Lincoln, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 191,100 jobs in Lincoln, Nebraska in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 176,835 employed persons for the month. Lincoln lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 114 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lincoln job growth to job growth in other cities.
|Employment Survey||October 2018||Month/Month||Year/Year|
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 August 2018 at 191,800. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Lincoln according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 176,936 for Lincoln in August 2018. 101 jobs have been lost in Lincoln since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 176,721, Lincoln has added 114 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lincoln, Nebraska Employment History