Joplin, Missouri Job Growth
There were 82,400 jobs in Joplin, Missouri in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,494 employed persons for the month. Joplin added 200 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 764 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Joplin 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.
Joplin, Missouri Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Joplin 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 Joplin, Missouri
CES employment for Joplin in November 2017 is at a new high of 82,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 84,836 for Joplin in February 2016. 2,342 jobs have been lost in Joplin since then according to the household survey. From a May 2017 low of 81,034, Joplin has added 1,460 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Joplin, Missouri Employment History