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Binghamton, New York Job Growth

There were 96,900 jobs in Binghamton, New York in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 100,308 employed persons for the month. Binghamton lost 500 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 328 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Binghamton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 96,900 -500 +2,100
CPS 100,308 +328 +2,400

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 23,600 jobs have been lost in Binghamton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 82,800 in April 2020, Binghamton has gained 14,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 120,867 for Binghamton in February 2001. 20,559 jobs have been lost in Binghamton since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 86,570, Binghamton has added 13,738 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Binghamton, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 96,900 -500 100,308 328
March 2022 97,400 200 99,980 521
February 2022 97,200 300 99,459 488
January 2022 96,900 1,100 98,971 479
December 2021 95,800 300 98,492 -6
November 2021 95,500 500 98,498 58
October 2021 95,000 -100 98,440 170
September 2021 95,100 -200 98,270 195
August 2021 95,300 900 98,075 140
July 2021 94,400 400 97,935 76
June 2021 94,000 -600 97,859 1
May 2021 94,600 -200 97,858 -50