Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 344,800 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 336,619 employed persons for the month. Greensboro lost 1,000 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,232 (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 28,800 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 315,100 in April 2020, Greensboro has gained 29,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 360,476 for Greensboro in December 2019. 23,857 jobs have been lost in Greensboro since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 284,956, Greensboro has added 51,663 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History