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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 59,000 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in August 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,241 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan added 600 jobs in August 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 913 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 59,000 +600 -4,300
CPS 57,241 +913 -3,086

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 July 2007 at 65,200. Since then 6,200 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,100 in April 2020, Sheboygan has gained 3,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,378 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 6,137 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 53,626, Sheboygan has added 3,615 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2020

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2020 59,000 600 57,241 913
July 2020 58,400 300 56,328 -689
June 2020 58,100 2,400 57,017 2,129
May 2020 55,700 600 54,888 1,262
April 2020 55,100 -7,400 53,626 -6,361
March 2020 62,500 -600 59,987 -47
February 2020 63,100 400 60,034 14
January 2020 62,700 300 60,020 126
December 2019 62,400 -200 59,894 -92
November 2019 62,600 -200 59,986 -117
October 2019 62,800 -100 60,103 -117
September 2019 62,900 -400 60,220 -107