Department of Numbers

Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington Job Growth

There were 93,900 jobs in Bremerton, Washington in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 125,365 employed persons for the month. Bremerton added 300 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 254 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bremerton job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 93,900 +300 +1,600
CPS 125,365 -254 +2,087

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 2,900 jobs have been lost in Bremerton according to the employer survey. From a trough of 85,300 in April 2020, Bremerton has gained 8,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 126,134 for Bremerton in May 2022. 769 jobs have been lost in Bremerton since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Bremerton, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 93,900 300 125,365 -254
August 2022 93,600 -300 125,619 -272
July 2022 93,900 100 125,891 -168
June 2022 93,800 0 126,059 -75
May 2022 93,800 -600 126,134 118
April 2022 94,400 300 126,016 459
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