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Sheboygan, Wisconsin Job Growth

There were 61,700 jobs in Sheboygan, Wisconsin in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,979 employed persons for the month. Sheboygan lost 100 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 169 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sheboygan job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 61,700 -100 +2,800
CPS 60,979 +169 +3,899

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 3,500 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,800 in May 2020, Sheboygan has gained 5,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,443 for Sheboygan in March 2008. 2,464 jobs have been lost in Sheboygan since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 53,221, Sheboygan has added 7,758 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Sheboygan, Wisconsin Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 61,700 -100 60,979 169
June 2021 61,800 0 60,810 232
May 2021 61,800 0 60,578 235
April 2021 61,800 100 60,343 173
March 2021 61,700 200 60,170 193
February 2021 61,500 100 59,977 249
January 2021 61,400 500 59,728 313
December 2020 60,900 200 59,415 107
November 2020 60,700 300 59,308 232
October 2020 60,400 400 59,076 -864
September 2020 60,000 500 59,940 2,037
August 2020 59,500 600 57,903 823