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Glens Falls, New York Job Growth

There were 50,900 jobs in Glens Falls, New York in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,696 employed persons for the month. Glens Falls lost 200 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 448 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Glens Falls job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 50,900 -200 +4,100
CPS 55,696 -448 +3,706

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 6,100 jobs have been lost in Glens Falls according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,300 in April 2020, Glens Falls has gained 6,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 66,751 for Glens Falls in April 2006. 11,055 jobs have been lost in Glens Falls since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 46,941, Glens Falls has added 8,755 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Glens Falls, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 50,900 -200 55,696 -448
June 2021 51,100 -1,100 56,144 -399
May 2021 52,200 -600 56,543 -179
April 2021 52,800 200 56,722 -21
March 2021 52,600 400 56,743 43
February 2021 52,200 200 56,700 78
January 2021 52,000 300 56,622 226
December 2020 51,700 0 56,396 346
November 2020 51,700 800 56,050 520
October 2020 50,900 400 55,530 820
September 2020 50,500 3,000 54,710 1,148
August 2020 47,500 700 53,562 1,572