Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 470,400 jobs in Omaha, Nebraska in April 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 449,505 employed persons for the month. Omaha added 700 jobs in April 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,098 (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 February 2013 at 471,000. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Omaha according to the employer survey. From a trough of 469,700 in March 2013, Omaha has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in April 2013 for Omaha is at a new high of 449,505.
Employment: CES, CPS
Omaha, Nebraska Employment History