Waco, Texas Job Growth
There were 122,700 jobs in Waco, Texas in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 122,035 employed persons for the month. Waco lost 100 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 7 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Waco 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.
Waco, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Waco 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 Waco, Texas
CES employment for Waco peaked in July 2019 at 122,800. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Waco according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 122,070 for Waco in May 2019. 35 jobs have been lost in Waco since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Waco, Texas Employment History