Appleton, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 127,400 jobs in Appleton, Wisconsin in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 126,032 employed persons for the month. Appleton added 500 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Appleton 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.
Appleton, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Appleton 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 Appleton, Wisconsin
CES employment for Appleton peaked in July 2019 at 127,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Appleton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 126,600 in October 2019, Appleton has gained 800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 128,589 for Appleton in March 2018. 2,557 jobs have been lost in Appleton since then according to the household survey. From a December 2019 low of 126,028, Appleton has added 4 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Appleton, Wisconsin Employment History