Yakima, Washington Job Growth
There were 88,400 jobs in Yakima, Washington in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 123,137 employed persons for the month. Yakima added 100 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 197 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yakima 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.
Yakima, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Yakima 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 Yakima, Washington
CES employment for Yakima peaked in June 2019 at 88,400. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Yakima according to the employer survey. From a trough of 88,200 in July 2019, Yakima has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in October 2019 for Yakima is at a new high of 123,137.
Employment: CES, CPS
Yakima, Washington Employment History