Merced, California Job Growth
There were 69,200 jobs in Merced, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 108,309 employed persons for the month. Merced added 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 452 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Merced 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.
Merced, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Merced 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 Merced, California
CES employment for Merced in February 2019 is at a new high of 69,200.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 110,258 for Merced in December 2018. 1,949 jobs have been lost in Merced since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Merced, California Employment History