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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 45,300 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 44,301 employed persons for the month. Mansfield added 1,000 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,854 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 45,300 +1,000 -6,800
CPS 44,301 +1,854 -5,629

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Mansfield, Ohio Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mansfield 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 Mansfield, Ohio

CES employment for Mansfield peaked in September 2000 at 62,100. Since then 16,800 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,300 in April 2020, Mansfield has gained 1,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,276 for Mansfield in December 2000. 15,975 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 42,447, Mansfield has added 1,854 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2020

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2020 45,300 1,000 44,301 1,854
April 2020 44,300 -6,400 42,447 -5,849
March 2020 50,700 -1,000 48,296 -1,380
February 2020 51,700 500 49,676 -16
January 2020 51,200 -800 49,692 -27
December 2019 52,000 300 49,719 32
November 2019 51,700 400 49,687 17
October 2019 51,300 -500 49,670 2
September 2019 51,800 0 49,668 -22
August 2019 51,800 0 49,690 -51
July 2019 51,800 -200 49,741 -83
June 2019 52,000 -100 49,824 -106