Department of Numbers

Eugene, Oregon Job Growth

There were 162,200 jobs in Eugene, Oregon in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 176,177 employed persons for the month. Eugene added 200 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,390 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eugene job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 162,200 +200 +3,600
CPS 176,177 -1,390 +2,563

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 April 2018 is at a new high of 162,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 178,278 for Eugene in February 2018. 2,101 jobs have been lost in Eugene since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Eugene, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 162,200 200 176,177 -1,390
March 2018 162,000 0 177,567 -711
February 2018 162,000 400 178,278 528
January 2018 161,600 1,300 177,750 1,544
December 2017 160,300 800 176,206 418
November 2017 159,500 200 175,788 53
October 2017 159,300 -600 175,735 342
September 2017 159,900 900 175,393 944
August 2017 159,000 100 174,449 658
July 2017 158,900 400 173,791 230
June 2017 158,500 -500 173,561 26
May 2017 159,000 400 173,535 -79