Vermont Job Growth
There were 314,700 jobs in Vermont in August 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 336,214 employed persons for the month. Vermont added 200 jobs in August 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 763 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Vermont job growth compared to other states.
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Vermont Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Vermont 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 in Vermont
CES employment peaked in April 2015 for Vermont at 315,000. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Vermont according to the employer survey. From a trough of 313,700 in May 2015, Vermont has gained 1,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 344,127 in April 2006. 7,913 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey. From a November 2014 low of 334,310, Vermont has added 1,904 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History