Kansas City, Missouri Job Growth
There were 1,101,400 jobs in Kansas City, Missouri in March 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,112,457 employed persons for the month. Kansas City lost 4,200 jobs in March 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 354 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Kansas City 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.
Kansas City, Missouri Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Kansas City 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 Kansas City, Missouri
CES employment for Kansas City peaked in February 2020 at 1,105,600. Since then 4,200 jobs have been lost in Kansas City according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in March 2020 for Kansas City is at a new high of 1,112,457.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kansas City, Missouri Employment History