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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 47,500 jobs in Sherman, Texas in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,465 employed persons for the month. Sherman added 200 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 148 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 47,500 +200 +1,300
CPS 59,465 +148 +846

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 in August 2017 is at a new high of 47,500.

CPS employment in August 2017 for Sherman is at a new high of 59,465.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 47,500 200 59,465 148
July 2017 47,300 0 59,317 -1
June 2017 47,300 200 59,318 11
May 2017 47,100 200 59,307 -12
April 2017 46,900 0 59,319 -40
March 2017 46,900 -100 59,359 60
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