Springfield, Missouri Job Growth
There were 215,400 jobs in Springfield, Missouri in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 225,231 employed persons for the month. Springfield lost 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,249 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Springfield 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.
Springfield, Missouri Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Springfield 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 Springfield, Missouri
CES employment for Springfield peaked in August 2018 at 215,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Springfield according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Springfield is at a new high of 225,231.
Employment: CES, CPS
Springfield, Missouri Employment History