Billings, Montana Job Growth
There were 86,300 jobs in Billings, Montana in February 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 84,917 employed persons for the month. Billings added 500 jobs in February 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 414 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Billings 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.
Billings, Montana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Billings 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 Billings, Montana
CES employment for Billings in February 2017 is at a new high of 86,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 86,332 for Billings in December 2016. 1,415 jobs have been lost in Billings since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Billings, Montana Employment History