California Job Growth
There were 16,054,100 jobs in California in May 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 17,813,390 employed persons for the month. California added 54,200 jobs in May 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 59,064 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is California job growth compared to other states.
|Employment Survey||May 2015||Month/Month||Year/Year|
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 May 2015 for California is at a new high of 16,054,100.
CPS employment in California for May 2015 is at a new high of 17,813,390.
Employment: CES, CPS
California Employment History