Department of Numbers

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 52,700 jobs in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,802 employed persons for the month. Lebanon added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 117 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lebanon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,700 +100 +400
CPS 67,802 -117 +471

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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 52,700.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,813 for Lebanon in August 2008. 3,011 jobs have been lost in Lebanon since then according to the household survey. From a February 2010 low of 64,013, Lebanon has added 3,789 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 52,700 100 67,802 -117
September 2018 52,600 200 67,919 300
August 2018 52,400 0 67,619 -264
July 2018 52,400 0 67,883 154
June 2018 52,400 -200 67,729 405
May 2018 52,600 100 67,324 495
April 2018 52,500 100 66,829 -238
March 2018 52,400 100 67,067 -386
February 2018 52,300 0 67,453 309
January 2018 52,300 0 67,144 -148
December 2017 52,300 -100 67,292 66
November 2017 52,400 100 67,226 -105