Department of Numbers

Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont Job Growth

There were 126,600 jobs in Burlington, Vermont in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 124,187 employed persons for the month. Burlington added 300 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 550 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Burlington job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 126,600 +300 +1,000
CPS 124,187 +550 +302

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 in April 2019 is at a new high of 126,600.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Burlington is at a new high of 124,187.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Burlington, Vermont Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 126,600 300 124,187 550
March 2019 126,300 0 123,637 323
February 2019 126,300 1,100 123,314 283
January 2019 125,200 -700 123,031 101
December 2018 125,900 200 122,930 14
November 2018 125,700 300 122,916 -56
October 2018 125,400 -300 122,972 -200
September 2018 125,700 -700 123,172 -223
August 2018 126,400 100 123,395 -226
July 2018 126,300 1,100 123,621 -156
June 2018 125,200 -100 123,777 -78
May 2018 125,300 -300 123,855 -30