Modesto, California Job Growth
There were 183,900 jobs in Modesto, California in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 227,116 employed persons for the month. Modesto added 400 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,139 (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 February 2020 at 183,900. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Modesto according to the employer survey. From a trough of 161,200 in April 2020, Modesto has gained 22,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 230,720 for Modesto in February 2020. 3,604 jobs have been lost in Modesto since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 199,801, Modesto has added 27,315 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Modesto, California Employment History