Monroe, Michigan Job Growth
There were 42,300 jobs in Monroe, Michigan in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,525 employed persons for the month. Monroe lost 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 290 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Monroe 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.
Monroe, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Monroe 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 Monroe, Michigan
CES employment for Monroe peaked in April 2003 at 46,200. Since then 3,900 jobs have been lost in Monroe according to the employer survey. From a trough of 37,000 in February 2010, Monroe has gained 5,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 74,986 for Monroe in April 2000. 1,461 jobs have been lost in Monroe since then according to the household survey. From a December 2009 low of 61,863, Monroe has added 11,662 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Monroe, Michigan Employment History