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Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California Job Growth

There were 308,900 jobs in Oxnard, California in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 410,034 employed persons for the month. Oxnard lost 700 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 610 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oxnard job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 308,900 -700 +7,600
CPS 410,034 +610 +4,127

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

Oxnard, California Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Oxnard peaked in June 2017 at 309,600. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Oxnard according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Oxnard is at a new high of 410,034.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Oxnard, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 308,900 -700 410,034 610
June 2017 309,600 1,800 409,424 1,400
May 2017 307,800 1,900 408,024 18
April 2017 305,900 -700 408,006 -774
March 2017 306,600 400 408,780 263
February 2017 306,200 200 408,517 -301
January 2017 306,000 3,100 408,818 1,117
December 2016 302,900 0 407,701 511
November 2016 302,900 400 407,190 573
October 2016 302,500 1,300 406,617 681
September 2016 301,200 800 405,936 279
August 2016 300,400 -900 405,657 -250