Department of Numbers

Tyler, Texas Job Growth

There were 106,900 jobs in Tyler, Texas in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 102,855 employed persons for the month. Tyler lost 100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 14 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tyler job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 106,900 -100 +1,300
CPS 102,855 +14 +1,060

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

Tyler, Texas Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Tyler peaked in September 2017 at 107,400. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Tyler according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 103,339 for Tyler in September 2017. 484 jobs have been lost in Tyler since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 102,841, Tyler has added 14 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Tyler, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 106,900 -100 102,855 14
October 2017 107,000 -400 102,841 -498
September 2017 107,400 700 103,339 579
August 2017 106,700 -200 102,760 -33
July 2017 106,900 300 102,793 121
June 2017 106,600 -300 102,672 -203
May 2017 106,900 800 102,875 76
April 2017 106,100 300 102,799 312
March 2017 105,800 -600 102,487 104
February 2017 106,400 200 102,383 595
January 2017 106,200 500 101,788 -80
December 2016 105,700 100 101,868 73