Department of Numbers

Amarillo, Texas Job Growth

There were 124,600 jobs in Amarillo, Texas in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 130,928 employed persons for the month. Amarillo lost 0 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 185 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Amarillo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 124,600 0 +4,400
CPS 130,928 +185 +3,106

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Amarillo, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Amarillo 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 Amarillo, Texas

CES employment for Amarillo in March 2022 is at a new high of 124,600.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Amarillo is at a new high of 130,928.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Amarillo, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 124,600 0 130,928 185
March 2022 124,600 300 130,743 556
February 2022 124,300 200 130,187 386
January 2022 124,100 700 129,801 363
December 2021 123,400 200 129,438 -21
November 2021 123,200 300 129,459 53
October 2021 122,900 1,000 129,406 273
September 2021 121,900 -200 129,133 358
August 2021 122,100 400 128,775 350
July 2021 121,700 600 128,425 279
June 2021 121,100 400 128,146 169
May 2021 120,700 500 127,977 155