Department of Numbers

Madera, California Job Growth

There were 38,600 jobs in Madera, California in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,719 employed persons for the month. Madera added 700 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 279 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Madera job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 38,600 +700 +1,600
CPS 56,719 +279 +877

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Madera, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Madera 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 Madera, California

CES employment for Madera in August 2017 is at a new high of 38,600.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,521 for Madera in January 2008. 2,802 jobs have been lost in Madera since then according to the household survey. From a May 2011 low of 50,938, Madera has added 5,781 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Madera, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 38,600 700 56,719 279
July 2017 37,900 -100 56,440 -6
June 2017 38,000 100 56,446 -145
May 2017 37,900 100 56,591 52
April 2017 37,800 100 56,539 414
March 2017 37,700 -300 56,125 83
February 2017 38,000 200 56,042 -220
January 2017 37,800 400 56,262 -114
December 2016 37,400 -100 56,376 77
November 2016 37,500 100 56,299 118
October 2016 37,400 200 56,181 166
September 2016 37,200 200 56,015 173