Department of Numbers

Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 41,200 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 44,809 employed persons for the month. Corvallis added 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 16 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 41,200 +100 +100
CPS 44,809 +16 +1,162

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Corvallis, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Corvallis 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 Corvallis, Oregon

CES employment for Corvallis peaked in April 2016 at 41,400. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey. From a trough of 41,100 in May 2016, Corvallis has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 45,061 for Corvallis in October 2016. 252 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey. From a November 2016 low of 44,793, Corvallis has added 16 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 41,200 100 44,809 16
November 2016 41,100 0 44,793 -268
October 2016 41,100 0 45,061 303
September 2016 41,100 -100 44,758 425
August 2016 41,200 0 44,333 -108
July 2016 41,200 -200 44,441 -251
June 2016 41,400 300 44,692 -58
May 2016 41,100 -300 44,750 14
April 2016 41,400 300 44,736 95
March 2016 41,100 100 44,641 179
February 2016 41,000 100 44,462 420
January 2016 40,900 -200 44,042 395