Merced, California Job Growth
There were 66,100 jobs in Merced, California in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 104,706 employed persons for the month. Merced lost 200 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 965 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Merced 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.
Merced, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Merced 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 Merced, California
CES employment for Merced peaked in June 2017 at 66,600. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Merced according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in November 2017 for Merced is at a new high of 104,706.
Employment: CES, CPS
Merced, California Employment History