San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, California Job Growth
There were 2,338,900 jobs in San Francisco, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,459,998 employed persons for the month. San Francisco added 3,300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 15,422 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Francisco 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.
San Francisco, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Francisco 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 San Francisco, California
CES employment for San Francisco peaked in October 2016 at 2,339,800. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in San Francisco according to the employer survey. From a trough of 2,335,600 in November 2016, San Francisco has gained 3,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 2,479,282 for San Francisco in October 2016. 19,284 jobs have been lost in San Francisco since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Francisco, California Employment History