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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 63,800 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,814 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 373 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 63,800 +300 +400
CPS 61,814 +373 -807

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

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Sheboygan peaked in January 2007 at 65,200. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 57,400 in August 2011, Sheboygan has gained 6,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,544 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 1,730 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 55,983, Sheboygan has added 5,831 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 63,800 300 61,814 373
January 2019 63,500 100 61,441 -129
December 2018 63,400 200 61,570 -349
November 2018 63,200 -300 61,919 -132
October 2018 63,500 200 62,051 -59
September 2018 63,300 500 62,110 -119
August 2018 62,800 -200 62,229 -355
July 2018 63,000 -400 62,584 35
June 2018 63,400 200 62,549 40
May 2018 63,200 200 62,509 -34
April 2018 63,000 -400 62,543 -313
March 2018 63,400 0 62,856 235