Department of Numbers

Redding, California Job Growth

There were 69,400 jobs in Redding, California in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,218 employed persons for the month. Redding added 200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 401 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Redding job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 69,400 +200 +2,500
CPS 70,218 +401 +2,855

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

Redding, California Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Redding in April 2022 is at a new high of 69,400.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,444 for Redding in December 2006. 7,226 jobs have been lost in Redding since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 61,515, Redding has added 8,703 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Redding, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 69,400 200 70,218 401
March 2022 69,200 300 69,817 486
February 2022 68,900 700 69,331 477
January 2022 68,200 200 68,854 329
December 2021 68,000 300 68,525 -15
November 2021 67,700 300 68,540 88
October 2021 67,400 500 68,452 298
September 2021 66,900 -100 68,154 334
August 2021 67,000 300 67,820 272
July 2021 66,700 -100 67,548 159
June 2021 66,800 -100 67,389 24
May 2021 66,900 0 67,365 2