El Paso, Texas Job Growth
There were 319,500 jobs in El Paso, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 349,407 employed persons for the month. El Paso lost 600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,514 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare El Paso 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.
El Paso, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for El Paso 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 El Paso, Texas
CES employment for El Paso peaked in January 2019 at 320,100. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in El Paso according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in February 2019 for El Paso is at a new high of 349,407.
Employment: CES, CPS
El Paso, Texas Employment History