Modesto, California Job Growth
There were 177,800 jobs in Modesto, California in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 228,781 employed persons for the month. Modesto added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,593 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Modesto 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.
Modesto, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Modesto 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 Modesto, California
CES employment for Modesto peaked in July 2018 at 177,900. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Modesto according to the employer survey. From a trough of 177,400 in September 2018, Modesto has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Modesto is at a new high of 228,781.
Employment: CES, CPS
Modesto, California Employment History