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Madera, California Job Growth

There were 37,700 jobs in Madera, California in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 56,017 employed persons for the month. Madera added 200 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 163 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Madera job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 37,700 +200 -2,200
CPS 56,017 +163 -1,951

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 November 2019 at 39,900. Since then 2,200 jobs have been lost in Madera according to the employer survey. From a trough of 35,900 in April 2020, Madera has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,458 for Madera in January 2008. 3,441 jobs have been lost in Madera since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 50,941, Madera has added 5,076 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Madera, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 37,700 200 56,017 163
October 2020 37,500 -500 55,854 2,046
September 2020 38,000 -200 53,808 242
August 2020 38,200 1,300 53,566 457
July 2020 36,900 400 53,109 222
June 2020 36,500 400 52,887 83
May 2020 36,100 200 52,804 -83
April 2020 35,900 -4,000 52,887 -5,006
March 2020 39,900 300 57,893 -79
February 2020 39,600 100 57,972 15
January 2020 39,500 -300 57,957 -104
December 2019 39,800 -100 58,061 93