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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 49,200 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,461 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 170 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,200 +100 +1,000
CPS 56,461 +170 +317

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fond du Lac 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 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

CES employment for Fond du Lac in October 2018 is at a new high of 49,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 57,248 for Fond du Lac in March 2018. 787 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 56,291, Fond du Lac has added 170 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 49,200 100 56,461 170
September 2018 49,100 400 56,291 -1
August 2018 48,700 -100 56,292 -453
July 2018 48,800 100 56,745 -315
June 2018 48,700 100 57,060 -81
May 2018 48,600 200 57,141 -32
April 2018 48,400 -100 57,173 -75
March 2018 48,500 100 57,248 405
February 2018 48,400 100 56,843 313
January 2018 48,300 -100 56,530 139
December 2017 48,400 0 56,391 95
November 2017 48,400 200 56,296 152