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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 47,600 jobs in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,496 employed persons for the month. Fond du Lac lost 200 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 57 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fond du Lac job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 47,600 -200 -1,300
CPS 55,496 +57 +17

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 49,700. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,900 in April 2020, Fond du Lac has gained 7,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 56,446 for Fond du Lac in December 2020. 950 jobs have been lost in Fond du Lac since then according to the household survey. From a January 2021 low of 55,439, Fond du Lac has added 57 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 47,600 -200 55,496 57
January 2021 47,800 900 55,439 -1,007
December 2020 46,900 200 56,446 103
November 2020 46,700 100 56,343 98
October 2020 46,600 500 56,245 6
September 2020 46,100 -100 56,239 1,561
August 2020 46,200 400 54,678 1,518
July 2020 45,800 1,600 53,160 -627
June 2020 44,200 1,400 53,787 1,805
May 2020 42,800 2,900 51,982 3,127
April 2020 39,900 -8,300 48,855 -6,647
March 2020 48,200 -700 55,502 23