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Tulsa, Oklahoma Job Growth

There were 450,500 jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 459,197 employed persons for the month. Tulsa added 1,700 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,444 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tulsa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 450,500 +1,700 +6,200
CPS 459,197 +2,444 +8,889

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Tulsa, Oklahoma Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Tulsa 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 Tulsa, Oklahoma

CES employment for Tulsa in November 2017 is at a new high of 450,500.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Tulsa is at a new high of 459,197.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Tulsa, Oklahoma Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 450,500 1,700 459,197 2,444
October 2017 448,800 2,100 456,753 1,566
September 2017 446,700 -1,500 455,187 3,312
August 2017 448,200 700 451,875 739
July 2017 447,500 3,500 451,136 1,854
June 2017 444,000 3,400 449,282 -934
May 2017 440,600 -1,000 450,216 -2,245
April 2017 441,600 -500 452,461 -3,298
March 2017 442,100 -900 455,759 439
February 2017 443,000 -300 455,320 904
January 2017 443,300 500 454,416 4,946
December 2016 442,800 -1,500 449,470 -838