Medford, Oregon Job Growth
There were 88,500 jobs in Medford, Oregon in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 99,769 employed persons for the month. Medford lost 600 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 378 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Medford job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Medford, Oregon Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Medford 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 Medford, Oregon
CES employment for Medford peaked in July 2018 at 89,700. Since then 1,200 jobs have been lost in Medford according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 101,665 for Medford in March 2018. 1,896 jobs have been lost in Medford since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Medford, Oregon Employment History