Department of Numbers

Corvallis, Oregon Job Growth

There were 43,700 jobs in Corvallis, Oregon in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,819 employed persons for the month. Corvallis lost 700 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 117 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corvallis job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 43,700 -700 +400
CPS 46,819 -117 +138

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 2019 at 44,400. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Corvallis according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,022 for Corvallis in September 2017. 203 jobs have been lost in Corvallis since then according to the household survey. From a August 2018 low of 46,659, Corvallis has added 160 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Corvallis, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 43,700 -700 46,819 -117
June 2019 44,400 300 46,936 -3
May 2019 44,100 100 46,939 3
April 2019 44,000 200 46,936 -7
March 2019 43,800 -200 46,943 38
February 2019 44,000 -200 46,905 80
January 2019 44,200 200 46,825 63
December 2018 44,000 200 46,762 6
November 2018 43,800 -200 46,756 25
October 2018 44,000 100 46,731 44
September 2018 43,900 100 46,687 28
August 2018 43,800 500 46,659 -22