Boulder, Colorado Job Growth
There were 191,400 jobs in Boulder, Colorado in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 185,475 employed persons for the month. Boulder added 3,000 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,888 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boulder 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.
Boulder, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Boulder 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 Boulder, Colorado
CES employment for Boulder in February 2018 is at a new high of 191,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 186,108 for Boulder in December 2017. 633 jobs have been lost in Boulder since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 183,587, Boulder has added 1,888 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Boulder, Colorado Employment History