Department of Numbers

Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 176,100 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 167,100 employed persons for the month. Green Bay lost 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 225 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 176,100 -100 +2,200
CPS 167,100 -225 +2,458

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

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Green Bay 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 Green Bay, Wisconsin

CES employment for Green Bay peaked in November 2016 at 176,200. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 167,325 for Green Bay in November 2016. 225 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 176,100 -100 167,100 -225
November 2016 176,200 300 167,325 130
October 2016 175,900 100 167,195 -97
September 2016 175,800 100 167,292 399
August 2016 175,700 1,700 166,893 1,836
July 2016 174,000 0 165,057 416
June 2016 174,000 -500 164,641 -271
May 2016 174,500 -500 164,912 -279
April 2016 175,000 100 165,191 -402
March 2016 174,900 600 165,593 202
February 2016 174,300 700 165,391 619
January 2016 173,600 -300 164,772 130