Oklahoma Job Growth
There were 1,704,000 jobs in Oklahoma in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,779,673 employed persons for the month. Oklahoma added 4,100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 6,310 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Oklahoma job growth compared to other states.
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Oklahoma Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Oklahoma 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 in Oklahoma
CES employment in July 2019 for Oklahoma is at a new high of 1,704,000.
CPS employment in Oklahoma reached a maximum of 1,781,862 in June 2018. 2,189 jobs have been lost in Oklahoma since then according to the household survey. From a April 2019 low of 1,768,729, Oklahoma has added 10,944 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Oklahoma Employment History