Ithaca, New York Job Growth
There were 66,900 jobs in Ithaca, New York in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 49,534 employed persons for the month. Ithaca lost 0 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 73 (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 2019 at 67,600. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Ithaca according to the employer survey. From a trough of 66,900 in September 2019, Ithaca has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,022 for Ithaca in July 2008. 4,488 jobs have been lost in Ithaca since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 47,479, Ithaca has added 2,055 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ithaca, New York Employment History