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Janesville-Beloit, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 68,200 jobs in Janesville, Wisconsin in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,322 employed persons for the month. Janesville added 400 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 413 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Janesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 68,200 +400 +3,000
CPS 82,322 +413 +4,213

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Janesville, Wisconsin Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Janesville 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 Janesville, Wisconsin

CES employment for Janesville peaked in December 2006 at 70,900. Since then 2,700 jobs have been lost in Janesville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 60,500 in April 2020, Janesville has gained 7,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in July 2021 for Janesville is at a new high of 82,322.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Janesville, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 68,200 400 82,322 413
June 2021 67,800 400 81,909 328
May 2021 67,400 0 81,581 256
April 2021 67,400 200 81,325 86
March 2021 67,200 0 81,239 10
February 2021 67,200 -100 81,229 70
January 2021 67,300 500 81,159 110
December 2020 66,800 100 81,049 331
November 2020 66,700 -100 80,718 404
October 2020 66,800 0 80,314 -1,192
September 2020 66,800 600 81,506 2,346
August 2020 66,200 1,000 79,160 1,051