St. Louis, Missouri Job Growth
There were 1,410,900 jobs in St Louis, Missouri in November 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,450,821 employed persons for the month. St Louis added 200 jobs in November 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,401 (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 peaked in August 2019 at 1,413,500. Since then 2,600 jobs have been lost in St Louis according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,410,700 in October 2019, St Louis has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in November 2019 for St Louis is at a new high of 1,450,821.
Employment: CES, CPS
St Louis, Missouri Employment History