Department of Numbers

Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington Job Growth

There were 94,300 jobs in Bremerton, Washington in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 120,009 employed persons for the month. Bremerton lost 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 970 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bremerton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,300 -300 +1,800
CPS 120,009 +970 +4,800

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 2019 at 94,600. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Bremerton according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Bremerton is at a new high of 120,009.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Bremerton, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 94,300 -300 120,009 970
January 2019 94,600 600 119,039 513
December 2018 94,000 100 118,526 917
November 2018 93,900 300 117,609 445
October 2018 93,600 0 117,164 650
September 2018 93,600 400 116,514 827
August 2018 93,200 -100 115,687 40
July 2018 93,300 0 115,647 -249
June 2018 93,300 200 115,896 19
May 2018 93,100 200 115,877 554
April 2018 92,900 0 115,323 -80
March 2018 92,900 400 115,403 194