Fresno, California Job Growth
There were 335,000 jobs in Fresno, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 408,002 employed persons for the month. Fresno lost 1,100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,030 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fresno job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Fresno, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fresno 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 for Fresno, California
CES employment for Fresno peaked in September 2016 at 337,300. Since then 2,300 jobs have been lost in Fresno according to the employer survey. From a trough of 334,900 in October 2016, Fresno has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 409,032 for Fresno in November 2016. 1,030 jobs have been lost in Fresno since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fresno, California Employment History