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San Angelo, Texas Job Growth

There were 48,300 jobs in San Angelo, Texas in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,728 employed persons for the month. San Angelo lost 500 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 43 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Angelo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,300 -500 -500
CPS 51,728 +43 -556

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

San Angelo, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Angelo 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 San Angelo, Texas

CES employment for San Angelo peaked in December 2014 at 49,700. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in San Angelo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 48,200 in March 2017, San Angelo has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,371 for San Angelo in October 2014. 1,643 jobs have been lost in San Angelo since then according to the household survey. From a July 2017 low of 51,685, San Angelo has added 43 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

San Angelo, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 48,300 -500 51,728 43
July 2017 48,800 200 51,685 -328
June 2017 48,600 -500 52,013 -400
May 2017 49,100 500 52,413 151
April 2017 48,600 400 52,262 149
March 2017 48,200 -300 52,113 173
February 2017 48,500 -100 51,940 115
January 2017 48,600 -200 51,825 -365
December 2016 48,800 100 52,190 -44
November 2016 48,700 200 52,234 42
October 2016 48,500 -100 52,192 20
September 2016 48,600 -200 52,172 -112