California Job Growth
There were 17,488,600 jobs in California in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 18,583,341 employed persons for the month. California added 19,600 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 24,554 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is California job growth compared to other states.
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California Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for California 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 in California
CES employment in July 2019 for California is at a new high of 17,488,600.
CPS employment in California reached a maximum of 18,758,730 in February 2019. 175,389 jobs have been lost in California since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
California Employment History