St. Louis, Missouri Job Growth
There were 1,413,500 jobs in St Louis, Missouri in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,432,400 employed persons for the month. St Louis added 3,000 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 7,726 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St Louis 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 Louis, Missouri Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for St Louis 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 Louis, Missouri
CES employment for St Louis in August 2019 is at a new high of 1,413,500.
CPS employment in August 2019 for St Louis is at a new high of 1,432,400.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Louis, Missouri Employment History