Stockton-Lodi, California Job Growth
There were 220,400 jobs in Stockton, California in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 263,176 employed persons for the month. Stockton lost 27,000 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 41,488 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Stockton 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.
Stockton, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Stockton 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 Stockton, California
CES employment for Stockton peaked in February 2020 at 249,200. Since then 28,800 jobs have been lost in Stockton according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 309,057 for Stockton in December 2019. 45,881 jobs have been lost in Stockton since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Stockton, California Employment History