San Angelo unemployment drops as state adds 16,400 jobs

SAN ANGELO, Texas – The San Angelo unemployment rate continued to drop from July 2022 into August 2022 as the state of Texas unemployment rate incr...

September 20, 2022
10:46 AM

SAN ANGELO, Texas – The San Angelo unemployment rate continued to drop from July 2022 into August 2022 as the state of Texas unemployment rate increased for the first time since April 2020 by .1 percentage point. According to the Texas Workforce Commission report for August 2022, the state of Texas added 16,400 nonfarm jobs during the month, bringing total nonfarm employment to 13,530,100 This is the 10th consecutive month Texas has set a new employment rate with 726,900 new job positions added since August 2021 says the TWC.

Ashtin Wade