Department of Numbers

Greeley, Colorado Job Growth

There were 101,700 jobs in Greeley, Colorado in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 149,037 employed persons for the month. Greeley added 400 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,297 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greeley job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 101,700 +400 +2,800
CPS 149,037 +1,297 +5,845

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Greeley, Colorado Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greeley 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 Greeley, Colorado

CES employment for Greeley peaked in February 2015 at 102,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Greeley according to the employer survey. From a trough of 98,700 in February 2016, Greeley has gained 3,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Greeley is at a new high of 149,037.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Greeley, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 101,700 400 149,037 1,297
February 2017 101,300 200 147,740 737
January 2017 101,100 700 147,003 585
December 2016 100,400 600 146,418 314
November 2016 99,800 400 146,104 834
October 2016 99,400 100 145,270 866
September 2016 99,300 100 144,404 270
August 2016 99,200 200 144,134 107
July 2016 99,000 100 144,027 210
June 2016 98,900 200 143,817 255
May 2016 98,700 -200 143,562 322
April 2016 98,900 0 143,240 48