Winchester, Virginia Job Growth
There were 66,300 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,386 employed persons for the month. Winchester added 400 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 157 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester 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.
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 2020 at 67,000. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Winchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 60,300 in April 2020, Winchester has gained 6,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 73,504 for Winchester in December 2019. 3,118 jobs have been lost in Winchester since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 63,769, Winchester has added 6,617 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Winchester, Virginia Employment History