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Tyler, Texas Job Growth

There were 107,600 jobs in Tyler, Texas in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 104,911 employed persons for the month. Tyler added 1,200 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 600 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tyler job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 107,600 +1,200 +2,700
CPS 104,911 +600 +3,321

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 May 2018 is at a new high of 107,600.

CPS employment in May 2018 for Tyler is at a new high of 104,911.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2018

Tyler, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2018 107,600 1,200 104,911 600
April 2018 106,400 200 104,311 149
March 2018 106,200 0 104,162 175
February 2018 106,200 200 103,987 1,079
January 2018 106,000 400 102,908 358
December 2017 105,600 700 102,550 278
November 2017 104,900 100 102,272 319
October 2017 104,800 300 101,953 326
September 2017 104,500 400 101,627 224
August 2017 104,100 -100 101,403 16
July 2017 104,200 -300 101,387 -142
June 2017 104,500 -400 101,529 -61