Racine, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 78,800 jobs in Racine, Wisconsin in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 96,007 employed persons for the month. Racine lost 300 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 31 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Racine 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.
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 3,400 jobs have been lost in Racine according to the employer survey. From a trough of 73,300 in October 2009, Racine has gained 5,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 96,312 for Racine in March 2018. 305 jobs have been lost in Racine since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 95,608, Racine has added 399 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Racine, Wisconsin Employment History