Department of Numbers

Glens Falls, New York Job Growth

There were 53,000 jobs in Glens Falls, New York in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,384 employed persons for the month. Glens Falls added 200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 247 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Glens Falls job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 53,000 +200 +1,800
CPS 57,384 +247 +1,963

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

Glens Falls, New York Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Glens Falls peaked in November 2007 at 57,000. Since then 4,000 jobs have been lost in Glens Falls according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,600 in May 2020, Glens Falls has gained 8,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 66,751 for Glens Falls in April 2006. 9,367 jobs have been lost in Glens Falls since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 48,516, Glens Falls has added 8,868 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Glens Falls, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 53,000 200 57,384 247
March 2022 52,800 200 57,137 352
February 2022 52,600 0 56,785 316
January 2022 52,600 400 56,469 353
December 2021 52,200 300 56,116 5
November 2021 51,900 300 56,111 80
October 2021 51,600 500 56,031 210
September 2021 51,100 900 55,821 210
August 2021 50,200 -1,100 55,611 138
July 2021 51,300 600 55,473 69
June 2021 50,700 -400 55,404 0
May 2021 51,100 -100 55,404 -17