Johnstown, Pennsylvania Job Growth
There were 55,600 jobs in Johnstown, Pennsylvania in September 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,112 employed persons for the month. Johnstown lost 100 jobs in September 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 439 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Johnstown 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.
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Johnstown 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 Johnstown, Pennsylvania
CES employment for Johnstown peaked in January 2008 at 62,500. Since then 6,900 jobs have been lost in Johnstown according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,000 in August 2017, Johnstown has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 65,630 for Johnstown in October 2008. 9,518 jobs have been lost in Johnstown since then according to the household survey. From a April 2018 low of 55,499, Johnstown has added 613 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Employment History