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Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 42,400 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,321 employed persons for the month. Corvallis lost 400 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 279 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 42,400 -400 0
CPS 46,321 -279 -196

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

Corvallis, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Corvallis 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 Corvallis, Oregon

CES employment for Corvallis peaked in June 2018 at 43,300. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,280 for Corvallis in February 2018. 959 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2018

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2018 42,400 -400 46,321 -279
July 2018 42,800 -500 46,600 -238
June 2018 43,300 100 46,838 -14
May 2018 43,200 0 46,852 -17
April 2018 43,200 0 46,869 -312
March 2018 43,200 100 47,181 -99
February 2018 43,100 -100 47,280 178
January 2018 43,200 100 47,102 246
December 2017 43,100 200 46,856 29
November 2017 42,900 0 46,827 -33
October 2017 42,900 -200 46,860 107
September 2017 43,100 700 46,753 236