Department of Numbers

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 48,800 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,111 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac added 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 70 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,800 +100 +300
CPS 56,111 +70 +717

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 300 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 4,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 56,168 for Fond du Lac in March 2016. 57 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey. From a July 2016 low of 55,776, Fond du Lac has added 335 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 48,800 100 56,111 70
November 2016 48,700 100 56,041 214
October 2016 48,600 200 55,827 19
September 2016 48,400 100 55,808 -72
August 2016 48,300 0 55,880 104
July 2016 48,300 100 55,776 -81
June 2016 48,200 -600 55,857 -13
May 2016 48,800 200 55,870 -69
April 2016 48,600 -100 55,939 -229
March 2016 48,700 100 56,168 240
February 2016 48,600 300 55,928 273
January 2016 48,300 -200 55,655 261