St. Joseph, Missouri Job Growth
There were 65,099 jobs in St Joseph, Missouri in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 63,707 employed persons for the month. St Joseph added 299 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 578 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St Joseph 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.
St Joseph, Missouri Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for St Joseph 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 St Joseph, Missouri
CES employment for St Joseph in May 2018 is at a new high of 65,099.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 65,869 for St Joseph in December 2006. 2,162 jobs have been lost in St Joseph since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 59,332, St Joseph has added 4,375 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Joseph, Missouri Employment History