Medford, Oregon Job Growth
There were 86,200 jobs in Medford, Oregon in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 99,925 employed persons for the month. Medford lost 500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 359 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Medford 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.
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 peaked in July 2017 at 87,300. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Medford according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 100,031 for Medford in July 2017. 106 jobs have been lost in Medford since then according to the household survey. From a September 2017 low of 99,021, Medford has added 904 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Medford, Oregon Employment History