Department of Numbers

Eugene, Oregon Job Growth

There were 161,300 jobs in Eugene, Oregon in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 178,926 employed persons for the month. Eugene lost 0 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 360 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eugene job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 161,300 0 +3,400
CPS 178,926 +360 +7,648

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

Eugene, Oregon Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Eugene peaked in September 2017 at 161,400. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Eugene according to the employer survey. From a trough of 161,300 in October 2017, Eugene has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Eugene is at a new high of 178,926.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Eugene, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 161,300 0 178,926 360
October 2017 161,300 -100 178,566 1,300
September 2017 161,400 1,900 177,266 1,434
August 2017 159,500 -400 175,832 -762
July 2017 159,900 2,000 176,594 1,235
June 2017 157,900 -600 175,359 -705
May 2017 158,500 300 176,064 1,552
April 2017 158,200 100 174,512 903
March 2017 158,100 -300 173,609 572
February 2017 158,400 500 173,037 885
January 2017 157,900 -100 172,152 981
December 2016 158,000 100 171,171 -107