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Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth

There were 150,100 jobs in Killeen, Texas in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 174,908 employed persons for the month. Killeen lost 100 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 303 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 150,100 -100 +5,200
CPS 174,908 +303 +5,150

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 peaked in March 2022 at 150,200. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Killeen according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Killeen is at a new high of 174,908.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Killeen, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 150,100 -100 174,908 303
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
November 2021 147,900 0 172,430 111
October 2021 147,900 900 172,319 438
September 2021 147,000 300 171,881 506
August 2021 146,700 500 171,375 481
July 2021 146,200 400 170,894 443
June 2021 145,800 300 170,451 345
May 2021 145,500 600 170,106 348