Department of Numbers

Prescott, Arizona Job Growth

There were 69,900 jobs in Prescott, Arizona in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 104,472 employed persons for the month. Prescott added 400 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 337 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Prescott job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 69,900 +400 +3,500
CPS 104,472 +337 +2,604

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 September 2022 is at a new high of 69,900.

CPS employment in September 2022 for Prescott is at a new high of 104,472.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Prescott, Arizona Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 69,900 400 104,472 337
August 2022 69,500 700 104,135 271
July 2022 68,800 500 103,864 -156
June 2022 68,300 100 104,020 -179
May 2022 68,200 100 104,199 -21
April 2022 68,100 100 104,220 65
March 2022 68,000 -100 104,155 393
February 2022 68,100 -400 103,762 560
January 2022 68,500 500 103,202 695
December 2021 68,000 500 102,507 -49
November 2021 67,500 300 102,556 122
October 2021 67,200 800 102,434 566