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Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 40,100 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 44,734 employed persons for the month. Corvallis lost 100 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 585 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 40,100 -100 -4,500
CPS 44,734 -585 -2,236

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 March 2020 at 45,000. Since then 4,900 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey. From a trough of 38,500 in May 2020, Corvallis has gained 1,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,324 for Corvallis in March 2020. 2,590 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 41,992, Corvallis has added 2,742 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 40,100 -100 44,734 -585
October 2020 40,200 -500 45,319 2,539
September 2020 40,700 900 42,780 173
August 2020 39,800 -400 42,607 272
July 2020 40,200 1,400 42,335 -1,103
June 2020 38,800 300 43,438 1,407
May 2020 38,500 -500 42,031 39
April 2020 39,000 -6,000 41,992 -5,332
March 2020 45,000 100 47,324 149
February 2020 44,900 100 47,175 149
January 2020 44,800 100 47,026 -89
December 2019 44,700 100 47,115 145