Nebraska Job Growth
There were 1,032,300 jobs in Nebraska in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 986,178 employed persons for the month. Nebraska lost 200 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 545 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Nebraska job growth compared to other states.
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Nebraska Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Nebraska 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 Nebraska
CES employment peaked in July 2018 for Nebraska at 1,032,500. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Nebraska according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Nebraska for August 2018 is at a new high of 986,178.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nebraska Employment History