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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 62,600 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,294 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 900 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 65 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,600 +900 +1,500
CPS 60,294 +65 +962

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 2,600 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 57,400 in August 2011, Sheboygan has gained 5,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,544 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 3,250 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 56,006, Sheboygan has added 4,288 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 62,600 900 60,294 65
November 2016 61,700 200 60,229 366
October 2016 61,500 -100 59,863 -200
September 2016 61,600 600 60,063 186
August 2016 61,000 -100 59,877 206
July 2016 61,100 -200 59,671 108
June 2016 61,300 -400 59,563 -225
May 2016 61,700 0 59,788 133
April 2016 61,700 400 59,655 -169
March 2016 61,300 -300 59,824 18
February 2016 61,600 0 59,806 94
January 2016 61,600 500 59,712 380