Salt Lake City, Utah Job Growth
There were 705,900 jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 623,210 employed persons for the month. Salt Lake City lost 1,600 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,294 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Salt Lake City job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Salt Lake City, Utah Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, Utah
CES employment for Salt Lake City peaked in November 2016 at 707,500. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Salt Lake City according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Salt Lake City is at a new high of 623,210.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salt Lake City, Utah Employment History