Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California Job Growth
There were 1,684,400 jobs in Riverside, California in September 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,052,981 employed persons for the month. Riverside added 5,900 jobs in September 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,395 (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 in September 2023 is at a new high of 1,684,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 2,089,913 for Riverside in November 2022. 36,932 jobs have been lost in Riverside since then according to the household survey. From a August 2023 low of 2,051,586, Riverside has added 1,395 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Riverside, California Employment History