Department of Numbers

Medford, Oregon Job Growth

There were 88,600 jobs in Medford, Oregon in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 101,642 employed persons for the month. Medford added 600 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 863 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Medford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 88,600 +600 +3,000
CPS 101,642 +863 +3,583

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 in February 2018 is at a new high of 88,600.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Medford is at a new high of 101,642.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Medford, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 88,600 600 101,642 863
January 2018 88,000 800 100,779 343
December 2017 87,200 300 100,436 352
November 2017 86,900 -600 100,084 518
October 2017 87,500 200 99,566 545
September 2017 87,300 400 99,021 -255
August 2017 86,900 -100 99,276 -755
July 2017 87,000 200 100,031 306
June 2017 86,800 500 99,725 -299
May 2017 86,300 100 100,024 733
April 2017 86,200 200 99,291 697
March 2017 86,000 400 98,594 535