Department of Numbers

Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 44,900 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 47,011 employed persons for the month. Corvallis added 200 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 176 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey January 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 44,900 +200 +800
CPS 47,011 +176 +186

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 in January 2020 is at a new high of 44,900.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,022 for Corvallis in September 2017. 11 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey. From a September 2019 low of 46,518, Corvallis has added 493 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through January 2020

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
January 2020 44,900 200 47,011 176
December 2019 44,700 100 46,835 145
November 2019 44,600 300 46,690 121
October 2019 44,300 500 46,569 51
September 2019 43,800 -100 46,518 -103
August 2019 43,900 0 46,621 -169
July 2019 43,900 200 46,790 -146
June 2019 43,700 200 46,936 -3
May 2019 43,500 -400 46,939 3
April 2019 43,900 -100 46,936 -7
March 2019 44,000 100 46,943 38
February 2019 43,900 -200 46,905 80