Department of Numbers

Madera, California Job Growth

There were 39,200 jobs in Madera, California in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,263 employed persons for the month. Madera added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 193 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Madera job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 39,200 +400 +800
CPS 57,263 +193 +181

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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 39,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,521 for Madera in January 2008. 2,258 jobs have been lost in Madera since then according to the household survey. From a May 2011 low of 50,951, Madera has added 6,312 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Madera, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 39,200 400 57,263 193
September 2018 38,800 -100 57,070 -10
August 2018 38,900 200 57,080 -163
July 2018 38,700 0 57,243 176
June 2018 38,700 -100 57,067 -37
May 2018 38,800 400 57,104 64
April 2018 38,400 0 57,040 -114
March 2018 38,400 -100 57,154 1
February 2018 38,500 0 57,153 -221
January 2018 38,500 200 57,374 -120
December 2017 38,300 -200 57,494 175
November 2017 38,500 100 57,319 237