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San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas Job Growth

There were 1,122,000 jobs in San Antonio, Texas in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,185,448 employed persons for the month. San Antonio added 6,300 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,381 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Antonio job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,122,000 +6,300 +53,200
CPS 1,185,448 +1,381 +28,442

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 September 2022 is at a new high of 1,122,000.

CPS employment in September 2022 for San Antonio is at a new high of 1,185,448.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

San Antonio, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 1,122,000 6,300 1,185,448 1,381
August 2022 1,115,700 -1,500 1,184,067 -161
July 2022 1,117,200 5,400 1,184,228 322
June 2022 1,111,800 8,400 1,183,906 1,494
May 2022 1,103,400 6,700 1,182,412 2,273
April 2022 1,096,700 4,700 1,180,139 2,482
March 2022 1,092,000 -5,900 1,177,657 5,342
February 2022 1,097,900 4,700 1,172,315 6,148
January 2022 1,093,200 6,500 1,166,167 5,543
December 2021 1,086,700 3,200 1,160,624 -346
November 2021 1,083,500 5,200 1,160,970 552
October 2021 1,078,300 9,500 1,160,418 3,412