Prescott, Arizona Job Growth
There were 65,700 jobs in Prescott, Arizona in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 100,686 employed persons for the month. Prescott added 299 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,458 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Prescott 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.
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 peaked in July 2018 at 66,200. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Prescott according to the employer survey. From a trough of 65,300 in August 2018, Prescott has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Prescott is at a new high of 100,686.
Employment: CES, CPS
Prescott, Arizona Employment History