Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan Job Growth
There were 232,000 jobs in Lansing, Michigan in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 233,928 employed persons for the month. Lansing added 1,300 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 789 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lansing 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.
Lansing, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lansing 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 Lansing, Michigan
CES employment for Lansing peaked in January 2020 at 239,200. Since then 7,200 jobs have been lost in Lansing according to the employer survey. From a trough of 189,000 in April 2020, Lansing has gained 43,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 242,492 for Lansing in January 2001. 8,564 jobs have been lost in Lansing since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 186,824, Lansing has added 47,104 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lansing, Michigan Employment History