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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 46,900 jobs in Sherman, Texas in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,376 employed persons for the month. Sherman lost 100 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 77 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 46,900 -100 +1,200
CPS 59,376 +77 +1,156

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

Sherman, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sherman 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 Sherman, Texas

CES employment for Sherman peaked in February 2017 at 47,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Sherman according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Sherman is at a new high of 59,376.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 46,900 -100 59,376 77
February 2017 47,000 200 59,299 344
January 2017 46,800 300 58,955 133
December 2016 46,500 -200 58,822 -11
November 2016 46,700 300 58,833 85
October 2016 46,400 0 58,748 88
September 2016 46,400 200 58,660 41
August 2016 46,200 0 58,619 72
July 2016 46,200 0 58,547 82
June 2016 46,200 0 58,465 55
May 2016 46,200 200 58,410 99
April 2016 46,000 300 58,311 91