San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, California Job Growth
There were 118,200 jobs in San Luis Obispo, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 138,469 employed persons for the month. San Luis Obispo added 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,211 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Luis Obispo job growth to job growth in other cities.
|Employment Survey||December 2016||Month/Month||Year/Year|
Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
San Luis Obispo, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Luis Obispo 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 Luis Obispo, California
CES employment for San Luis Obispo peaked in June 2016 at 118,500. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in San Luis Obispo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 116,700 in July 2016, San Luis Obispo has gained 1,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 139,680 for San Luis Obispo in October 2016. 1,211 jobs have been lost in San Luis Obispo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Luis Obispo, California Employment History