Casper, Wyoming Job Growth
There were 38,100 jobs in Casper, Wyoming in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 38,353 employed persons for the month. Casper lost 400 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 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 43,800. Since then 5,700 jobs have been lost in Casper according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 42,247 for Casper in January 2015. 3,894 jobs have been lost in Casper since then according to the household survey. From a June 2016 low of 37,775, Casper has added 578 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Casper, Wyoming Employment History