Missoula, Montana Job Growth
There were 61,200 jobs in Missoula, Montana in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,494 employed persons for the month. Missoula added 300 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 121 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Missoula 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.
Missoula, Montana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Missoula 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 Missoula, Montana
CES employment for Missoula in November 2017 is at a new high of 61,200.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,985 for Missoula in December 2016. 491 jobs have been lost in Missoula since then according to the household survey. From a May 2017 low of 59,304, Missoula has added 190 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Missoula, Montana Employment History