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Stockton-Lodi, California Job Growth

There were 263,900 jobs in Stockton, California in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 321,399 employed persons for the month. Stockton added 600 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 455 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Stockton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 263,900 +600 +8,000
CPS 321,399 +455 +13,492

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 July 2022 at 264,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Stockton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 263,300 in August 2022, Stockton has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in September 2022 for Stockton is at a new high of 321,399.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Stockton, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 263,900 600 321,399 455
August 2022 263,300 -700 320,944 882
July 2022 264,000 600 320,062 1,280
June 2022 263,400 500 318,782 1,410
May 2022 262,900 2,200 317,372 1,990
April 2022 260,700 -500 315,382 1,846
March 2022 261,200 400 313,536 1,982
February 2022 260,800 1,300 311,554 1,498
January 2022 259,500 1,000 310,056 1,135
December 2021 258,500 1,300 308,921 -69
November 2021 257,200 2,000 308,990 190
October 2021 255,200 -700 308,800 893