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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 174,800 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in August 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 167,639 employed persons for the month. Green Bay added 200 jobs in August 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 456 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 174,800 +200 +4,200
CPS 167,639 +456 +6,199

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 January 2020 at 181,600. Since then 6,800 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey. From a trough of 157,300 in April 2020, Green Bay has gained 17,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 169,530 for Green Bay in March 2018. 1,891 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 145,837, Green Bay has added 21,802 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2021

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2021 174,800 200 167,639 456
July 2021 174,600 2,400 167,183 602
June 2021 172,200 -800 166,581 292
May 2021 173,000 -500 166,289 444
April 2021 173,500 1,000 165,845 322
March 2021 172,500 1,000 165,523 93
February 2021 171,500 -1,000 165,430 29
January 2021 172,500 800 165,401 314
December 2020 171,700 1,300 165,087 601
November 2020 170,400 -300 164,486 770
October 2020 170,700 -400 163,716 -2,708
September 2020 171,100 500 166,424 4,984