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Yuma, Arizona Job Growth

There were 58,400 jobs in Yuma, Arizona in March 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 83,326 employed persons for the month. Yuma lost 0 jobs in March 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 398 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yuma job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 58,400 0 +1,800
CPS 83,326 +398 +2,313

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

Yuma, Arizona Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Yuma peaked in February 2020 at 58,900. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Yuma according to the employer survey. From a trough of 53,000 in April 2020, Yuma has gained 5,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in March 2022 for Yuma is at a new high of 83,326.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2022

Yuma, Arizona Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2022 58,400 0 83,326 398
February 2022 58,400 200 82,928 370
January 2022 58,200 -300 82,558 298
December 2021 58,500 0 82,260 -23
November 2021 58,500 -200 82,283 16
October 2021 58,700 -100 82,267 136
September 2021 58,800 0 82,131 196
August 2021 58,800 200 81,935 210
July 2021 58,600 900 81,725 207
June 2021 57,700 400 81,518 182
May 2021 57,300 200 81,336 173
April 2021 57,100 500 81,163 150