Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 501,600 jobs in Omaha, Nebraska in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 466,682 employed persons for the month. Omaha lost 400 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 870 (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 December 2017 at 502,000. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Omaha according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 472,255 for Omaha in September 2017. 5,573 jobs have been lost in Omaha since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Omaha, Nebraska Employment History