Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California Job Growth
There were 1,508,000 jobs in Riverside, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,982,522 employed persons for the month. Riverside lost 2,500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 5,662 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Riverside 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.
Riverside, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Riverside 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 Riverside, California
CES employment for Riverside peaked in October 2018 at 1,516,200. Since then 8,200 jobs have been lost in Riverside according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 2,000,058 for Riverside in December 2018. 17,536 jobs have been lost in Riverside since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Riverside, California Employment History