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Glens Falls, New York Job Growth

There were 52,400 jobs in Glens Falls, New York in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,414 employed persons for the month. Glens Falls lost 200 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 162 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Glens Falls job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,400 -200 +700
CPS 55,414 +162 -636

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 4,600 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 8,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 66,751 for Glens Falls in April 2006. 11,337 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 8,473 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Glens Falls, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 52,400 -200 55,414 162
October 2021 52,600 100 55,252 167
September 2021 52,500 800 55,085 132
August 2021 51,700 500 54,953 -775
July 2021 51,200 100 55,728 -416
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