Fresno, California Job Growth
There were 332,600 jobs in Fresno, California in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 380,789 employed persons for the month. Fresno lost 30,400 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 31,859 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fresno 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.
Fresno, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fresno 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 Fresno, California
CES employment for Fresno peaked in January 2020 at 366,400. Since then 33,800 jobs have been lost in Fresno according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 423,615 for Fresno in December 2019. 42,826 jobs have been lost in Fresno since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fresno, California Employment History