New York in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 442,947 employed persons for the month. Albany added 3,100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 6,304 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Albany 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.
Albany, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Albany 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 Albany, New York
CES employment for Albany in October 2018 is at a new high of 475,200.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Albany is at a new high of 442,947.
Employment: CES, CPS
Albany, New York Employment History