Modesto, California Job Growth
There were 176,900 jobs in Modesto, California in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 228,294 employed persons for the month. Modesto added 600 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,206 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Modesto 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.
Modesto, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Modesto 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 Modesto, California
CES employment for Modesto in January 2018 is at a new high of 176,900.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 230,637 for Modesto in November 2017. 2,343 jobs have been lost in Modesto since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Modesto, California Employment History