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Lebanon, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 51,200 jobs in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 66,517 employed persons for the month. Lebanon added 300 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 83 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lebanon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 51,200 +300 +1,300
CPS 66,517 -83 +2,300

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lebanon 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 Lebanon, Pennsylvania

CES employment for Lebanon peaked in July 2019 at 54,200. Since then 3,000 jobs have been lost in Lebanon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,600 in April 2020, Lebanon has gained 6,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,650 for Lebanon in August 2008. 4,133 jobs have been lost in Lebanon since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 59,758, Lebanon has added 6,759 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 51,200 300 66,517 -83
June 2021 50,900 -200 66,600 -79
May 2021 51,100 200 66,679 31
April 2021 50,900 -100 66,648 -149
March 2021 51,000 100 66,797 -84
February 2021 50,900 200 66,881 -65
January 2021 50,700 500 66,946 -191
December 2020 50,200 -500 67,137 -29
November 2020 50,700 -100 67,166 -46
October 2020 50,800 100 67,212 -130
September 2020 50,700 400 67,342 2,425
August 2020 50,300 400 64,917 700