Salem, Oregon Job Growth
There were 163,700 jobs in Salem, Oregon in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 191,815 employed persons for the month. Salem added 700 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,306 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Salem 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.
Salem, Oregon Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Salem 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 Salem, Oregon
CES employment for Salem in December 2016 is at a new high of 163,700.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Salem is at a new high of 191,815.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salem, Oregon Employment History