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Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth

There were 302,100 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in September 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 346,545 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 300 jobs in September 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,259 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 302,100 +300 +9,800
CPS 346,545 +1,259 +9,109

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 2019 is at a new high of 302,100.

CPS employment in September 2019 for Colorado Springs is at a new high of 346,545.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2019

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2019 302,100 300 346,545 1,259
August 2019 301,800 1,000 345,286 1,222
July 2019 300,800 2,200 344,064 1,342
June 2019 298,600 1,100 342,722 1,385
May 2019 297,500 900 341,337 605
April 2019 296,600 300 340,732 464
March 2019 296,300 1,000 340,268 953
February 2019 295,300 1,500 339,315 755
January 2019 293,800 -1,900 338,560 206
December 2018 295,700 700 338,354 -61
November 2018 295,000 100 338,415 173
October 2018 294,900 2,600 338,242 806