Department of Numbers

Medford, Oregon Job Growth

There were 87,100 jobs in Medford, Oregon in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 98,735 employed persons for the month. Medford added 1,000 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 676 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Medford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 87,100 +1,000 +3,000
CPS 98,735 +676 +3,121

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

Medford, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Medford 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 Medford, Oregon

CES employment for Medford in March 2017 is at a new high of 87,100.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Medford is at a new high of 98,735.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Medford, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 87,100 1,000 98,735 676
February 2017 86,100 100 98,059 532
January 2017 86,000 400 97,527 1,131
December 2016 85,600 600 96,396 195
November 2016 85,000 -300 96,201 78
October 2016 85,300 -700 96,123 -242
September 2016 86,000 300 96,365 -245
August 2016 85,700 700 96,610 321
July 2016 85,000 400 96,289 504
June 2016 84,600 200 95,785 103
May 2016 84,400 -300 95,682 -145
April 2016 84,700 600 95,827 213