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Stockton-Lodi, California Job Growth

There were 239,800 jobs in Stockton, California in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 302,998 employed persons for the month. Stockton added 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,092 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Stockton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 239,800 +200 +8,500
CPS 302,998 +2,092 +7,527

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 February 2018 is at a new high of 239,800.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Stockton is at a new high of 302,998.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Stockton, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 239,800 200 302,998 2,092
January 2018 239,600 200 300,906 3,555
December 2017 239,400 800 297,351 694
November 2017 238,600 800 296,657 1,057
October 2017 237,800 1,700 295,600 652
September 2017 236,100 500 294,948 812
August 2017 235,600 900 294,136 135
July 2017 234,700 400 294,001 158
June 2017 234,300 500 293,843 1,339
May 2017 233,800 800 292,504 -2,559
April 2017 233,000 1,600 295,063 -316
March 2017 231,400 100 295,379 -92