Memphis, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 653,500 jobs in Memphis, Tennessee in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 614,702 employed persons for the month. Memphis added 2,000 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,914 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Memphis 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.
Memphis, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Memphis 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 Memphis, Tennessee
CES employment for Memphis in March 2018 is at a new high of 653,500.
CPS employment in March 2018 for Memphis is at a new high of 614,702.
Employment: CES, CPS
Memphis, Tennessee Employment History