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Toledo, Ohio Job Growth

There were 304,300 jobs in Toledo, Ohio in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 287,086 employed persons for the month. Toledo added 3,200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,636 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Toledo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 304,300 +3,200 +12,000
CPS 287,086 +1,636 +10,022

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 26,500 jobs have been lost in Toledo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 244,900 in April 2020, Toledo has gained 59,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 302,529 for Toledo in February 2001. 15,443 jobs have been lost in Toledo since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 228,772, Toledo has added 58,314 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Toledo, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 304,300 3,200 287,086 1,636
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
September 2021 292,300 -600 279,658 708
August 2021 292,900 1,200 278,950 748
July 2021 291,700 -700 278,202 653
June 2021 292,400 500 277,549 367
May 2021 291,900 -400 277,182 118