Department of Numbers

Wenatchee, Washington Job Growth

There were 46,500 jobs in Wenatchee, Washington in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 64,992 employed persons for the month. Wenatchee added 200 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 13 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Wenatchee job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 46,500 +200 +400
CPS 64,992 +13 +1,533

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Wenatchee, Washington Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Wenatchee 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 Wenatchee, Washington

CES employment for Wenatchee peaked in September 2018 at 46,500. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Wenatchee according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,200 in October 2018, Wenatchee has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Wenatchee is at a new high of 64,992.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Wenatchee, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 46,500 200 64,992 13
March 2019 46,300 -100 64,979 -8
February 2019 46,400 -100 64,987 211
January 2019 46,500 0 64,776 174
December 2018 46,500 100 64,602 -34
November 2018 46,400 200 64,636 -6
October 2018 46,200 -300 64,642 155
September 2018 46,500 200 64,487 238
August 2018 46,300 0 64,249 260
July 2018 46,300 100 63,989 238
June 2018 46,200 100 63,751 171
May 2018 46,100 0 63,580 121