Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, California Job Growth
There were 970,900 jobs in Sacramento, California in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,022,659 employed persons for the month. Sacramento added 4,800 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 931 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sacramento 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.
Sacramento, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sacramento 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 Sacramento, California
CES employment for Sacramento peaked in February 2020 at 1,037,200. Since then 66,300 jobs have been lost in Sacramento according to the employer survey. From a trough of 900,000 in April 2020, Sacramento has gained 70,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,071,601 for Sacramento in December 2019. 48,942 jobs have been lost in Sacramento since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 914,349, Sacramento has added 108,310 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sacramento, California Employment History