Kansas City 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 +3,400
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,700
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%
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 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.1%
  • Year Over Year: -0.2%
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 +100
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: -0.3%
Telecommunications -100
  • From Last Month: -5.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2
  • From Last Year: -13.6%
Accommodation & Food Services -200
  • From Last Month: -0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 39
  • From Last Year: +6.6%
Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: -0.3%
Retail Trade +1,000
  • From Last Month: +2.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 49
  • From Last Year: -1.8%
Transportation & Warehousing +600
  • From Last Month: +2.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: +0.3%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4
  • From Last Year: +7.3%
Goods Producing -300
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 53
  • From Last Year: +1.9%
Hospitals +300
  • From Last Month: +1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 22
  • From Last Year: +4.1%
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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