Kansas City, Missouri Job Growth
There were 1,094,300 jobs in Kansas City, Missouri in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,088,622 employed persons for the month. Kansas City added 800 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 5,920 (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 in February 2018 is at a new high of 1,094,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,094,491 for Kansas City in September 2017. 5,869 jobs have been lost in Kansas City since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 1,078,140, Kansas City has added 10,482 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kansas City, Missouri Employment History