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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 64,200 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,564 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 300 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 76 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 64,200 +300 +1,200
CPS 61,564 +76 +43

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 63,378 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 1,814 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a April 2012 low of 56,003, Sheboygan has added 5,561 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 64,200 300 61,564 76
March 2019 63,900 200 61,488 134
February 2019 63,700 200 61,354 129
January 2019 63,500 100 61,225 35
December 2018 63,400 200 61,190 9
November 2018 63,200 -300 61,181 18
October 2018 63,500 200 61,163 25
September 2018 63,300 500 61,138 6
August 2018 62,800 -200 61,132 -47
July 2018 63,000 -400 61,179 -96
June 2018 63,400 200 61,275 -130
May 2018 63,200 200 61,405 -116