Salem, Oregon Job Growth
There were 164,300 jobs in Salem, Oregon in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 197,577 employed persons for the month. Salem added 900 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,797 (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 November 2017 is at a new high of 164,300.
CPS employment in November 2017 for Salem is at a new high of 197,577.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salem, Oregon Employment History