Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 346,000 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in May 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 339,813 employed persons for the month. Greensboro added 700 jobs in May 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 425 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greensboro 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.
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greensboro 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 Greensboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Greensboro peaked in July 2000 at 373,600. Since then 27,600 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 315,100 in April 2020, Greensboro has gained 30,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 360,195 for Greensboro in February 2020. 20,382 jobs have been lost in Greensboro since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 290,185, Greensboro has added 49,628 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History