Department of Numbers

Winchester, Virginia Job Growth

There were 68,500 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,586 employed persons for the month. Winchester added 100 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 47 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 68,500 +100 +1,200
CPS 73,586 -47 +1,324

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Winchester, Virginia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Winchester 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 Winchester, Virginia

CES employment for Winchester peaked in February 2022 at 69,100. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Winchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 68,100 in April 2022, Winchester has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 74,360 for Winchester in February 2020. 774 jobs have been lost in Winchester since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 67,435, Winchester has added 6,151 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Winchester, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 68,500 100 73,586 -47
August 2022 68,400 100 73,633 -172
July 2022 68,300 200 73,805 -86
June 2022 68,100 -600 73,891 -95
May 2022 68,700 600 73,986 -39
April 2022 68,100 -500 74,025 -44
March 2022 68,600 -500 74,069 135
February 2022 69,100 800 73,934 202
January 2022 68,300 0 73,732 174
December 2021 68,300 500 73,558 -28
November 2021 67,800 300 73,586 21
October 2021 67,500 200 73,565 1,303