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Racine, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 74,400 jobs in Racine, Wisconsin in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,630 employed persons for the month. Racine lost 0 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 451 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Racine job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 74,400 0 +1,500
CPS 92,630 +451 +3,423

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 7,800 jobs have been lost in Racine according to the employer survey. From a trough of 68,500 in April 2020, Racine has gained 5,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 95,991 for Racine in April 2000. 3,361 jobs have been lost in Racine since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 81,618, Racine has added 11,012 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Racine, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 74,400 0 92,630 451
June 2021 74,400 900 92,179 309
May 2021 73,500 -100 91,870 76
April 2021 73,600 -200 91,794 -141
March 2021 73,800 400 91,935 -84
February 2021 73,400 -400 92,019 -188
January 2021 73,800 -600 92,207 -89
December 2020 74,400 100 92,296 348
November 2020 74,300 500 91,948 444
October 2020 73,800 0 91,504 -1,537
September 2020 73,800 300 93,041 2,766
August 2020 73,500 600 90,275 1,068