Montana Job Growth
There were 481,400 jobs in Montana in December 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 507,368 employed persons for the month. Montana added 300 jobs in December 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,112 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Montana job growth compared to other states.
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Montana Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Montana 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 in Montana
CES employment in December 2018 for Montana is at a new high of 481,400.
CPS employment in Montana for December 2018 is at a new high of 507,368.
Employment: CES, CPS
Montana Employment History