Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Job Growth
There were 687,700 jobs in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in September 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 718,332 employed persons for the month. Oklahoma City added 2,900 jobs in September 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,138 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oklahoma City 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.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
CES employment for Oklahoma City peaked in January 2023 at 687,800. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Oklahoma City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 683,100 in July 2023, Oklahoma City has gained 4,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in September 2023 for Oklahoma City is at a new high of 718,332.
Employment: CES, CPS
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Employment History