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Vallejo-Fairfield, California Job Growth

There were 134,700 jobs in Vallejo, California in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 185,874 employed persons for the month. Vallejo added 700 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 835 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Vallejo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 134,700 +700 +4,600
CPS 185,874 +835 +8,472

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 9,600 jobs have been lost in Vallejo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 122,800 in April 2020, Vallejo has gained 11,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 201,251 for Vallejo in December 2018. 15,377 jobs have been lost in Vallejo since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 169,815, Vallejo has added 16,059 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Vallejo, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 134,700 700 185,874 835
June 2021 134,000 800 185,039 581
May 2021 133,200 700 184,458 728
April 2021 132,500 -500 183,730 -2,452
March 2021 133,000 800 186,182 414
February 2021 132,200 800 185,768 489
January 2021 131,400 -700 185,279 101
December 2020 132,100 100 185,178 -42
November 2020 132,000 -100 185,220 -61
October 2020 132,100 2,299 185,281 7,377
September 2020 129,800 -99 177,904 185
August 2020 129,900 -200 177,719 317