Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas Job Growth
There were 3,575,600 jobs in Dallas, Texas in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,607,095 employed persons for the month. Dallas added 2,000 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,159 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Dallas 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.
Dallas, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Dallas 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 Dallas, Texas
CES employment for Dallas in December 2016 is at a new high of 3,575,600.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Dallas is at a new high of 3,607,095.
Employment: CES, CPS
Dallas, Texas Employment History