El Centro, California Job Growth
There were 54,100 jobs in El Centro, California in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,922 employed persons for the month. El Centro added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 103 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare El Centro 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.
El Centro, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for El Centro 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 El Centro, California
CES employment for El Centro peaked in August 2018 at 54,400. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in El Centro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 53,700 in September 2018, El Centro has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in October 2018 for El Centro is at a new high of 60,922.
Employment: CES, CPS
El Centro, California Employment History