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Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth

There were 52,700 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 64,375 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 100 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 5 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,700 +100 +1,400
CPS 64,375 -5 +1,962

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 July 2022 at 52,900. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 52,600 in August 2022, Jacksonville has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 64,380 for Jacksonville in August 2022. 5 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 52,700 100 64,375 -5
August 2022 52,600 -300 64,380 118
July 2022 52,900 500 64,262 210
June 2022 52,400 500 64,052 212
May 2022 51,900 100 63,840 302
April 2022 51,800 -200 63,538 246
March 2022 52,000 0 63,292 203
February 2022 52,000 100 63,089 173
January 2022 51,900 100 62,916 282
December 2021 51,800 300 62,634 -24
November 2021 51,500 100 62,658 33
October 2021 51,400 100 62,625 212