Flagstaff, Arizona Job Growth
There were 67,700 jobs in Flagstaff, Arizona in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 72,006 employed persons for the month. Flagstaff lost 500 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 260 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Flagstaff 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.
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Flagstaff 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 Flagstaff, Arizona
CES employment for Flagstaff peaked in August 2018 at 69,300. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,900 in April 2020, Flagstaff has gained 11,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in April 2022 for Flagstaff is at a new high of 72,006.
Employment: CES, CPS
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment History