Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont Job Growth
There were 120,800 jobs in Burlington, Vermont in July 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 122,345 employed persons for the month. Burlington added 300 jobs in July 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 630 (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 March 2019 at 127,800. Since then 7,000 jobs have been lost in Burlington according to the employer survey. From a trough of 102,700 in April 2020, Burlington has gained 18,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 128,812 for Burlington in February 2020. 6,467 jobs have been lost in Burlington since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 113,745, Burlington has added 8,600 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Burlington, Vermont Employment History