Brownsville-Harlingen, Texas Job Growth
There were 144,000 jobs in Brownsville, Texas in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 157,103 employed persons for the month. Brownsville added 500 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 684 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brownsville job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Brownsville, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Brownsville 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 Brownsville, Texas
CES employment for Brownsville in November 2016 is at a new high of 144,000.
CPS employment in November 2016 for Brownsville is at a new high of 157,103.
Employment: CES, CPS
Brownsville, Texas Employment History