Vermont Job Growth
There were 310,200 jobs in Vermont in December 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 337,287 employed persons for the month. Vermont lost 1,400 jobs in December 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 737 (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 November 2014 for Vermont at 311,600. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in Vermont according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 344,558 in November 2006. 7,271 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey. From a November 2009 low of 333,224, Vermont has added 4,063 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History