Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, California Job Growth
There were 984,700 jobs in Sacramento, California in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,038,989 employed persons for the month. Sacramento added 4,200 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 4,149 (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 January 2018 at 985,000. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Sacramento according to the employer survey. From a trough of 980,500 in March 2018, Sacramento has gained 4,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,046,140 for Sacramento in February 2018. 7,151 jobs have been lost in Sacramento since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sacramento, California Employment History