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San Angelo, Texas Job Growth

There were 47,800 jobs in San Angelo, Texas in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,085 employed persons for the month. San Angelo added 300 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 135 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Angelo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 47,800 +300 -2,500
CPS 51,085 +135 -2,778

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

San Angelo, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Angelo 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 San Angelo, Texas

CES employment for San Angelo peaked in October 2018 at 50,300. Since then 2,500 jobs have been lost in San Angelo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 45,300 in April 2020, San Angelo has gained 2,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,896 for San Angelo in January 2019. 2,811 jobs have been lost in San Angelo since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 42,877, San Angelo has added 8,208 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

San Angelo, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 47,800 300 51,085 135
January 2021 47,500 300 50,950 1,257
December 2020 47,200 -100 49,693 133
November 2020 47,300 -100 49,560 -511
October 2020 47,400 400 50,071 60
September 2020 47,000 -100 50,011 -885
August 2020 47,100 200 50,896 2,495
July 2020 46,900 300 48,401 646
June 2020 46,600 500 47,755 3,205
May 2020 46,100 800 44,550 1,673
April 2020 45,300 -4,900 42,877 -9,015
March 2020 50,200 -100 51,892 -1,971