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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 170,500 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 167,965 employed persons for the month. Green Bay lost 100 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 66 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 170,500 -100 -10,600
CPS 167,965 -66 +102

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 February 2020 at 181,700. Since then 11,200 jobs have been lost in Green Bay according to the employer survey. From a trough of 155,800 in April 2020, Green Bay has gained 14,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 170,186 for Green Bay in March 2018. 2,221 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 148,303, Green Bay has added 19,662 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 170,500 -100 167,965 -66
October 2020 170,600 -300 168,031 -152
September 2020 170,900 1,200 168,183 5,518
August 2020 169,700 1,300 162,665 3,757
July 2020 168,400 3,800 158,908 1,541
June 2020 164,600 5,400 157,367 4,336
May 2020 159,200 3,400 153,031 4,728
April 2020 155,800 -24,100 148,303 -19,892
March 2020 179,900 -1,800 168,195 74
February 2020 181,700 300 168,121 269
January 2020 181,400 400 167,852 -184
December 2019 181,000 -100 168,036 173