Casper, Wyoming Job Growth
There were 37,700 jobs in Casper, Wyoming in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 36,502 employed persons for the month. Casper lost 100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 336 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Casper 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.
Casper, Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Casper 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 Casper, Wyoming
CES employment for Casper peaked in February 2015 at 43,900. Since then 6,200 jobs have been lost in Casper according to the employer survey. From a trough of 36,600 in February 2017, Casper has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 42,145 for Casper in February 2015. 5,643 jobs have been lost in Casper since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Casper, Wyoming Employment History