Department of Numbers

Madera, California Job Growth

There were 37,900 jobs in Madera, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,517 employed persons for the month. Madera lost 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 118 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Madera job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 37,900 -300 +1,600
CPS 56,517 -118 +1,920

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 peaked in August 2016 at 38,400. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Madera according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,521 for Madera in January 2008. 3,004 jobs have been lost in Madera since then according to the household survey. From a May 2011 low of 50,938, Madera has added 5,579 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Madera, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 37,900 -300 56,517 -118
November 2016 38,200 -100 56,635 247
October 2016 38,300 0 56,388 -101
September 2016 38,300 -100 56,489 -75
August 2016 38,400 600 56,564 312
July 2016 37,800 -400 56,252 396
June 2016 38,200 300 55,856 195
May 2016 37,900 200 55,661 -335
April 2016 37,700 100 55,996 210
March 2016 37,600 -100 55,786 430
February 2016 37,700 -200 55,356 228
January 2016 37,900 1,600 55,128 531