California Economy and Taxes

July 2022 Jobs Report August 22, 2022

California added 84,800 jobs in July, about twice the level of recent months. Job gains for June were revised upward as well, from 19k to 37k.

December 2018 Jobs Report January 23, 2019

We discuss California's December 2018 jobs report.

November 2018 Jobs Report December 28, 2018

We discuss California's November 2018 jobs report.

October 2018 Jobs Report November 20, 2018

We discuss California's October 2018 jobs report.

September 2018 Jobs Report October 30, 2018

We discuss California's September 2018 jobs report.

August 2018 Jobs Report September 24, 2018

We discuss California's August 2018 jobs report. 

July 2018 State Jobs Report August 22, 2018

We discuss California's July 2018 jobs report.

June 2018 State Jobs Report July 27, 2018

California's Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released California's June 2018 state jobs report on July 20, 2018. 

October 2017 State Jobs Report December 1, 2017

California's Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released California's October 2017 state jobs report on November 17, 2017.

August 2017 State Jobs Report September 15, 2017

Nonfarm payroll jobs declined in August, as growth in the labor force contributed to a rise in the state's jobless rate.

April 2017 State Jobs Report May 31, 2017

Federal and state labor agencies released California's April 2017 state jobs report on May 19. Additional information on metropolitan area jobs was released by the federal government on May 31.

January 2017 State Jobs Report March 9, 2017

We examine the January 2017 California state jobs report, released by the Employment Development Department on March 3, 2017.

Recap: December 2016 State Jobs Report March 3, 2017

We recap the key data from the December 2016 California jobs report, which was released on January 20, 2017.

October 2016 State Jobs Report December 1, 2016

We recap the October 2016 state jobs data, which was released in November.

September 2016 Jobs Report November 5, 2016

We discuss data from the September 2016 state and metro area jobs report, most of which was released during the month of October.