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Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California Job Growth

There were 308,700 jobs in Oxnard, California in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 407,514 employed persons for the month. Oxnard added 700 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 259 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oxnard job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 308,700 +700 +4,200
CPS 407,514 -259 +1,139

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Oxnard, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Oxnard 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 Oxnard, California

CES employment for Oxnard in May 2018 is at a new high of 308,700.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 409,851 for Oxnard in February 2018. 2,337 jobs have been lost in Oxnard since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2018

Oxnard, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2018 308,700 700 407,514 -259
April 2018 308,000 700 407,773 -1,714
March 2018 307,300 400 409,487 -364
February 2018 306,900 1,300 409,851 1,343
January 2018 305,600 700 408,508 478
December 2017 304,900 400 408,030 135
November 2017 304,500 400 407,895 -498
October 2017 304,100 -2,100 408,393 -749
September 2017 306,200 500 409,142 294
August 2017 305,700 500 408,848 934
July 2017 305,200 300 407,914 885
June 2017 304,900 400 407,029 654