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Toledo, Ohio Job Growth

There were 304,200 jobs in Toledo, Ohio in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 289,636 employed persons for the month. Toledo lost 1,200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 846 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Toledo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 304,200 -1,200 +11,900
CPS 289,636 -846 +9,978

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

Toledo, Ohio Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Toledo peaked in April 2000 at 330,800. Since then 26,600 jobs have been lost in Toledo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 244,900 in April 2020, Toledo has gained 59,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 302,529 for Toledo in February 2001. 12,893 jobs have been lost in Toledo since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 228,772, Toledo has added 60,864 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Toledo, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 304,200 -1,200 289,636 -846
August 2022 305,400 -1,000 290,482 -39
July 2022 306,400 800 290,521 1,098
June 2022 305,600 2,200 289,423 966
May 2022 303,400 500 288,457 1,624
April 2022 302,900 1,800 286,833 1,383
March 2022 301,100 1,400 285,450 1,710
February 2022 299,700 1,000 283,740 1,799
January 2022 298,700 1,600 281,941 1,830
December 2021 297,100 2,000 280,111 -62
November 2021 295,100 300 280,173 55
October 2021 294,800 2,500 280,118 460