Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania Job Growth
There were 348,500 jobs in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 287,157 employed persons for the month. Harrisburg added 500 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 858 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Harrisburg job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Harrisburg 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 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
CES employment for Harrisburg in October 2018 is at a new high of 348,500.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Harrisburg is at a new high of 287,157.
Employment: CES, CPS
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Employment History