Joplin, Missouri Job Growth
There were 82,900 jobs in Joplin, Missouri in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,052 employed persons for the month. Joplin added 800 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 239 (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 August 2019 is at a new high of 82,900.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 83,690 for Joplin in February 2016. 1,638 jobs have been lost in Joplin since then according to the household survey. From a November 2016 low of 81,055, Joplin has added 997 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Joplin, Missouri Employment History