Akron Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -3,700
  • Month Over Month: -1.1%
  • 3 Month Average: -433
  • Year Over Year: -1.9%
State +9,800
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 5,833
  • Year Over Year: +0.5%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 4.0%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.03%
  • Year Over Year: -0.9%
State 4.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.1%
  • Year Over Year: -0.2%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance +100
  • From Last Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 12
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Telecommunications +100
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 23
  • From Last Year: -2.6%
Accommodation & Food Services -600
  • From Last Month: -2.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 29
  • From Last Year: -3.0%
Manufacturing -100
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 39
  • From Last Year: -1.8%
Retail Trade -200
  • From Last Month: -0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 37
  • From Last Year: +0.3%
Transportation & Warehousing +4,100
  • From Last Month: +1.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 220
  • From Last Year: +1.5%
Air Transportation 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 10
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
0
  • From Last Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0
  • From Last Year: %
Chemical Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 46
  • From Last Year: -0.2%
Goods Producing -1,000
  • From Last Month: -1.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 54
  • From Last Year: -0.9%
Hospitals +400
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 261
  • From Last Year: +2.4%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 21
  • From Last Year: +1.4%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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