Ithaca, New York Job Growth
There were 66,500 jobs in Ithaca, New York in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,023 employed persons for the month. Ithaca added 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 194 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ithaca job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Ithaca, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ithaca 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 Ithaca, New York
CES employment for Ithaca peaked in August 2018 at 67,000. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Ithaca according to the employer survey. From a trough of 66,200 in September 2018, Ithaca has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,042 for Ithaca in July 2008. 4,019 jobs have been lost in Ithaca since then according to the household survey. From a September 2015 low of 47,603, Ithaca has added 2,420 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ithaca, New York Employment History