Department of Numbers

Appleton, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 128,900 jobs in Appleton, Wisconsin in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 131,848 employed persons for the month. Appleton added 300 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 494 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Appleton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 128,900 +300 +3,100
CPS 131,848 +494 +4,391

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Appleton, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Appleton 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 Appleton, Wisconsin

CES employment for Appleton in November 2017 is at a new high of 128,900.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Appleton is at a new high of 131,848.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Appleton, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 128,900 300 131,848 494
October 2017 128,600 -200 131,354 -305
September 2017 128,800 200 131,659 120
August 2017 128,600 500 131,539 408
July 2017 128,100 900 131,131 412
June 2017 127,200 -200 130,719 425
May 2017 127,400 -200 130,294 147
April 2017 127,600 400 130,147 466
March 2017 127,200 500 129,681 640
February 2017 126,700 0 129,041 681
January 2017 126,700 800 128,360 826
December 2016 125,900 100 127,534 77