Olympia-Tumwater, Washington Job Growth
There were 121,900 jobs in Olympia, Washington in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 134,381 employed persons for the month. Olympia lost 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,181 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Olympia 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.
Olympia, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Olympia 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 Olympia, Washington
CES employment for Olympia peaked in January 2019 at 122,100. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Olympia according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Olympia is at a new high of 134,381.
Employment: CES, CPS
Olympia, Washington Employment History