Vermont Job Growth
There were 306,700 jobs in Vermont in August 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 335,808 employed persons for the month. Vermont lost 100 jobs in August 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 2,154 (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 June 2007 for Vermont at 309,600. Since then 2,900 jobs have been lost in Vermont according to the employer survey. From a trough of 294,900 in July 2009, Vermont has gained 11,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 344,558 in November 2006. 8,750 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey. From a November 2009 low of 333,224, Vermont has added 2,584 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History