San Diego-Carlsbad, California Job Growth
There were 1,513,700 jobs in San Diego, California in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,541,097 employed persons for the month. San Diego added 1,600 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 873 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Diego 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.
San Diego, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Diego 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 San Diego, California
CES employment for San Diego in August 2019 is at a new high of 1,513,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,551,934 for San Diego in February 2019. 10,837 jobs have been lost in San Diego since then according to the household survey. From a July 2019 low of 1,540,224, San Diego has added 873 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Diego, California Employment History