Ohio Job Growth
There were 5,655,900 jobs in Ohio in October 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 5,601,604 employed persons for the month. Ohio added 7,700 jobs in October 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 17,457 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Ohio job growth compared to other states.
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Ohio Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Ohio 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 in Ohio
CES employment in October 2023 for Ohio is at a new high of 5,655,900.
CPS employment in Ohio reached a maximum of 5,689,064 in February 2007. 87,460 jobs have been lost in Ohio since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 4,646,478, Ohio has added 955,126 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ohio Employment History