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Billings, Montana Job Growth

There were 89,600 jobs in Billings, Montana in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 90,221 employed persons for the month. Billings added 300 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 155 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Billings job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 89,600 +300 +3,500
CPS 90,221 +155 +3,952

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Billings, Montana Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Billings 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 Billings, Montana

CES employment for Billings in April 2022 is at a new high of 89,600.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Billings is at a new high of 90,221.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Billings, Montana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 89,600 300 90,221 155
March 2022 89,300 -100 90,066 319
February 2022 89,400 -100 89,747 442
January 2022 89,500 400 89,305 385
December 2021 89,100 300 88,920 -34
November 2021 88,800 1,200 88,954 51
October 2021 87,600 800 88,903 310
September 2021 86,800 -600 88,593 429
August 2021 87,400 -500 88,164 501
July 2021 87,900 1,000 87,663 514
June 2021 86,900 1,200 87,149 449
May 2021 85,700 -400 86,700 431