Nebraska Job Growth
There were 962,000 jobs in Nebraska in April 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 997,030 employed persons for the month. Nebraska lost 3,300 jobs in April 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 3,792 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nebraska job growth compared to other states.
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Nebraska Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Nebraska 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 Nebraska
CES employment peaked in January 2008 for Nebraska at 967,200. Since then 5,200 jobs have been lost in Nebraska according to the employer survey. From a trough of 934,000 in January 2010, Nebraska has gained 28,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Nebraska for April 2013 is at a new high of 997,030.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nebraska Employment History