Waco, Texas Job Growth
There were 122,500 jobs in Waco, Texas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 121,344 employed persons for the month. Waco added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 385 (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 June 2018 at 122,600. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Waco according to the employer survey. From a trough of 122,000 in July 2018, Waco has gained 500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 121,532 for Waco in July 2018. 188 jobs have been lost in Waco since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 120,959, Waco has added 385 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Waco, Texas Employment History