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Texas



News Releases:
Jun
20
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2024

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $39.04 per hour in the South to $52.91 in the Northeast in March 2024.

Jun
12
Consumer Price Index, South Region — May 2024

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the South rose 0.1 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
12
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area – May 2024

Prices in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), rose 1.0 percent in April and May, up 5.0 percent over the year.

Texas Economy at a Glance:
Texas
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2023
Jan
2024
Feb
2024
Mar
2024
Apr
2024
May
2024

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)15,130.6 15,143.4 15,169.1 15,189.8 15,226.7 (p)15,262.6

Employment(1)

(r)14,542.8 14,558.9 14,578.7 14,590.8 14,623.2 (p)14,655.7

Unemployment(1)

(r)587.8 584.6 590.4 599.0 603.4 (p)606.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.0 (p)4.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

14,034.5 14,053.9 14,096.6 14,116.4 14,153.8 (p)14,195.6

12-month % change

2.4 1.9 2.1 2.0 2.2 (p)2.3

Mining and Logging(3)

214.3 208.9 209.2 213.1 209.8 (p)208.2

12-month % change

2.2 -1.4 -2.1 -0.9 -1.8 (p)-2.8

Construction(3)

837.9 837.0 844.9 845.4 846.9 (p)852.4

12-month % change

4.2 2.9 4.0 3.5 3.8 (p)4.3

Manufacturing(3)

962.0 966.2 969.5 966.7 970.5 (p)974.8

12-month % change

1.8 1.9 2.2 1.7 2.0 (p)2.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,777.2 2,769.6 2,766.6 2,766.5 2,774.9 (p)2,788.2

12-month % change

1.5 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.7 (p)1.0

Information(3)

232.4 232.4 233.2 233.3 233.9 (p)233.9

12-month % change

-1.9 -2.1 -1.8 -1.6 -1.0 (p)-0.6

Financial Activities(3)

908.4 912.1 914.7 913.5 916.0 (p)919.7

12-month % change

1.5 1.5 1.6 1.3 1.5 (p)1.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

2,122.1 2,132.2 2,143.8 2,141.7 2,148.8 (p)2,154.0

12-month % change

0.3 0.5 1.2 1.0 1.4 (p)1.7

Education & Health Services(3)

1,921.7 1,926.3 1,929.2 1,935.0 1,942.1 (p)1,943.5

12-month % change

4.1 3.5 3.1 3.0 3.3 (p)2.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,497.4 1,498.2 1,507.5 1,515.4 1,522.0 (p)1,528.9

12-month % change

3.7 1.8 2.4 2.6 3.2 (p)3.5

Other Services(3)

483.1 487.4 488.3 490.7 492.4 (p)493.0

12-month % change

4.5 4.7 4.5 4.6 5.4 (p)5.0

Government(3)

2,078.0 2,083.6 2,089.7 2,095.1 2,096.5 (p)2,099.0

12-month % change

3.2 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.0 (p)2.9

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
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Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2024
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area — March 2024 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2024
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso (PDF) Employment Table Jun 2022
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Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Jun 2022
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2022
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2023 Unemployment News Release Feb 2024
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Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2019-2023 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2024
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2023 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2024
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area — March 2024 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2024
Houston Area Employment — April 2024 Employment News Release May 2024
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur – May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
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Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2022 Pay News Release Feb 2024
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2024
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2022
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2022
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2023 Employment News Release Oct 2023
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