La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 78,600 jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 75,367 employed persons for the month. La Crosse lost 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 235 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare La Crosse 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.
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for La Crosse 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 La Crosse, Wisconsin
CES employment for La Crosse peaked in November 2016 at 79,000. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in La Crosse according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 75,602 for La Crosse in November 2016. 235 jobs have been lost in La Crosse since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment History