Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -11,700
  • Month Over Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 6,033
  • Year Over Year: +0.7%
State +8,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 967
  • Year Over Year: +0.7%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 3.2%
  • Month Over Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.33%
  • Year Over Year: -0.7%
State 3.7%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.7%
  • Year Over Year: -0.7%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance -800
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 210
  • From Last Year: +0.5%
Telecommunications +100
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 18
  • From Last Year: -4.7%
Manufacturing -100
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 290
  • From Last Year: +0.4%
Retail Trade +5,500
  • From Last Month: +1.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 349
  • From Last Year: -1.8%
Transportation & Warehousing +1,400
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 215
  • From Last Year: +1.6%
Air Transportation -100
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: +2.3%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 16
  • From Last Year: +2.5%
Chemical Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 17
  • From Last Year: -0.6%
Goods Producing -7,100
  • From Last Month: -1.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 421
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Hospitals +1,100
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 152
  • From Last Year: +1.2%
Accommodation & Food Services -500
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 339
  • From Last Year: +3.5%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +1.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 19
  • From Last Year: +1.6%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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