Department of Numbers

Tyler, Texas Job Growth

There were 107,100 jobs in Tyler, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 105,176 employed persons for the month. Tyler added 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 123 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tyler job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 107,100 +300 +1,900
CPS 105,176 +123 +1,189

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

Tyler, Texas Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Tyler in February 2019 is at a new high of 107,100.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 106,179 for Tyler in December 2018. 1,003 jobs have been lost in Tyler since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 105,053, Tyler has added 123 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Tyler, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 107,100 300 105,176 123
January 2019 106,800 -200 105,053 -1,126
December 2018 107,000 300 106,179 117
November 2018 106,700 0 106,062 523
October 2018 106,700 600 105,539 589
September 2018 106,100 -200 104,950 164
August 2018 106,300 0 104,786 -88
July 2018 106,300 300 104,874 245
June 2018 106,000 0 104,629 -142
May 2018 106,000 300 104,771 460
April 2018 105,700 400 104,311 149
March 2018 105,300 100 104,162 175