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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 64,200 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,962 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 148 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 64,200 -100 +1,200
CPS 61,962 -148 +287

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

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,544 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 1,582 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 55,983, Sheboygan has added 5,979 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 64,200 -100 61,962 -148
September 2018 64,300 300 62,110 -119
August 2018 64,000 -200 62,229 -355
July 2018 64,200 100 62,584 35
June 2018 64,099 499 62,549 40
May 2018 63,600 100 62,509 -34
April 2018 63,500 200 62,543 -313
March 2018 63,300 -200 62,856 235
February 2018 63,500 300 62,621 506
January 2018 63,200 -100 62,115 228
December 2017 63,300 400 61,887 106
November 2017 62,900 -100 61,781 106