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Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth

There were 313,100 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 358,365 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 1,200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 665 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 313,100 +1,200 +8,900
CPS 358,365 +665 +11,974

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

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs, Colorado

CES employment for Colorado Springs in September 2022 is at a new high of 313,100.

CPS employment in September 2022 for Colorado Springs is at a new high of 358,365.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 313,100 1,200 358,365 665
August 2022 311,900 0 357,700 454
July 2022 311,900 700 357,246 541
June 2022 311,200 600 356,705 731
May 2022 310,600 -700 355,974 1,115
April 2022 311,300 500 354,859 1,255
March 2022 310,800 -200 353,604 1,727
February 2022 311,000 800 351,877 1,810
January 2022 310,200 1,800 350,067 2,222
December 2021 308,400 2,100 347,845 -73
November 2021 306,300 1,300 347,918 305
October 2021 305,000 800 347,613 1,222