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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 180,600 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 170,963 employed persons for the month. Green Bay lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 199 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 180,600 -100 +2,700
CPS 170,963 -199 +454

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 2018 at 180,700. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 173,150 for Green Bay in March 2018. 2,187 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 180,600 -100 170,963 -199
September 2018 180,700 500 171,162 -199
August 2018 180,200 -300 171,361 -884
July 2018 180,500 0 172,245 -110
June 2018 180,500 400 172,355 -86
May 2018 180,100 400 172,441 -631
April 2018 179,700 200 173,072 -78
March 2018 179,500 700 173,150 900
February 2018 178,800 700 172,250 1,504
January 2018 178,100 300 170,746 517
December 2017 177,800 -500 170,229 -95
November 2017 178,300 400 170,324 -185