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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 183,100 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 171,257 employed persons for the month. Green Bay lost 400 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 115 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 183,100 -400 +1,700
CPS 171,257 -115 +577

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

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Green Bay 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 Green Bay, Wisconsin

CES employment for Green Bay peaked in July 2019 at 183,500. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 172,117 for Green Bay in April 2019. 860 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 183,100 -400 171,257 -115
July 2019 183,500 600 171,372 -103
June 2019 182,900 -100 171,475 -292
May 2019 183,000 100 171,767 -350
April 2019 182,900 -500 172,117 58
March 2019 183,400 200 172,059 342
February 2019 183,200 -100 171,717 356
January 2019 183,300 100 171,361 215
December 2018 183,200 700 171,146 -1
November 2018 182,500 800 171,147 63
October 2018 181,700 200 171,084 197
September 2018 181,500 100 170,887 207