Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 509,900 jobs in Omaha, Nebraska in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 469,239 employed persons for the month. Omaha added 100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,595 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Omaha 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.
Omaha, Nebraska Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Omaha 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 Omaha, Nebraska
CES employment for Omaha peaked in September 2017 at 510,600. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Omaha according to the employer survey. From a trough of 509,800 in October 2017, Omaha has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 472,255 for Omaha in September 2017. 3,016 jobs have been lost in Omaha since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Omaha, Nebraska Employment History