Vermont Job Growth
There were 313,400 jobs in Vermont in October 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 332,440 employed persons for the month. Vermont added 1,100 jobs in October 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 2,044 (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 1,600 jobs have been lost in Vermont according to the employer survey. From a trough of 312,300 in September 2015, Vermont has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 344,127 in April 2006. 11,687 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History