Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 361,300 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 355,916 employed persons for the month. Greensboro added 1,200 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 472 (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 374,200. Since then 12,900 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 334,500 in February 2010, Greensboro has gained 26,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 356,164 for Greensboro in December 2006. 248 jobs have been lost in Greensboro since then according to the household survey. From a February 2010 low of 320,492, Greensboro has added 35,424 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History