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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 62,100 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,876 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 200 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 351 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,100 +200 +1,000
CPS 60,876 +351 +1,587

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

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sheboygan 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 Sheboygan, Wisconsin

CES employment for Sheboygan peaked in January 2007 at 65,200. Since then 3,100 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 57,400 in August 2011, Sheboygan has gained 4,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,544 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 2,668 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 55,998, Sheboygan has added 4,878 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 62,100 200 60,876 351
February 2017 61,900 -300 60,525 -86
January 2017 62,200 -600 60,611 116
December 2016 62,800 200 60,495 46
November 2016 62,600 100 60,449 196
October 2016 62,500 600 60,253 185
September 2016 61,900 -100 60,068 46
August 2016 62,000 100 60,022 29
July 2016 61,900 400 59,993 198
June 2016 61,500 100 59,795 287
May 2016 61,400 200 59,508 157
April 2016 61,200 100 59,351 62