San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas Job Growth
There were 1,071,300 jobs in San Antonio, Texas in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,149,912 employed persons for the month. San Antonio lost 600 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4,430 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Antonio 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.
San Antonio, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Antonio 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 Antonio, Texas
CES employment for San Antonio peaked in February 2020 at 1,098,100. Since then 26,800 jobs have been lost in San Antonio according to the employer survey. From a trough of 955,800 in April 2020, San Antonio has gained 115,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,179,951 for San Antonio in February 2020. 30,039 jobs have been lost in San Antonio since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 979,062, San Antonio has added 170,850 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Antonio, Texas Employment History