New Orleans-Metairie Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -2,400
  • Month Over Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 2,867
  • Year Over Year: +2.0%
State -2,600
  • Month Over Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: -200
  • 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 4.4%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.4%
  • Year Over Year: +0.4%
State 5.2%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 5.2%
  • Year Over Year: +0.5%
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 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 20
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
Telecommunications -100
  • From Last Month: -1.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 8
  • From Last Year: -2.4%
Accommodation & Food Services +600
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 82
  • From Last Year: +4.4%
Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 30
  • From Last Year: +2.0%
Retail Trade -400
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 61
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
Transportation & Warehousing +1,300
  • From Last Month: +1.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 77
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
0
  • From Last Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0
  • From Last Year: %
Chemical Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 5
  • From Last Year: +4.1%
Goods Producing -300
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 67
  • From Last Year: +1.8%
Hospitals 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 24
  • From Last Year: +7.2%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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