Johnson City, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 79,300 jobs in Johnson City, Tennessee in May 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 86,287 employed persons for the month. Johnson City added 600 jobs in May 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 107 (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 December 2019 at 81,900. Since then 2,600 jobs have been lost in Johnson City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 73,000 in April 2020, Johnson City has gained 6,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 95,272 for Johnson City in January 2007. 8,985 jobs have been lost in Johnson City since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 74,898, Johnson City has added 11,389 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Johnson City, Tennessee Employment History