Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 49,500 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,458 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville lost 200 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 135 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville 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.
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, North Carolina
CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in February 2018 at 49,800. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in May 2018 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 61,458.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History