Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, California Job Growth
There were 5,990,100 jobs in Los Angeles, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 6,376,422 employed persons for the month. Los Angeles added 5,900 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 42,809 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Los Angeles 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.
Los Angeles, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles, California
CES employment for Los Angeles in December 2016 is at a new high of 5,990,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 6,450,950 for Los Angeles in September 2016. 74,528 jobs have been lost in Los Angeles since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Los Angeles, California Employment History