Pennsylvania Job Growth
There were 6,037,800 jobs in Pennsylvania in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 6,208,640 employed persons for the month. Pennsylvania lost 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 14,196 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Pennsylvania job growth compared to other states.
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Pennsylvania Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
CES employment peaked in January 2019 for Pennsylvania at 6,038,000. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Pennsylvania according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Pennsylvania for February 2019 is at a new high of 6,208,640.
Employment: CES, CPS
Pennsylvania Employment History