Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California Job Growth
There were 287,900 jobs in Oxnard, California in August 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 374,631 employed persons for the month. Oxnard added 2,700 jobs in August 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 6,547 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oxnard 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.
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 peaked in December 2019 at 314,100. Since then 26,200 jobs have been lost in Oxnard according to the employer survey. From a trough of 271,000 in May 2020, Oxnard has gained 16,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 410,099 for Oxnard in December 2019. 35,468 jobs have been lost in Oxnard since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 347,481, Oxnard has added 27,150 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Oxnard, California Employment History