Johnson City, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 80,300 jobs in Johnson City, Tennessee in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 86,992 employed persons for the month. Johnson City added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 377 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Johnson City 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.
Johnson City, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Johnson City 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 Johnson City, Tennessee
CES employment for Johnson City peaked in January 2008 at 80,500. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Johnson City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 74,900 in October 2010, Johnson City has gained 5,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 96,102 for Johnson City in December 2006. 9,110 jobs have been lost in Johnson City since then according to the household survey. From a August 2014 low of 81,892, Johnson City has added 5,100 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Johnson City, Tennessee Employment History