Texas is said by many job seekers to be a state of opportunity. To find out whether this is a myth or a fact, check out the Texas job market statistics below.
Texans are making $49,392 annually per household. That number reflects a 1.51% decline since the previous year and a 5.52% decline since three years ago. The overall cost of living in Texas is 88.7, with utilities as the largest contributing factor.
The current unemployment rate in Texas is 8.1%, and their current job growth rate is just 1.38%. In the future the job growth rate is expected to increase to 34.66%.