Midland, Texas Job Growth
There were 97,300 jobs in Midland, Texas in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 94,917 employed persons for the month. Midland lost 0 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,135 (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 November 2014 at 97,900. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Midland according to the employer survey. From a trough of 86,200 in July 2016, Midland has gained 11,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2018 for Midland is at a new high of 94,917.
Employment: CES, CPS
Midland, Texas Employment History