Medford, Oregon Job Growth
There were 86,400 jobs in Medford, Oregon in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 101,511 employed persons for the month. Medford added 200 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 168 (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 January 2020 at 91,600. Since then 5,200 jobs have been lost in Medford according to the employer survey. From a trough of 78,200 in April 2020, Medford has gained 8,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2021 for Medford is at a new high of 101,511.
Employment: CES, CPS
Medford, Oregon Employment History