Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont Job Growth
There were 123,400 jobs in Burlington, Vermont in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 122,555 employed persons for the month. Burlington lost 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 666 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Burlington job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Burlington, Vermont Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Burlington 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 Burlington, Vermont
CES employment for Burlington peaked in July 2016 at 126,000. Since then 2,600 jobs have been lost in Burlington according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 123,945 for Burlington in April 2018. 1,390 jobs have been lost in Burlington since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 121,889, Burlington has added 666 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Burlington, Vermont Employment History