La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 80,100 jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 75,915 employed persons for the month. La Crosse lost 100 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 7 (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 peaked in September 2019 at 80,200. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in La Crosse according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 76,246 for La Crosse in February 2017. 331 jobs have been lost in La Crosse since then according to the household survey. From a December 2018 low of 75,429, La Crosse has added 486 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment History