Salinas, California Job Growth
There were 142,100 jobs in Salinas, California in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 205,393 employed persons for the month. Salinas lost 300 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 490 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Salinas 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.
Salinas, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Salinas 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 Salinas, California
CES employment for Salinas peaked in April 2018 at 142,400. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Salinas according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 207,316 for Salinas in February 2018. 1,923 jobs have been lost in Salinas since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salinas, California Employment History