St. Louis Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -2,400
  • Month Over Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: -1,367
  • Year Over Year: +1.0%
State -8,500
  • Month Over Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: -3,333
  • 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 %
  • Month Over Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0%
  • Year Over Year: %
State %
  • Month Over Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0%
  • Year Over Year: %
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.

Financial Activities -400
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 93
  • From Last Year: +1.9%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 9
  • From Last Year: -2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services -1,700
  • From Last Month: -1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 133
  • From Last Year: +0.2%
Manufacturing -700
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 120
  • From Last Year: +0.7%
Retail Trade -300
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 146
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities +900
  • From Last Month: +1.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 57
  • From Last Year: +1.7%
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities +600
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 269
  • From Last Year: +1.6%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 23
  • From Last Year: +6.5%
Non-Durable Goods -400
  • From Last Month: -0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 47
  • From Last Year: -0.2%
Goods Producing -1,900
  • From Last Month: -1.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 193
  • From Last Year: +2.8%
Hospitals -200
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 82
  • From Last Year: +3.6%
Manufacturing -700
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 120
  • From Last Year: +0.7%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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