Muskegon, Michigan Job Growth
There were 50,300 jobs in Muskegon, Michigan in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,520 employed persons for the month. Muskegon lost 13,400 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 16,732 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Muskegon 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.
Muskegon, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Muskegon 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 Muskegon, Michigan
CES employment for Muskegon peaked in July 2004 at 66,700. Since then 16,400 jobs have been lost in Muskegon according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 84,212 for Muskegon in August 2005. 28,692 jobs have been lost in Muskegon since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Muskegon, Michigan Employment History