Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington Job Growth
There were 50,700 jobs in Mount Vernon, Washington in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,619 employed persons for the month. Mount Vernon added 500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 127 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mount Vernon job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Mount Vernon, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mount Vernon 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 for Mount Vernon, Washington
CES employment for Mount Vernon peaked in July 2017 at 51,000. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 50,200 in October 2017, Mount Vernon has gained 500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 57,746 for Mount Vernon in October 2017. 127 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Mount Vernon, Washington Employment History