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Napa, California Job Growth

There were 73,900 jobs in Napa, California in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,559 employed persons for the month. Napa added 300 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 321 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Napa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 73,900 +300 +3,000
CPS 71,559 +321 +1,290

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

Napa, California Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Napa in August 2017 is at a new high of 73,900.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 71,899 for Napa in April 2008. 340 jobs have been lost in Napa since then according to the household survey. From a April 2010 low of 62,850, Napa has added 8,709 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Napa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 73,900 300 71,559 321
July 2017 73,600 800 71,238 248
June 2017 72,800 100 70,990 56
May 2017 72,700 400 70,934 16
April 2017 72,300 400 70,918 331
March 2017 71,900 100 70,587 58
February 2017 71,800 700 70,529 139
January 2017 71,100 -400 70,390 -89
December 2016 71,500 -100 70,479 86
November 2016 71,600 400 70,393 106
October 2016 71,200 200 70,287 47
September 2016 71,000 100 70,240 -29