Tulsa, Oklahoma Job Growth
There were 454,200 jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 462,118 employed persons for the month. Tulsa lost 3,300 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 570 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tulsa 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.
Tulsa, Oklahoma Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Tulsa 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 Tulsa, Oklahoma
CES employment for Tulsa peaked in July 2019 at 457,500. Since then 3,300 jobs have been lost in Tulsa according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 464,098 for Tulsa in April 2018. 1,980 jobs have been lost in Tulsa since then according to the household survey. From a May 2019 low of 460,569, Tulsa has added 1,549 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tulsa, Oklahoma Employment History