Duluth, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 136,600 jobs in Duluth, Minnesota in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 138,503 employed persons for the month. Duluth added 100 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 9 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Duluth 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.
Duluth, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Duluth 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 Duluth, Minnesota
CES employment for Duluth peaked in November 2014 at 138,200. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Duluth according to the employer survey. From a trough of 134,500 in June 2016, Duluth has gained 2,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 138,550 for Duluth in November 2019. 47 jobs have been lost in Duluth since then according to the household survey. From a December 2019 low of 138,494, Duluth has added 9 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Duluth, Minnesota Employment History