Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington Job Growth
There were 49,700 jobs in Mount Vernon, Washington in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,052 employed persons for the month. Mount Vernon lost 0 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 81 (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 2016 at 50,400. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 49,700 in October 2016, Mount Vernon has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 55,845 for Mount Vernon in February 2008. 793 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon since then according to the household survey. From a July 2011 low of 50,900, Mount Vernon has added 4,152 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Mount Vernon, Washington Employment History