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Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, California Job Growth

There were 1,054,900 jobs in Sacramento, California in July 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,079,204 employed persons for the month. Sacramento added 4,900 jobs in July 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,430 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sacramento job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,054,900 +4,900 +39,300
CPS 1,079,204 +1,430 +50,105

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 in July 2022 is at a new high of 1,054,900.

CPS employment in July 2022 for Sacramento is at a new high of 1,079,204.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2022

Sacramento, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2022 1,054,900 4,900 1,079,204 1,430
June 2022 1,050,000 800 1,077,774 1,073
May 2022 1,049,200 400 1,076,701 4,770
April 2022 1,048,800 3,200 1,071,931 6,518
March 2022 1,045,599 6,099 1,065,413 7,968
February 2022 1,039,500 8,599 1,057,445 6,076
January 2022 1,030,900 8,300 1,051,369 4,534
December 2021 1,022,600 2,200 1,046,835 -683
November 2021 1,020,400 400 1,047,518 515
October 2021 1,020,000 -300 1,047,003 4,598
September 2021 1,020,300 -1,700 1,042,405 6,418
August 2021 1,022,000 6,400 1,035,987 6,888