Fort Wayne, Indiana Job Growth
There were 223,300 jobs in Fort Wayne, Indiana in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 203,714 employed persons for the month. Fort Wayne added 400 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,074 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Wayne job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Wayne as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Fort Wayne, Indiana
CES employment for Fort Wayne in January 2018 is at a new high of 223,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 208,143 for Fort Wayne in July 2017. 4,429 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 201,640, Fort Wayne has added 2,074 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment History