Eau Claire, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 86,100 jobs in Eau Claire, Wisconsin in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 90,764 employed persons for the month. Eau Claire lost 300 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 639 (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 April 2017 at 86,700. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Eau Claire according to the employer survey. From a trough of 85,400 in November 2017, Eau Claire has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2018 for Eau Claire is at a new high of 90,764.
Employment: CES, CPS
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Employment History