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Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington Job Growth

There were 94,400 jobs in Bremerton, Washington in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 126,008 employed persons for the month. Bremerton added 300 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 451 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bremerton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,400 +300 +3,700
CPS 126,008 +451 +5,819

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

Bremerton, Washington Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bremerton 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 Bremerton, Washington

CES employment for Bremerton peaked in January 2020 at 96,800. Since then 2,400 jobs have been lost in Bremerton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 85,300 in April 2020, Bremerton has gained 9,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Bremerton is at a new high of 126,008.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Bremerton, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 94,400 300 126,008 451
March 2022 94,100 400 125,557 742
February 2022 93,700 700 124,815 681
January 2022 93,000 -100 124,134 355
December 2021 93,100 700 123,779 -48
November 2021 92,400 200 123,827 80
October 2021 92,200 -100 123,747 469
September 2021 92,300 200 123,278 592
August 2021 92,100 400 122,686 629
July 2021 91,700 300 122,057 644
June 2021 91,400 400 121,413 596
May 2021 91,000 300 120,817 628