Greensboro-High Point Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -1,700
  • Month Over Month: -0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,167
  • Year Over Year: +1.9%
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 3.5%
  • Month Over Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.63%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%
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 +100
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 14
  • From Last Year: +0.7%
Telecommunications +100
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 26
  • From Last Year: -0.8%
Food Services & Drinking Places -200
  • From Last Month: -0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 28
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Manufacturing -100
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 55
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
Retail Trade +100
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 40
  • From Last Year: +3.6%
Transportation & Warehousing +4,300
  • From Last Month: +2.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 148
  • 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 +600
  • From Last Month: +1.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: +10.7%
Chemical Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
Goods Producing -200
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 71
  • From Last Year: +1.1%
Hospitals -300
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 124
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
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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