Cleveland, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 48,200 jobs in Cleveland, Tennessee in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,352 employed persons for the month. Cleveland lost 200 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 27 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cleveland 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.
Cleveland, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Cleveland 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 Cleveland, Tennessee
CES employment for Cleveland peaked in October 2015 at 49,700. Since then 1,500 jobs have been lost in Cleveland according to the employer survey. From a trough of 45,100 in April 2020, Cleveland has gained 3,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 58,920 for Cleveland in November 2019. 1,568 jobs have been lost in Cleveland since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 49,164, Cleveland has added 8,188 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Cleveland, Tennessee Employment History