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Winchester, Virginia Job Growth

There were 68,400 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,340 employed persons for the month. Winchester added 800 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 456 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 68,400 +800 +2,800
CPS 73,340 +456 +2,237

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 in November 2021 is at a new high of 68,400.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 74,210 for Winchester in February 2020. 870 jobs have been lost in Winchester since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 66,544, Winchester has added 6,796 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Winchester, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 68,400 800 73,340 456
October 2021 67,600 500 72,884 376
September 2021 67,100 -600 72,508 282
August 2021 67,700 400 72,226 380
July 2021 67,300 200 71,846 295
June 2021 67,100 200 71,551 236
May 2021 66,900 100 71,315 87
April 2021 66,800 100 71,228 83
March 2021 66,700 300 71,145 -9
February 2021 66,400 500 71,154 -86
January 2021 65,900 -100 71,240 -33
December 2020 66,000 400 71,273 170