Kennewick-Richland, Washington Job Growth
There were 114,700 jobs in Kennewick, Washington in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 130,763 employed persons for the month. Kennewick added 400 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 343 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Kennewick 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.
Kennewick, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Kennewick 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 Kennewick, Washington
CES employment for Kennewick in January 2018 is at a new high of 114,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 131,479 for Kennewick in November 2017. 716 jobs have been lost in Kennewick since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kennewick, Washington Employment History