Tulsa, Oklahoma Job Growth
There were 454,700 jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 462,679 employed persons for the month. Tulsa lost 700 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 84 (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 August 2018 at 456,100. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in Tulsa according to the employer survey. From a trough of 453,100 in October 2018, Tulsa has gained 1,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 472,537 for Tulsa in September 2018. 9,858 jobs have been lost in Tulsa since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tulsa, Oklahoma Employment History