Eau Claire, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 82,300 jobs in Eau Claire, Wisconsin in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 88,174 employed persons for the month. Eau Claire lost 200 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 104 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eau Claire 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.
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Eau Claire 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 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
CES employment for Eau Claire peaked in February 2020 at 88,200. Since then 5,900 jobs have been lost in Eau Claire according to the employer survey. From a trough of 74,100 in April 2020, Eau Claire has gained 8,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 90,190 for Eau Claire in February 2018. 2,016 jobs have been lost in Eau Claire since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 77,191, Eau Claire has added 10,983 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Employment History