Wenatchee, Washington Job Growth
There were 43,600 jobs in Wenatchee, Washington in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,136 employed persons for the month. Wenatchee lost 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 570 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Wenatchee 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.
Wenatchee, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Wenatchee 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 Wenatchee, Washington
CES employment for Wenatchee peaked in September 2016 at 44,200. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Wenatchee according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 61,822 for Wenatchee in May 2016. 686 jobs have been lost in Wenatchee since then according to the household survey. From a August 2016 low of 59,961, Wenatchee has added 1,175 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Wenatchee, Washington Employment History