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Vallejo-Fairfield, California Job Growth

There were 137,400 jobs in Vallejo, California in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 196,747 employed persons for the month. Vallejo lost 300 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 32 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Vallejo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 137,400 -300 +1,200
CPS 196,747 +32 +209

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

Vallejo, California Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Vallejo peaked in July 2017 at 137,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Vallejo according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 198,705 for Vallejo in September 2005. 1,958 jobs have been lost in Vallejo since then according to the household survey. From a October 2010 low of 176,442, Vallejo has added 20,305 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Vallejo, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 137,400 -300 196,747 32
July 2017 137,700 600 196,715 638
June 2017 137,100 -200 196,077 -493
May 2017 137,300 0 196,570 -297
April 2017 137,300 -200 196,867 -401
March 2017 137,500 400 197,268 -57
February 2017 137,100 200 197,325 -121
January 2017 136,900 -500 197,446 112
December 2016 137,400 500 197,334 58
November 2016 136,900 200 197,276 107
October 2016 136,700 0 197,169 273
September 2016 136,700 500 196,896 358