Eau Claire, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 85,200 jobs in Eau Claire, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 88,929 employed persons for the month. Eau Claire lost 900 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 479 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eau Claire 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.
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Eau Claire 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 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
CES employment for Eau Claire peaked in August 2016 at 86,300. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Eau Claire according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 89,408 for Eau Claire in November 2016. 479 jobs have been lost in Eau Claire since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Employment History