Kingston, New York Job Growth
There were 63,700 jobs in Kingston, New York in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 87,360 employed persons for the month. Kingston added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 792 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Kingston 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.
Kingston, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Kingston 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 Kingston, New York
CES employment for Kingston peaked in December 2002 at 65,099. Since then 1,399 jobs have been lost in Kingston according to the employer survey. From a trough of 58,600 in January 2013, Kingston has gained 5,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 88,941 for Kingston in October 2006. 1,581 jobs have been lost in Kingston since then according to the household survey. From a December 2009 low of 81,628, Kingston has added 5,732 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kingston, New York Employment History