Kansas City, MO-KS Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -3,600
  • Month Over Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,700
  • Year Over Year: +1.5%
State -5,400
  • Month Over Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: -2,633
  • 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 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.87%
  • Year Over Year: 0.0%
State 4.3%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.3%
  • Year Over Year: 0.0%
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 -400
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 139
  • From Last Year: +1.8%
Telecommunications -100
  • From Last Month: -2.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 4
  • From Last Year: -10.4%
Accommodation & Food Services -100
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 55
  • From Last Year: -1.6%
Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 76
  • From Last Year: -2.5%
Retail Trade +700
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 111
  • From Last Year: -2.3%
Transportation & Warehousing -900
  • From Last Month: -0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 101
  • From Last Year: -1.7%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4
  • From Last Year: +7.3%
Goods Producing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 130
  • From Last Year: +3.1%
Hospitals +300
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 45
  • From Last Year: +3.4%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2
  • From Last Year: -5.9%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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