La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 80,200 jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 77,009 employed persons for the month. La Crosse lost 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 378 (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 June 2018 at 80,700. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in La Crosse according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,852 for La Crosse in July 2018. 843 jobs have been lost in La Crosse since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
La Crosse, Wisconsin Employment History