Department of Numbers

Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 42,900 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 47,077 employed persons for the month. Corvallis lost 200 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 203 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 42,900 -200 +300
CPS 47,077 -203 +716

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 2018 at 43,200. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,280 for Corvallis in February 2018. 203 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2018

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2018 42,900 -200 47,077 -203
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
August 2017 42,400 -500 46,517 9
July 2017 42,900 -200 46,508 -117
June 2017 43,100 400 46,625 39
May 2017 42,700 100 46,586 120
April 2017 42,600 0 46,466 105