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Sioux Falls, South Dakota Job Growth

There were 165,300 jobs in Sioux Falls, South Dakota in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 157,218 employed persons for the month. Sioux Falls added 1,000 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 574 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sioux Falls job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 165,300 +1,000 +4,600
CPS 157,218 +574 +3,746

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 April 2022 is at a new high of 165,300.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Sioux Falls is at a new high of 157,218.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 165,300 1,000 157,218 574
March 2022 164,300 1,000 156,644 450
February 2022 163,300 100 156,194 99
January 2022 163,200 0 156,095 457
December 2021 163,200 -400 155,638 -12
November 2021 163,600 500 155,650 -45
October 2021 163,100 400 155,695 0
September 2021 162,700 100 155,695 67
August 2021 162,600 300 155,628 254
July 2021 162,300 500 155,374 498
June 2021 161,800 400 154,876 647
May 2021 161,400 700 154,229 757