El Paso, Texas Job Growth
There were 321,400 jobs in El Paso, Texas in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 349,419 employed persons for the month. El Paso lost 300 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 166 (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 May 2019 at 321,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in El Paso according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 349,585 for El Paso in June 2019. 166 jobs have been lost in El Paso since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
El Paso, Texas Employment History