Cheyenne, Wyoming Job Growth
There were 46,800 jobs in Cheyenne, Wyoming in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,158 employed persons for the month. Cheyenne lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 385 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cheyenne 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.
Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Cheyenne 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 Cheyenne, Wyoming
CES employment for Cheyenne peaked in January 2015 at 47,400. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Cheyenne according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,100 in January 2018, Cheyenne has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,385 for Cheyenne in December 2016. 2,227 jobs have been lost in Cheyenne since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 44,773, Cheyenne has added 385 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment History