Amarillo, Texas Job Growth
There were 120,700 jobs in Amarillo, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 129,582 employed persons for the month. Amarillo added 400 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 5 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Amarillo 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.
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 February 2019 is at a new high of 120,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 130,411 for Amarillo in December 2018. 829 jobs have been lost in Amarillo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Amarillo, Texas Employment History