San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas Job Growth
There were 1,056,500 jobs in San Antonio, Texas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,143,770 employed persons for the month. San Antonio added 700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,937 (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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 1,056,500.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,147,688 for San Antonio in May 2018. 3,918 jobs have been lost in San Antonio since then according to the household survey. From a August 2018 low of 1,139,046, San Antonio has added 4,724 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Antonio, Texas Employment History