Lubbock, Texas Job Growth
There were 152,200 jobs in Lubbock, Texas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 160,219 employed persons for the month. Lubbock added 700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 326 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lubbock 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.
Lubbock, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lubbock 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 Lubbock, Texas
CES employment for Lubbock in October 2018 is at a new high of 152,200.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Lubbock is at a new high of 160,219.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lubbock, Texas Employment History