Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, California Job Growth
There were 871,600 jobs in Sacramento, California in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 895,129 employed persons for the month. Sacramento lost 149,800 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 152,855 (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 1,029,400. Since then 157,800 jobs have been lost in Sacramento according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,071,601 for Sacramento in December 2019. 176,472 jobs have been lost in Sacramento since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sacramento, California Employment History