Department of Numbers

York-Hanover, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 188,800 jobs in York, Pennsylvania in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 230,698 employed persons for the month. York added 200 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 140 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare York job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 188,800 +200 +5,500
CPS 230,698 +140 +7,614

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

York, Pennsylvania Employment Changes

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

CES employment for York peaked in November 2019 at 189,100. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in York according to the employer survey. From a trough of 151,700 in April 2020, York has gained 37,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in November 2022 for York is at a new high of 230,698.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2022

York, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2022 188,800 200 230,698 140
October 2022 188,600 -100 230,558 844
September 2022 188,700 300 229,714 882
August 2022 188,400 400 228,832 534
July 2022 188,000 500 228,298 473
June 2022 187,500 900 227,825 467
May 2022 186,600 800 227,358 1,062
April 2022 185,800 600 226,296 819
March 2022 185,200 100 225,477 1,051
February 2022 185,100 1,300 224,426 757
January 2022 183,800 600 223,669 633
December 2021 183,200 -100 223,036 -48