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Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California Job Growth

There were 306,700 jobs in Oxnard, California in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 410,194 employed persons for the month. Oxnard added 1,100 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 387 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Oxnard job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 306,700 +1,100 +5,000
CPS 410,194 +387 +1,677

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 February 2018 is at a new high of 306,700.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 414,869 for Oxnard in September 2017. 4,675 jobs have been lost in Oxnard since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 409,807, Oxnard has added 387 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Oxnard, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 306,700 1,100 410,194 387
January 2018 305,600 700 409,807 -4,418
December 2017 304,900 400 414,225 -516
November 2017 304,500 400 414,741 580
October 2017 304,100 -2,100 414,161 -708
September 2017 306,200 500 414,869 4,146
August 2017 305,700 500 410,723 203
July 2017 305,200 300 410,520 1,096
June 2017 304,900 400 409,424 1,400
May 2017 304,500 500 408,024 18
April 2017 304,000 1,100 408,006 -774
March 2017 302,900 1,200 408,780 263