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Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 94,800 jobs in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 91,103 employed persons for the month. Oshkosh lost 0 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 140 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oshkosh job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,800 0 +500
CPS 91,103 -140 +1,756

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

Oshkosh, Wisconsin Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Oshkosh peaked in December 2017 at 98,300. Since then 3,500 jobs have been lost in Oshkosh according to the employer survey. From a trough of 85,300 in April 2020, Oshkosh has gained 9,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 91,477 for Oshkosh in June 2017. 374 jobs have been lost in Oshkosh since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 79,030, Oshkosh has added 12,073 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Oshkosh, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 94,800 0 91,103 -140
March 2022 94,800 0 91,243 19
February 2022 94,800 300 91,224 102
January 2022 94,500 0 91,122 103
December 2021 94,500 100 91,019 -35
November 2021 94,400 0 91,054 19
October 2021 94,400 -200 91,035 220
September 2021 94,600 200 90,815 321
August 2021 94,400 -400 90,494 353
July 2021 94,800 300 90,141 349
June 2021 94,500 300 89,792 265
May 2021 94,200 -100 89,527 180