La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 79,700 jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 77,621 employed persons for the month. La Crosse added 300 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 309 (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 February 2018 at 80,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in La Crosse according to the employer survey. From a trough of 79,400 in March 2018, La Crosse has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,641 for La Crosse in February 2018. 20 jobs have been lost in La Crosse since then according to the household survey. From a March 2018 low of 77,312, La Crosse has added 309 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment History