Sioux Falls, South Dakota Job Growth
There were 173,500 jobs in Sioux Falls, South Dakota in September 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 163,673 employed persons for the month. Sioux Falls added 1,200 jobs in September 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 499 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sioux Falls 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.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sioux Falls 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 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
CES employment for Sioux Falls peaked in June 2023 at 173,600. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Sioux Falls according to the employer survey. From a trough of 172,000 in July 2023, Sioux Falls has gained 1,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in September 2023 for Sioux Falls is at a new high of 163,673.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment History