Kansas Job Growth
There were 1,430,300 jobs in Kansas in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,430,241 employed persons for the month. Kansas added 3,600 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,769 (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 in August 2018 for Kansas is at a new high of 1,430,300.
CPS employment in Kansas reached a maximum of 1,432,437 in September 2008. 2,196 jobs have been lost in Kansas since then according to the household survey. From a May 2011 low of 1,392,637, Kansas has added 37,604 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kansas Employment History