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Binghamton, New York Job Growth

There were 94,300 jobs in Binghamton, New York in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 96,667 employed persons for the month. Binghamton lost 0 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 14 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Binghamton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,300 0 +3,500
CPS 96,667 +14 +2,259

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Binghamton, New York Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Binghamton 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 Binghamton, New York

CES employment for Binghamton peaked in April 2001 at 120,500. Since then 26,200 jobs have been lost in Binghamton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 83,100 in April 2020, Binghamton has gained 11,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 120,867 for Binghamton in February 2001. 24,200 jobs have been lost in Binghamton since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 83,285, Binghamton has added 13,382 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Binghamton, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 94,300 0 96,667 14
June 2021 94,300 100 96,653 -141
May 2021 94,200 300 96,794 -226
April 2021 93,900 300 97,020 -137
March 2021 93,600 100 97,157 -205
February 2021 93,500 -300 97,362 -185
January 2021 93,800 700 97,547 -13
December 2020 93,100 300 97,560 380
November 2020 92,800 -300 97,180 467
October 2020 93,100 -500 96,713 476
September 2020 93,600 1,600 96,237 702
August 2020 92,000 1,200 95,535 1,127