Minnesota Job Growth
There were 2,929,000 jobs in Minnesota in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,902,765 employed persons for the month. Minnesota added 5,300 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 10,043 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Minnesota job growth compared to other states.
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Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Minnesota 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 in Minnesota
CES employment in March 2017 for Minnesota is at a new high of 2,929,000.
CPS employment in Minnesota for March 2017 is at a new high of 2,902,765.
Employment: CES, CPS
Minnesota Employment History