Laredo, Texas Job Growth
There were 104,600 jobs in Laredo, Texas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 110,853 employed persons for the month. Laredo lost 0 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 413 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Laredo 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.
Laredo, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Laredo 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 Laredo, Texas
CES employment for Laredo peaked in March 2018 at 104,800. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Laredo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 104,400 in August 2018, Laredo has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 111,662 for Laredo in April 2018. 809 jobs have been lost in Laredo since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 110,440, Laredo has added 413 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Laredo, Texas Employment History