California Job Growth
There were 16,534,300 jobs in California in August 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 18,170,326 employed persons for the month. California added 63,100 jobs in August 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 57,335 (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 2016 for California is at a new high of 16,534,300.
CPS employment in California for August 2016 is at a new high of 18,170,326.
Employment: CES, CPS
California Employment History