San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, California Job Growth
There were 117,900 jobs in San Luis Obispo, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 137,867 employed persons for the month. San Luis Obispo lost 600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,017 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare San Luis Obispo 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 Luis Obispo, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for San Luis Obispo 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 Luis Obispo, California
CES employment for San Luis Obispo peaked in December 2018 at 119,000. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in San Luis Obispo according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 140,663 for San Luis Obispo in December 2018. 2,796 jobs have been lost in San Luis Obispo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
San Luis Obispo, California Employment History