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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 178,500 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 172,189 employed persons for the month. Green Bay added 400 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,486 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 178,500 +400 +1,300
CPS 172,189 +1,486 +6,018

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 September 2017 at 178,700. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey. From a trough of 177,800 in December 2017, Green Bay has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Green Bay is at a new high of 172,189.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 178,500 400 172,189 1,486
January 2018 178,100 300 170,703 1,231
December 2017 177,800 -500 169,472 435
November 2017 178,300 400 169,037 857
October 2017 177,900 -800 168,180 -657
September 2017 178,700 100 168,837 -398
August 2017 178,600 200 169,235 428
July 2017 178,400 -100 168,807 80
June 2017 178,500 700 168,727 765
May 2017 177,800 -200 167,962 515
April 2017 178,000 300 167,447 1,348
March 2017 177,700 500 166,099 -72