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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 61,400 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,400 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan lost 0 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 114 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 61,400 0 -1,700
CPS 60,400 -114 +366

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 3,800 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,800 in May 2020, Sheboygan has gained 5,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,378 for Sheboygan in July 2007. 2,978 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 53,626, Sheboygan has added 6,774 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 61,400 0 60,400 -114
January 2021 61,400 500 60,514 724
December 2020 60,900 200 59,790 -135
November 2020 60,700 300 59,925 -93
October 2020 60,400 400 60,018 13
September 2020 60,000 500 60,005 2,100
August 2020 59,500 600 57,905 1,577
July 2020 58,900 1,000 56,328 -689
June 2020 57,900 2,100 57,017 2,129
May 2020 55,800 -600 54,888 1,262
April 2020 56,400 -6,200 53,626 -6,361
March 2020 62,600 -500 59,987 -47