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Binghamton, New York Job Growth

There were 103,800 jobs in Binghamton, New York in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 100,919 employed persons for the month. Binghamton lost 0 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 494 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Binghamton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 103,800 0 -600
CPS 100,919 -494 -2,720

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 120,600. Since then 16,800 jobs have been lost in Binghamton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 103,100 in June 2015, Binghamton has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 120,916 for Binghamton in March 2001. 19,997 jobs have been lost in Binghamton since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2018

Binghamton, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2018 103,800 0 100,919 -494
February 2018 103,800 -200 101,413 -463
January 2018 104,000 -100 101,876 54
December 2017 104,100 200 101,822 -182
November 2017 103,900 0 102,004 -391
October 2017 103,900 100 102,395 -263
September 2017 103,800 0 102,658 71
August 2017 103,800 400 102,587 -14
July 2017 103,400 -700 102,601 -236
June 2017 104,100 200 102,837 -315
May 2017 103,900 -400 103,152 -345
April 2017 104,300 -100 103,497 -142