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Prescott, Arizona Job Growth

There were 66,600 jobs in Prescott, Arizona in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 103,706 employed persons for the month. Prescott lost 0 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 388 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Prescott job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 66,600 0 +700
CPS 103,706 +388 +1,818

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 2019 is at a new high of 66,600.

CPS employment in October 2019 for Prescott is at a new high of 103,706.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2019

Prescott, Arizona Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2019 66,600 0 103,706 388
September 2019 66,600 300 103,318 488
August 2019 66,300 -200 102,830 296
July 2019 66,500 100 102,534 484
June 2019 66,400 700 102,050 275
May 2019 65,700 100 101,775 -108
April 2019 65,600 0 101,883 -197
March 2019 65,600 0 102,080 48
February 2019 65,600 -300 102,032 -46
January 2019 65,900 -100 102,078 163
December 2018 66,000 -200 101,915 -14
November 2018 66,200 300 101,929 41