Department of Numbers

Wenatchee, Washington Job Growth

There were 46,900 jobs in Wenatchee, Washington in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 65,155 employed persons for the month. Wenatchee lost 0 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 123 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Wenatchee job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 46,900 0 +700
CPS 65,155 +123 +513

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 August 2019 at 47,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Wenatchee according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,900 in September 2019, Wenatchee has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in October 2019 for Wenatchee is at a new high of 65,155.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2019

Wenatchee, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2019 46,900 0 65,155 123
September 2019 46,900 -100 65,032 86
August 2019 47,000 200 64,946 86
July 2019 46,800 -100 64,860 -257
June 2019 46,900 300 65,117 43
May 2019 46,600 0 65,074 101
April 2019 46,600 300 64,973 -6
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