Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California Job Growth
There were 1,550,100 jobs in Riverside, California in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,996,607 employed persons for the month. Riverside lost 3,700 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 21,139 (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 February 2020 at 1,589,000. Since then 38,900 jobs have been lost in Riverside according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,366,700 in April 2020, Riverside has gained 183,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 2,011,836 for Riverside in February 2020. 15,229 jobs have been lost in Riverside since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 1,716,485, Riverside has added 280,122 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Riverside, California Employment History