Appleton, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 124,500 jobs in Appleton, Wisconsin in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 126,720 employed persons for the month. Appleton added 100 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 100 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Appleton 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.
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 peaked in March 2016 at 124,900. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Appleton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 123,800 in July 2016, Appleton has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 127,014 for Appleton in August 2016. 294 jobs have been lost in Appleton since then according to the household survey. From a October 2016 low of 126,620, Appleton has added 100 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Appleton, Wisconsin Employment History