Williamsport, Pennsylvania Job Growth
There were 43,300 jobs in Williamsport, Pennsylvania in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,861 employed persons for the month. Williamsport added 1,800 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,998 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Williamsport 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.
Williamsport, Pennsylvania Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Williamsport 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 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
CES employment for Williamsport peaked in March 2012 at 57,200. Since then 13,900 jobs have been lost in Williamsport according to the employer survey. From a trough of 41,500 in April 2020, Williamsport has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 58,272 for Williamsport in February 2012. 12,411 jobs have been lost in Williamsport since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 43,863, Williamsport has added 1,998 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Williamsport, Pennsylvania Employment History