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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 42,400 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 49,294 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac lost 6,000 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 6,208 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 42,400 -6,000 -6,600
CPS 49,294 -6,208 -6,611

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 June 2019 at 49,900. Since then 7,500 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 55,934 for Fond du Lac in March 2019. 6,640 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2020

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2020 42,400 -6,000 49,294 -6,208
March 2020 48,400 -1,000 55,502 23
February 2020 49,400 200 55,479 20
January 2020 49,200 200 55,459 85
December 2019 49,000 100 55,374 -25
November 2019 48,900 0 55,399 -28
October 2019 48,900 200 55,427 -55
September 2019 48,700 -100 55,482 -80
August 2019 48,800 -200 55,562 -91
July 2019 49,000 -900 55,653 -99
June 2019 49,900 700 55,752 -90
May 2019 49,200 200 55,842 -63