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Vallejo-Fairfield, California Job Growth

There were 132,100 jobs in Vallejo, California in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 187,240 employed persons for the month. Vallejo added 700 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 151 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Vallejo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 132,100 +700 -12,200
CPS 187,240 +151 -14,869

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Vallejo, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Vallejo 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 Vallejo, California

CES employment for Vallejo peaked in February 2020 at 144,300. Since then 12,200 jobs have been lost in Vallejo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 122,800 in April 2020, Vallejo has gained 9,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 202,512 for Vallejo in December 2019. 15,272 jobs have been lost in Vallejo since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 171,398, Vallejo has added 15,842 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Vallejo, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 132,100 700 187,240 151
January 2021 131,400 -700 187,089 -2
December 2020 132,100 100 187,091 155
November 2020 132,000 -100 186,936 -2,059
October 2020 132,100 2,299 188,995 8,287
September 2020 129,800 -99 180,708 -6
August 2020 129,900 -200 180,714 4,216
July 2020 130,100 1,299 176,498 331
June 2020 128,800 4,600 176,167 4,769
May 2020 124,200 1,400 171,398 -154
April 2020 122,800 -20,900 171,552 -27,911
March 2020 143,700 -600 199,463 -2,646