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Binghamton, New York Job Growth

There were 104,400 jobs in Binghamton, New York in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 101,741 employed persons for the month. Binghamton added 100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 430 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Binghamton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 104,400 +100 +400
CPS 101,741 -430 -654

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 16,100 jobs have been lost in Binghamton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 102,400 in September 2015, Binghamton has gained 2,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 120,858 for Binghamton in February 2001. 19,117 jobs have been lost in Binghamton since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 100,773, Binghamton has added 968 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Binghamton, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 104,400 100 101,741 -430
June 2019 104,300 300 102,171 -432
May 2019 104,000 -200 102,603 -326
April 2019 104,200 400 102,929 -154
March 2019 103,800 -300 103,083 -66
February 2019 104,100 -300 103,149 -1
January 2019 104,400 500 103,150 160
December 2018 103,900 0 102,990 -21
November 2018 103,900 -300 103,011 15
October 2018 104,200 400 102,996 161
September 2018 103,800 -200 102,835 217
August 2018 104,000 0 102,618 223