Modesto, California Job Growth
There were 177,800 jobs in Modesto, California in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 226,710 employed persons for the month. Modesto added 100 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 43 (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 in May 2018 is at a new high of 177,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 227,958 for Modesto in February 2018. 1,248 jobs have been lost in Modesto since then according to the household survey. From a April 2018 low of 226,667, Modesto has added 43 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Modesto, California Employment History