Casper, Wyoming Job Growth
There were 39,700 jobs in Casper, Wyoming in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 37,793 employed persons for the month. Casper added 100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 250 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Casper job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Casper, Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Casper 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 Casper, Wyoming
CES employment for Casper peaked in February 2015 at 44,000. Since then 4,300 jobs have been lost in Casper according to the employer survey. From a trough of 37,700 in November 2016, Casper has gained 2,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 42,057 for Casper in January 2015. 4,264 jobs have been lost in Casper since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 36,382, Casper has added 1,411 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Casper, Wyoming Employment History