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Apr
17

Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock – May 2017

Workers in the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.92 in May 2017, about 2 percent above the nationwide average of $24.34.

Apr
13

Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2017

Workers in the San Antonio-New Braunfels Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.21 in May 2017, about 9 percent below the nationwide average of $24.34.

Apr
11

Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.2 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)13,592.1 (2)13,593.5 (2)13,591.0 13,612.7 13,656.9 (p)13,702.6

Employment(1)

(2)13,057.4 (2)13,057.3 (2)13,053.3 13,074.2 13,112.8 (p)13,150.3

Unemployment(1)

(2)534.7 (2)536.2 (2)537.7 538.5 544.1 (p)552.4

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.9 (2)3.9 (2)4.0 4.0 4.0 (p)4.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

12,300.9 12,338.0 12,352.3 12,381.9 12,431.7 (p)12,463.7

12-month % change

1.9 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.4 (p)2.4

Mining and Logging(4)

228.2 229.8 229.8 233.8 239.3 (p)243.0

12-month % change

11.7 12.6 12.0 12.1 12.9 (p)12.9

Construction(4)

721.4 727.1 731.8 734.9 740.2 (p)744.0

12-month % change

2.5 3.4 4.0 4.2 4.8 (p)4.8

Manufacturing(4)

852.6 857.2 858.1 859.0 861.7 (p)864.8

12-month % change

1.5 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.1 (p)2.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

2,464.4 2,470.4 2,470.4 2,475.9 2,489.8 (p)2,497.3

12-month % change

1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 2.0 (p)2.2

Information(4)

200.2 199.8 200.1 200.2 200.2 (p)199.5

12-month % change

-0.9 -0.9 -1.0 -1.1 -1.3 (p)-2.0

Financial Activities(4)

763.5 765.5 764.5 765.0 769.5 (p)770.2

12-month % change

3.2 3.1 2.7 2.6 3.0 (p)2.8

Professional & Business Services(4)

1,684.9 1,689.2 1,691.9 1,705.3 1,720.7 (p)1,726.9

12-month % change

2.5 2.7 2.9 3.2 4.0 (p)4.1

Education & Health Services(4)

1,671.3 1,674.0 1,674.3 1,679.6 1,683.9 (p)1,686.0

12-month % change

1.7 1.7 1.4 1.4 1.5 (p)1.4

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

1,347.1 1,355.2 1,359.7 1,357.2 1,352.1 (p)1,352.6

12-month % change

3.7 4.0 4.1 3.5 3.3 (p)3.1

Other Services(4)

427.6 429.0 429.0 429.6 430.0 (p)433.7

12-month % change

0.5 0.7 0.6 0.9 0.9 (p)1.5

Government(4)

1,939.7 1,940.8 1,942.7 1,941.4 1,944.3 (p)1,945.7

12-month % change

0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 (p)0.3

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Austin Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2018
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2018
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — February 2018 Employment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – February 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2018
Union Members in Texas – 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Dallas-Fort Worth Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington — March 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Apr 2018
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Apr 2018
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Apr 2018
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2018
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Apr 2018
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2017 Unemployment News Release Feb 2018
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2013-2017 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Houston Area Employment — January 2018 Employment News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corpus Christi, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2018
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Nov 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Apr 2018
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018