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Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington Job Growth

There were 92,400 jobs in Bremerton, Washington in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 115,119 employed persons for the month. Bremerton added 100 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 336 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bremerton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 92,400 +100 +2,400
CPS 115,119 +336 +3,103

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 in February 2018 is at a new high of 92,400.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 118,592 for Bremerton in July 2008. 3,473 jobs have been lost in Bremerton since then according to the household survey. From a May 2013 low of 104,877, Bremerton has added 10,242 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Bremerton, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 92,400 100 115,119 336
January 2018 92,300 200 114,783 352
December 2017 92,100 700 114,431 -807
November 2017 91,400 100 115,238 -523
October 2017 91,300 300 115,761 722
September 2017 91,000 100 115,039 717
August 2017 90,900 200 114,322 -282
July 2017 90,700 -400 114,604 1,044
June 2017 91,100 400 113,560 1,372
May 2017 90,700 300 112,188 -320
April 2017 90,400 300 112,508 854
March 2017 90,100 100 111,654 -362