California Job Growth
There were 15,539,600 jobs in California in August 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 17,223,745 employed persons for the month. California added 44,200 jobs in August 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 15,346 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is California job growth compared to other states.
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California Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for California as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in California
CES employment in August 2014 for California is at a new high of 15,539,600.
CPS employment in California reached a maximum of 17,239,995 in June 2014. 16,250 jobs have been lost in California since then according to the household survey. From a July 2014 low of 17,208,399, California has added 15,346 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
California Employment History