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The table below provides links to current and historical employment data for California, counties and Metropolitan Areas. These data are also called the Industry Employment – Official Estimates. The current and historical data files are updated on a monthly basis. (Release Schedule) The data are available through August 2017.

To select industry data for selected industries for all geographic areas, use the Industry Employment Data Search Tool

Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
All Areas (compressed, .zip files) Current Month (PDF)
Current Month (Excel)
1990-1999
2000-current
All Areas
Seasonally Adjusted (Definition)
California
Table & Narrative 1990-1999
2000-current
Not Applicable
Selected MSAs Not Applicable 1990-1999
2000-current
Not Applicable
Not Seasonally Adjusted
California Table & Narrative 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Alameda County (part of Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley MD) Current Month (MD) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MD)
2000-current (MD)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MD)
Alpine County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Amador County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Butte County (Chico MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Calaveras County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Colusa County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Contra Costa County (part of Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley MD) Current Month (MD) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MD)
2000-current (MD)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MD)
Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
Del Norte County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
El Dorado County (part of Sacramento-Roseville-Arden Arcade MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Fresno County (Fresno MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Glenn County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Humboldt County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Imperial County (El Centro MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Inyo County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Kern County (Bakersfield MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Kings County (Hanford-Corcoran MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Lake County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
Lassen County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Los Angeles County (Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale MD)
Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Madera County (Madera MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Marin County (San Rafael MD) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Mariposa County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Mendocino County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Merced County (Merced MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Modoc County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Mono County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Monterey County (Salinas MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
Napa County (Napa MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Nevada County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Orange County (Anaheim-Santa Ana--Irvine MD) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Placer County (part of Sacramento-Roseville-Arden Arcade MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Plumas County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Riverside County (part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Sacramento County (part of Sacramento-Roseville-Arden Arcade MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
San Benito County (part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
San Bernardino County (part of Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
San Diego County (San Diego-Carlsbad MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
San Francisco County (part of San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco MD) Current Month (MD) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MD)
2000-current (MD)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MD)
San Joaquin County (Stockton-Lodi MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
San Luis Obispo County (San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
San Mateo County (part of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City MD) Current Month (MD) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MD)
2000-current (MD)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MD)
Santa Barbara County (Santa Maria-Santa Barbara MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Santa Clara County (part of San Jose-Santa Clara-Sunnyvale MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Santa Cruz County (Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Shasta County (Redding MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Sierra County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Siskiyou County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Geographical Areas Current
Month Employment
(Press Release)
Historical
Monthly Data
(Excel)
Historical Annual
Average Data
(Excel)
Solano County (Vallejo-Fairfield MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Sonoma County (Santa Rosa MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Stanislaus County (Modesto MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Sutter County (part of Yuba City MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Tehama County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Trinity County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Tulare County (Visalia-Porterville MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Tuolumne County Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Ventura County (Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura MSA) Current Month 1990-1999
2000-current
1990-2016
Yolo County (part of Sacramento-Roseville-Arden Arcade MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)
Yuba County (part of Yuba City MSA) Current Month (MSA) 1990-1999 (Cnty)
2000-2015 (Cnty)
1990-1999 (MSA)
2000-current (MSA)
1990-2015 (Cnty)
1990-2016 (MSA)

Cnty = County
MD = Metropolitan Division
MSA = Metropolitan Statistical Area

Description of Data Files

Current Month Employment:

Historical Employment Data:

Additional Resources:

How are these estimates developed?
Reliability of State and Area Estimates (Bureau of Labor Statistics Web site)
What is a "Benchmark"?
Hours & Earnings Data
Information on the North American Industry Classification System
Projections of Employment by Industry Data
Size of Business Data