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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 63,400 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 62,516 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 685 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 63,400 +200 +1,100
CPS 62,516 +685 +1,991

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 1,800 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 57,400 in August 2011, Sheboygan has gained 6,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,544 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 1,028 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 55,998, Sheboygan has added 6,518 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 63,400 200 62,516 685
January 2018 63,200 -100 61,831 786
December 2017 63,300 400 61,045 79
November 2017 62,900 -100 60,966 276
October 2017 63,000 400 60,690 -104
September 2017 62,600 0 60,794 -128
August 2017 62,600 100 60,922 68
July 2017 62,500 0 60,854 66
June 2017 62,500 100 60,788 -130
May 2017 62,400 -100 60,918 141
April 2017 62,500 200 60,777 1
March 2017 62,300 0 60,776 251