Department of Numbers

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 48,700 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,831 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac added 200 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 559 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,700 +200 +100
CPS 56,831 +559 +1,131

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

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fond du Lac 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 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

CES employment for Fond du Lac peaked in April 2006 at 49,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,200 in February 2010, Fond du Lac has gained 4,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 56,970 for Fond du Lac in June 2017. 139 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 56,272, Fond du Lac has added 559 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 48,700 200 56,831 559
October 2017 48,500 -400 56,272 -19
September 2017 48,900 400 56,291 -52
August 2017 48,500 -200 56,343 -339
July 2017 48,700 100 56,682 -288
June 2017 48,600 -100 56,970 266
May 2017 48,700 0 56,704 163
April 2017 48,700 200 56,541 226
March 2017 48,500 -100 56,315 275
February 2017 48,600 200 56,040 82
January 2017 48,400 -300 55,958 139
December 2016 48,700 100 55,819 119