San Diego employment continues to increase as total non-farm employment grew by 42,400 jobs, or 3.1 percent year-over-year. August’s jobs report displays that the growth trend is stable and jobs continue to be created in the market.
Professional and business services recorded the greatest year-over gain with 11,500 jobs, followed by educational and health services increasing by 8,000 jobs. Between the two sectors a total of 19,500 jobs were added since August 2014. Conversely, other services was the only sector to suffer a loss in employment, losing a total of 800 jobs year-over-year.
Please note that all charts and graphs reflect the most up-to-date data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics employment data.
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