St. Cloud, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 104,400 jobs in St Cloud, Minnesota in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 105,356 employed persons for the month. St Cloud added 200 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 210 (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 July 2019 at 111,000. Since then 6,600 jobs have been lost in St Cloud according to the employer survey. From a trough of 97,000 in April 2020, St Cloud has gained 7,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 110,090 for St Cloud in December 2019. 4,734 jobs have been lost in St Cloud since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 103,223, St Cloud has added 2,133 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Cloud, Minnesota Employment History