Department of Numbers

Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 43,200 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 47,346 employed persons for the month. Corvallis added 200 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 160 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 43,200 +200 +1,600
CPS 47,346 -160 +842

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 January 2019 at 44,300. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey. From a trough of 37,700 in May 2020, Corvallis has gained 5,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,784 for Corvallis in July 2022. 438 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2022

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2022 43,200 200 47,346 -160
October 2022 43,000 0 47,506 -121
September 2022 43,000 100 47,627 -90
August 2022 42,900 -700 47,717 -67
July 2022 43,600 900 47,784 45
June 2022 42,700 200 47,739 23
May 2022 42,500 100 47,716 160
April 2022 42,400 100 47,556 229
March 2022 42,300 100 47,327 283
February 2022 42,200 200 47,044 295
January 2022 42,000 300 46,749 273
December 2021 41,700 100 46,476 -28