Merced, California Job Growth
There were 69,500 jobs in Merced, California in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 106,536 employed persons for the month. Merced lost 200 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 157 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Merced job growth to job growth in other cities.
|Employment Survey||April 2019||Month/Month||Year/Year|
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 peaked in March 2019 at 69,700. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Merced according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 106,693 for Merced in March 2019. 157 jobs have been lost in Merced since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Merced, California Employment History