Sioux Falls, South Dakota Job Growth
There were 158,400 jobs in Sioux Falls, South Dakota in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 148,235 employed persons for the month. Sioux Falls added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 336 (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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 158,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 148,734 for Sioux Falls in August 2018. 499 jobs have been lost in Sioux Falls since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 147,899, Sioux Falls has added 336 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment History