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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 49,100 jobs in Sherman, Texas in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 62,327 employed persons for the month. Sherman added 400 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 26 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,100 +400 +1,000
CPS 62,327 -26 +741

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Sherman, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sherman 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 Sherman, Texas

CES employment for Sherman in August 2019 is at a new high of 49,100.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 62,420 for Sherman in May 2019. 93 jobs have been lost in Sherman since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 49,100 400 62,327 -26
July 2019 48,700 100 62,353 -56
June 2019 48,600 -200 62,409 -11
May 2019 48,800 300 62,420 26
April 2019 48,500 -200 62,394 66
March 2019 48,700 100 62,328 143
February 2019 48,600 300 62,185 169
January 2019 48,300 -200 62,016 115
December 2018 48,500 200 61,901 -22
November 2018 48,300 0 61,923 15
October 2018 48,300 -100 61,908 133
September 2018 48,400 300 61,775 189