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Madera, California Job Growth

There were 38,100 jobs in Madera, California in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,136 employed persons for the month. Madera lost 200 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 54 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Madera job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 38,100 -200 -2,700
CPS 56,136 +54 -1,836

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

Madera, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Madera 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 Madera, California

CES employment for Madera peaked in February 2020 at 40,800. Since then 2,700 jobs have been lost in Madera according to the employer survey. From a trough of 36,100 in April 2020, Madera has gained 2,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,458 for Madera in January 2008. 3,322 jobs have been lost in Madera since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 50,941, Madera has added 5,195 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Madera, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 38,100 -200 56,136 54
January 2021 38,300 -300 56,082 66
December 2020 38,600 100 56,016 36
November 2020 38,500 -300 55,980 126
October 2020 38,800 600 55,854 2,046
September 2020 38,200 -200 53,808 242
August 2020 38,400 200 53,566 457
July 2020 38,200 400 53,109 222
June 2020 37,800 1,600 52,887 83
May 2020 36,200 100 52,804 -83
April 2020 36,100 -4,600 52,887 -5,006
March 2020 40,700 -100 57,893 -79