The number of people on the job in Texas continues to grow over the 12 months. The Texas Workforce Commission said jobs in the state are growing at the fastest rate in the nation. The Austin metro area is also seeing a boost in jobs.
Texas’ employment rate held steady for the month of October at four percent. The Texas Workforce Commission said the state is recovering after COVID and outpacing the U.S. in 10 of 11 major industries.