Olympia-Tumwater, Washington Job Growth
There were 118,800 jobs in Olympia, Washington in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 128,603 employed persons for the month. Olympia added 500 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 60 (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 February 2018 is at a new high of 118,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 130,808 for Olympia in October 2017. 2,205 jobs have been lost in Olympia since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Olympia, Washington Employment History