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Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California Job Growth

There were 1,675,000 jobs in Riverside, California in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,101,515 employed persons for the month. Riverside added 3,200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 6,292 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Riverside job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,675,000 +3,200 +83,200
CPS 2,101,515 +6,292 +108,050

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 2022 is at a new high of 1,675,000.

CPS employment in September 2022 for Riverside is at a new high of 2,101,515.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Riverside, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 1,675,000 3,200 2,101,515 6,292
August 2022 1,671,800 2,500 2,095,223 9,060
July 2022 1,669,300 11,100 2,086,163 8,154
June 2022 1,658,200 10,100 2,078,009 7,882
May 2022 1,648,100 3,400 2,070,127 10,589
April 2022 1,644,700 7,200 2,059,538 13,880
March 2022 1,637,500 6,000 2,045,658 15,962
February 2022 1,631,500 9,700 2,029,696 13,786
January 2022 1,621,800 13,100 2,015,910 12,565
December 2021 1,608,700 7,700 2,003,345 -1,540
November 2021 1,601,000 5,800 2,004,885 1,181
October 2021 1,595,200 3,400 2,003,704 10,239