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San Angelo, Texas Job Growth

There were 45,400 jobs in San Angelo, Texas in July 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 47,880 employed persons for the month. San Angelo added 200 jobs in July 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 125 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Angelo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 45,400 +200 -4,400
CPS 47,880 +125 -5,500

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 50,200. Since then 4,800 jobs have been lost in San Angelo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 43,600 in April 2020, San Angelo has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,896 for San Angelo in January 2019. 6,016 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 5,003 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2020

San Angelo, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2020 45,400 200 47,880 125
June 2020 45,200 1,200 47,755 3,205
May 2020 44,000 400 44,550 1,673
April 2020 43,600 -5,900 42,877 -9,015
March 2020 49,500 -700 51,892 -1,971
February 2020 50,200 200 53,863 107
January 2020 50,000 300 53,756 -112
December 2019 49,700 -300 53,868 56
November 2019 50,000 400 53,812 85
October 2019 49,600 -300 53,727 110
September 2019 49,900 100 53,617 131
August 2019 49,800 0 53,486 106