Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +2,200
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 4,933
  • Year Over Year: +2.7%
State +300
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3,900
  • Year Over Year: +2.1%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.13%
  • Year Over Year: -0.3%
State 3.9%
  • Month Over Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.57%
  • Year Over Year: -0.1%
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 +900
  • From Last Month: +1.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 82
  • From Last Year: +6.6%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 9
  • From Last Year: +1.1%
Accommodation & Food Services +1,200
  • From Last Month: +1.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 116
  • From Last Year: +2.6%
Manufacturing +700
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 111
  • From Last Year: +1.9%
Retail Trade +300
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 131
  • From Last Year: +0.5%
Transportation & Warehousing +1,900
  • From Last Month: +3.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 58
  • From Last Year: +3.3%
Air Transportation 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 16
  • From Last Year: +0.6%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +1.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 13
  • From Last Year: +14.4%
Chemical Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
Goods Producing +300
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 174
  • From Last Year: +0.3%
Hospitals -200
  • From Last Month: -1.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 16
  • From Last Year: +3.9%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing +600
  • From Last Month: +1.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 33
  • From Last Year: +0.6%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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