Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington Job Growth
There were 49,000 jobs in Mount Vernon, Washington in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,302 employed persons for the month. Mount Vernon added 400 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 77 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mount Vernon 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.
Mount Vernon, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, Washington
CES employment for Mount Vernon peaked in March 2019 at 52,900. Since then 3,900 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 45,000 in May 2020, Mount Vernon has gained 4,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,633 for Mount Vernon in October 2020. 4,331 jobs have been lost in Mount Vernon since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Mount Vernon, Washington Employment History