Los Angeles has recovered 28% of its lost jobs from the nadir of the pandemic. This corresponds to a net decline of 10.4% from the previous peak of Q1 2020 which ranks in the bottom five of the largest 51 metros and worse than the US net decline of 5.6%. Los Angeles is expected to see job growth of 2.5% in 2021, and 7.1% in 2022 and is expected to recover all of its lost jobs in Q3 2022. Los Angeles is expected to see average annual job growth of 0.7% from 2023 to 2025 which ranks 23rd of 51 metros. With its large film sector, theme parks, and tourism sector, Los Angeles suffered more than most metros and is expected to recover at a moderate rate.
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