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Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth

There were 151,800 jobs in Killeen, Texas in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 174,153 employed persons for the month. Killeen added 300 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 270 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 151,800 +300 +3,900
CPS 174,153 +270 +1,723

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

Killeen, Texas Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Killeen in November 2022 is at a new high of 151,800.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 174,917 for Killeen in May 2022. 764 jobs have been lost in Killeen since then according to the household survey. From a September 2022 low of 173,842, Killeen has added 311 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2022

Killeen, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2022 151,800 300 174,153 270
October 2022 151,500 -200 173,883 41
September 2022 151,700 1,000 173,842 -212
August 2022 150,700 -500 174,054 -397
July 2022 151,200 400 174,451 -279
June 2022 150,800 600 174,730 -187
May 2022 150,200 100 174,917 10
April 2022 150,100 -100 174,907 302
March 2022 150,200 400 174,605 861
February 2022 149,800 600 173,744 766
January 2022 149,200 700 172,978 564
December 2021 148,500 600 172,414 -16