Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska Job Growth
There were 507,300 jobs in Omaha, Nebraska in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 478,656 employed persons for the month. Omaha lost 500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 869 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Omaha 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.
Omaha, Nebraska Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Omaha 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 Omaha, Nebraska
CES employment for Omaha peaked in January 2019 at 507,800. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Omaha according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Omaha is at a new high of 478,656.
Employment: CES, CPS
Omaha, Nebraska Employment History