Kennewick-Richland, Washington Job Growth
There were 117,600 jobs in Kennewick, Washington in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 137,119 employed persons for the month. Kennewick lost 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 897 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Kennewick 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.
Kennewick, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Kennewick 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 Kennewick, Washington
CES employment for Kennewick peaked in January 2019 at 117,900. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Kennewick according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Kennewick is at a new high of 137,119.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kennewick, Washington Employment History