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Tyler, Texas Job Growth

There were 105,800 jobs in Tyler, Texas in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 102,461 employed persons for the month. Tyler lost 600 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 78 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tyler job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 105,800 -600 +2,400
CPS 102,461 +78 +2,303

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 February 2017 at 106,400. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Tyler according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Tyler is at a new high of 102,461.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Tyler, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 105,800 -600 102,461 78
February 2017 106,400 200 102,383 595
January 2017 106,200 500 101,788 -80
December 2016 105,700 100 101,868 73
November 2016 105,600 100 101,795 174
October 2016 105,500 900 101,621 321
September 2016 104,600 200 101,300 312
August 2016 104,400 0 100,988 185
July 2016 104,400 100 100,803 109
June 2016 104,300 200 100,694 169
May 2016 104,100 200 100,525 231
April 2016 103,900 500 100,294 136