Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Job Growth
There were 660,600 jobs in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 668,966 employed persons for the month. Oklahoma City added 700 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 225 (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 July 2019 at 661,900. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in Oklahoma City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 658,900 in August 2019, Oklahoma City has gained 1,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in October 2019 for Oklahoma City is at a new high of 668,966.
Employment: CES, CPS
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Employment History