San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas Job Growth
There were 977,500 jobs in San Antonio, Texas in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 961,146 employed persons for the month. San Antonio lost 107,900 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 179,362 (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 January 2020 at 1,095,100. Since then 117,600 jobs have been lost in San Antonio according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,184,356 for San Antonio in December 2019. 223,210 jobs have been lost in San Antonio since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Antonio, Texas Employment History