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Stockton-Lodi, California Job Growth

There were 245,200 jobs in Stockton, California in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 311,174 employed persons for the month. Stockton added 900 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,250 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Stockton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 245,200 +900 +7,400
CPS 311,174 +1,250 +6,341

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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 245,200.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Stockton is at a new high of 311,174.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Stockton, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 245,200 900 311,174 1,250
September 2018 244,300 1,600 309,924 1,795
August 2018 242,700 400 308,129 203
July 2018 242,300 1,200 307,926 1,439
June 2018 241,100 100 306,487 -550
May 2018 241,000 0 307,037 -298
April 2018 241,000 1,000 307,335 -507
March 2018 240,000 300 307,842 89
February 2018 239,700 100 307,753 283
January 2018 239,600 200 307,470 1,205
December 2017 239,400 800 306,265 740
November 2017 238,600 800 305,525 692