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Mortgage Employment By State – Jan. 2006 to April 2007

Mortgage Employment By StateAnalysis of Activity from Jan. 2006 to April 2007
Published April 30, 2007


State
2006
2007
(through
4.27)
Total
Arizona
3,791
-258
3,533
California
-5,397
-6,914
-12,311
Colorado
44
0
44
Connecticut
426
-1,800
-1,374
Delaware
-153
200
47
Florida
-444
-1,086
-1,530
Georgia
19
-800
-781
Illinois
-127
50
-77
Indiana
-650
0
-650
Iowa
2,000
0
2,000
Kansas
0
-60
-60
Kentucky
273
0
273
Maryland
100
-185
-85
Massachusetts
150
150
300
Michigan
350
-460
-110
Minnesota
0
200
200
Missouri
-25
-350
-375
Nebraska
150
0
150
New Jersey
-17
-482
-499
New York
459
100
559
North Carolina
675
-218
457
Ohio
-24
0
-24
Oregon
0
-25
-25
Pennsylvania
-47
118
71
South Carolina
-31
-250
-281
Tennessee
-125
0
-125
Texas
1,375
1,095
2,470
Virginia
-203
-35
-238
Washington
-1,260
-636
-1,896
Wisconsin
-470
0
-470
NATIONAL
-3,585
-1,695
-5,280
TOTAL
-2,746
-13,341
-16,087
  • Positive figures represent net job gains.

  • Negative figures represent net job losses.

  • Reflects mortgage layoffs, hirings and mortgage company closings from Jan. 1, 2006, to April 27, 2007.

  • The data was primarily derived from stories published by MortgageDaily.com

  • With a few individual rounds of layoffs where only national totals were available but states involved were known, half of the layoffs were attributed to the state where the company was based and the rest were distributed among the remaining states.

  • Those layoffs where only national numbers were obtained and no individual states were identified are included in the “National” column.

  • The number

Authors:
Sam Garcia, Publisher, MortgageDaily.com
Coco Salazar, Associate Editor, MortgageDaily.com


 

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