Modesto, California Job Growth
There were 188,600 jobs in Modesto, California in January 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 227,114 employed persons for the month. Modesto added 500 jobs in January 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 393 (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 January 2023 is at a new high of 188,600.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 230,720 for Modesto in February 2020. 3,606 jobs have been lost in Modesto since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 199,801, Modesto has added 27,313 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Modesto, California Employment History