Waco, Texas Job Growth
There were 121,300 jobs in Waco, Texas in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 118,992 employed persons for the month. Waco added 100 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,991 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Waco job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Waco, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Waco 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 Waco, Texas
CES employment for Waco peaked in June 2017 at 121,400. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Waco according to the employer survey. From a trough of 120,400 in July 2017, Waco has gained 900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in January 2018 for Waco is at a new high of 118,992.
Employment: CES, CPS
Waco, Texas Employment History