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Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington Job Growth

There were 90,300 jobs in Bremerton, Washington in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 111,940 employed persons for the month. Bremerton added 400 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 562 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bremerton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 90,300 +400 +1,200
CPS 111,940 +562 +1,565

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

Bremerton, Washington Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bremerton 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 Bremerton, Washington

CES employment for Bremerton in November 2016 is at a new high of 90,300.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 118,592 for Bremerton in July 2008. 6,652 jobs have been lost in Bremerton since then according to the household survey. From a May 2013 low of 104,859, Bremerton has added 7,081 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Bremerton, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 90,300 400 111,940 562
October 2016 89,900 500 111,378 629
September 2016 89,400 -300 110,749 199
August 2016 89,700 200 110,550 -746
July 2016 89,500 100 111,296 286
June 2016 89,400 300 111,010 -280
May 2016 89,100 200 111,290 -425
April 2016 88,900 -400 111,715 100
March 2016 89,300 100 111,615 -3
February 2016 89,200 0 111,618 398
January 2016 89,200 -100 111,220 422
December 2015 89,300 200 110,798 423