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Green Bay, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 183,000 jobs in Green Bay, Wisconsin in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 172,438 employed persons for the month. Green Bay lost 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 732 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Green Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 183,000 -300 +2,600
CPS 172,438 +732 +188

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 2019 at 183,300. Since then 300 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. 712 jobs have been lost in Green Bay since then according to the household survey. From a November 2018 low of 170,687, Green Bay has added 1,751 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Green Bay, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 183,000 -300 172,438 732
January 2019 183,300 100 171,706 866
December 2018 183,200 700 170,840 153
November 2018 182,500 800 170,687 -217
October 2018 181,700 200 170,904 -258
September 2018 181,500 100 171,162 -199
August 2018 181,400 700 171,361 -884
July 2018 180,700 300 172,245 -110
June 2018 180,400 0 172,355 -86
May 2018 180,400 700 172,441 -631
April 2018 179,700 -800 173,072 -78
March 2018 180,500 100 173,150 900