Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 2,009,100 jobs in Minneapolis, Minnesota in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,955,479 employed persons for the month. Minneapolis lost 8,300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 3,785 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Minneapolis 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.
Minneapolis, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis, Minnesota
CES employment for Minneapolis peaked in September 2018 at 2,020,900. Since then 11,800 jobs have been lost in Minneapolis according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,970,318 for Minneapolis in June 2018. 14,839 jobs have been lost in Minneapolis since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Minneapolis, Minnesota Employment History