San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California Job Growth
There were 1,098,400 jobs in San Jose, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,043,654 employed persons for the month. San Jose added 500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 5,494 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Jose 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 Jose, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Jose 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 Jose, California
CES employment for San Jose in December 2016 is at a new high of 1,098,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,049,148 for San Jose in November 2016. 5,494 jobs have been lost in San Jose since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Jose, California Employment History