Department of Numbers

Eugene, Oregon Job Growth

There were 162,400 jobs in Eugene, Oregon in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 174,253 employed persons for the month. Eugene lost 0 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 717 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eugene job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 162,400 0 +1,400
CPS 174,253 +717 -4,025

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Eugene, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Eugene 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 Eugene, Oregon

CES employment for Eugene in January 2019 is at a new high of 162,400.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 178,278 for Eugene in February 2018. 4,025 jobs have been lost in Eugene since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 173,536, Eugene has added 717 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Eugene, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 162,400 0 174,253 717
January 2019 162,400 2,200 173,536 -269
December 2018 160,200 -700 173,805 -687
November 2018 160,900 100 174,492 -757
October 2018 160,800 -1,400 175,249 -1,157
September 2018 162,200 200 176,406 172
August 2018 162,000 0 176,234 -402
July 2018 162,000 200 176,636 395
June 2018 161,800 300 176,241 -346
May 2018 161,500 200 176,587 343
April 2018 161,300 0 176,244 -1,323
March 2018 161,300 300 177,567 -711