Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 300,700 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 344,196 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 1,200 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 401 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs 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.
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 peaked in January 2020 at 304,700. Since then 4,000 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey. From a trough of 265,900 in April 2020, Colorado Springs has gained 34,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 349,044 for Colorado Springs in February 2020. 4,848 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 297,879, Colorado Springs has added 46,317 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History