Lancaster, Pennsylvania Job Growth
There were 258,000 jobs in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in September 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 272,770 employed persons for the month. Lancaster added 700 jobs in September 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 749 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lancaster 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.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lancaster 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 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
CES employment for Lancaster in September 2018 is at a new high of 258,000.
CPS employment in September 2018 for Lancaster is at a new high of 272,770.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lancaster, Pennsylvania Employment History