Vermont Job Growth
There were 317,200 jobs in Vermont in April 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 334,367 employed persons for the month. Vermont added 700 jobs in April 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,263 (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 in April 2016 for Vermont is at a new high of 317,200.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 344,127 in April 2006. 9,760 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey. From a November 2015 low of 331,032, Vermont has added 3,335 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History