Vermont Job Growth
There were 307,700 jobs in Vermont in October 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 342,786 employed persons for the month. Vermont added 500 jobs in October 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 525 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Vermont job growth compared to other states.
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Vermont Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Vermont 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 in Vermont
CES employment peaked in March 2019 for Vermont at 318,900. Since then 11,200 jobs have been lost in Vermont according to the employer survey. From a trough of 248,300 in April 2020, Vermont has gained 59,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Vermont reached a maximum of 347,274 in June 2018. 4,488 jobs have been lost in Vermont since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 303,528, Vermont has added 39,258 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Vermont Employment History