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Prescott, Arizona Job Growth

There were 67,400 jobs in Prescott, Arizona in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 103,155 employed persons for the month. Prescott added 600 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 342 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Prescott job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 67,400 +600 +4,700
CPS 103,155 +342 +5,395

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

Prescott, Arizona Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Prescott 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 Prescott, Arizona

CES employment for Prescott in July 2021 is at a new high of 67,400.

CPS employment in July 2021 for Prescott is at a new high of 103,155.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Prescott, Arizona Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 67,400 600 103,155 342
June 2021 66,800 500 102,813 141
May 2021 66,300 500 102,672 265
April 2021 65,800 -100 102,407 332
March 2021 65,900 400 102,075 241
February 2021 65,500 0 101,834 -115
January 2021 65,500 1,099 101,949 550
December 2020 64,400 300 101,399 325
November 2020 64,099 -100 101,074 408
October 2020 64,200 400 100,666 563
September 2020 63,800 300 100,103 903
August 2020 63,500 800 99,200 1,440