Kansas Job Growth
There were 1,411,600 jobs in Kansas in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,435,126 employed persons for the month. Kansas added 3,100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,235 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Kansas job growth compared to other states.
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Kansas Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Kansas 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 in Kansas
CES employment peaked in September 2016 for Kansas at 1,415,600. Since then 4,000 jobs have been lost in Kansas according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,399,800 in June 2017, Kansas has gained 11,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Kansas for November 2017 is at a new high of 1,435,126.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kansas Employment History