Lincoln, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 191,200 jobs in Lincoln, Nebraska in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 179,603 employed persons for the month. Lincoln added 100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 405 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lincoln 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.
Lincoln, Nebraska Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lincoln 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 Lincoln, Nebraska
CES employment for Lincoln peaked in May 2019 at 192,100. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Lincoln according to the employer survey. From a trough of 191,100 in June 2019, Lincoln has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in July 2019 for Lincoln is at a new high of 179,603.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lincoln, Nebraska Employment History