Austin-Round Rock, Texas Job Growth
There were 1,079,800 jobs in Austin, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,175,827 employed persons for the month. Austin added 2,500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,375 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Austin 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.
Austin, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Austin 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 Austin, Texas
CES employment for Austin in February 2019 is at a new high of 1,079,800.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Austin is at a new high of 1,175,827.
Employment: CES, CPS
Austin, Texas Employment History