St. Cloud, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 111,100 jobs in St Cloud, Minnesota in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 106,793 employed persons for the month. St Cloud added 900 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 145 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St Cloud 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.
St Cloud, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for St Cloud 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 St Cloud, Minnesota
CES employment for St Cloud peaked in June 2016 at 111,300. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in St Cloud according to the employer survey. From a trough of 109,900 in October 2016, St Cloud has gained 1,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 108,736 for St Cloud in March 2016. 1,943 jobs have been lost in St Cloud since then according to the household survey. From a November 2016 low of 106,648, St Cloud has added 145 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Cloud, Minnesota Employment History