Midland, Texas Job Growth
There were 102,600 jobs in Midland, Texas in November 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 97,655 employed persons for the month. Midland lost 1,000 jobs in November 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 390 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Midland 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.
Midland, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Midland 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 Midland, Texas
CES employment for Midland peaked in August 2018 at 104,200. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Midland according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 98,317 for Midland in August 2018. 662 jobs have been lost in Midland since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Midland, Texas Employment History