Cheyenne, Wyoming Job Growth
There were 46,600 jobs in Cheyenne, Wyoming in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,039 employed persons for the month. Cheyenne lost 500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 227 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cheyenne 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.
Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Cheyenne 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 Cheyenne, Wyoming
CES employment for Cheyenne peaked in January 2015 at 47,400. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Cheyenne according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,000 in December 2016, Cheyenne has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 48,612 for Cheyenne in February 2017. 2,573 jobs have been lost in Cheyenne since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment History