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Racine, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 74,800 jobs in Racine, Wisconsin in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 93,763 employed persons for the month. Racine lost 200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 390 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Racine job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 74,800 -200 -400
CPS 93,763 -390 -1,332

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

Racine, Wisconsin Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Racine peaked in April 2000 at 82,200. Since then 7,400 jobs have been lost in Racine according to the employer survey. From a trough of 68,500 in April 2020, Racine has gained 6,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 96,222 for Racine in March 2018. 2,459 jobs have been lost in Racine since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 82,947, Racine has added 10,816 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Racine, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 74,800 -200 93,763 -390
August 2022 75,000 0 94,153 -251
July 2022 75,000 200 94,404 -357
June 2022 74,800 100 94,761 -376
May 2022 74,700 -1,500 95,137 -231
April 2022 76,200 100 95,368 -132
March 2022 76,100 100 95,500 16
February 2022 76,000 400 95,484 75
January 2022 75,600 400 95,409 112
December 2021 75,200 -100 95,297 -31
November 2021 75,300 400 95,328 21
October 2021 74,900 -300 95,307 212