Department of Numbers

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 48,300 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,849 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac lost 0 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 110 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,300 0 +300
CPS 56,849 +110 +809

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 peaked in April 2006 at 49,100. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,200 in February 2010, Fond du Lac has gained 4,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 57,020 for Fond du Lac in December 2017. 171 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 56,739, Fond du Lac has added 110 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 48,300 0 56,849 110
January 2018 48,300 -100 56,739 -281
December 2017 48,400 0 57,020 202
November 2017 48,400 200 56,818 546
October 2017 48,200 200 56,272 -19
September 2017 48,000 100 56,291 -52
August 2017 47,900 -200 56,343 -339
July 2017 48,100 100 56,682 -288
June 2017 48,000 300 56,970 266
May 2017 47,700 -200 56,704 163
April 2017 47,900 -100 56,541 226
March 2017 48,000 0 56,315 275