Olympia-Tumwater, Washington Job Growth
There were 120,500 jobs in Olympia, Washington in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 131,482 employed persons for the month. Olympia lost 0 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,156 (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 in September 2018 is at a new high of 120,500.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Olympia is at a new high of 131,482.
Employment: CES, CPS
Olympia, Washington Employment History