St. Cloud, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 107,300 jobs in St Cloud, Minnesota in January 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 108,298 employed persons for the month. St Cloud added 300 jobs in January 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 65 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St Cloud 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.
St Cloud, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for St Cloud 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 St Cloud, Minnesota
CES employment for St Cloud peaked in January 2020 at 109,400. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in St Cloud according to the employer survey. From a trough of 95,600 in April 2020, St Cloud has gained 11,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 110,291 for St Cloud in November 2019. 1,993 jobs have been lost in St Cloud since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 100,624, St Cloud has added 7,674 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Cloud, Minnesota Employment History