La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 79,900 jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 76,414 employed persons for the month. La Crosse added 500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 348 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare La Crosse job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for La Crosse 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 La Crosse, Wisconsin
CES employment for La Crosse in February 2019 is at a new high of 79,900.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,852 for La Crosse in July 2018. 1,438 jobs have been lost in La Crosse since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 76,066, La Crosse has added 348 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment History