Yakima, Washington Job Growth
There were 83,900 jobs in Yakima, Washington in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 115,994 employed persons for the month. Yakima added 500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 410 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yakima 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.
Yakima, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Yakima 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 Yakima, Washington
CES employment for Yakima in December 2016 is at a new high of 83,900.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Yakima is at a new high of 115,994.
Employment: CES, CPS
Yakima, Washington Employment History